Georgia Tech vs Pittsburgh Prediction - Basketball PIcks 3/8/23
Pittsburgh Panthers (21-10) vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (15-17)
Game Info: Wednesday, March 8, 2023 at 2:30 pm (Greensboro Coliseum)
Betting Odds: Pittsburgh Panthers -7 -- Over/Under: 143.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets and Pitt Panthers face off on Wednesday in a college basketball showdown in the ACC Tournament at Greensboro Coliseum. When these two teams faced off on February 21st it was Pitt that secured the 76-68 victory.
Georgia Tech Betting Preview
Georgia Tech sits with a 15-17 record and it took a big comeback on Tuesday to even advance to this game. Georgia Tech scored 40 points in the second half against Florida State to secure the 61-60 victory. Miles Kelly had a strong game finishing with 21 points, two rebounds, and one assist. Two games ago against Boston College, they were able to secure the 73-65 victory. Georgia Tech is averaging 69.6 points while their defense is giving up 70.5 points per game. Miles Kelly is averaging 14.2 points while shooting 40.9 percent from the field and 37.8 percent from behind the three point line.
Pitt Betting Preview
On the other side of this matchup is Pitt who sits with a 21-10 record overall but they are coming off a loss in the last game. They were competitive against Miami but couldn’t make enough defensive stops and ended up losing 78-76. They were led by Blake Hinson who finished with 24 points, three rebounds, and two assists. Pitt is averaging 75.9 points while their defense is giving up 69.3 points per game. In this game they are going to need the defense to step up and make life tough on the Georgia Tech offense.
Shane’s Free Pick
Georgia Tech knows to find success in this game they need to slow down the pace and that’s exactly what they are going to do here. Pitt’s defense is giving up 69.3 points and they are going to lockdown the Georgia Tech offense. This game is going to be slow paced and the under is going to cash.