Tuesday, January 12, 2016
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The George Washington Colonials travel to Mullins Center to play the UMass Minutemen on Tuesday, January 12, 2016. The opening line for this game has George Washington as 5 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 144.
The Colonials come into this game with an overall record of 13-3 and a road record of 2-2. They are 7-6 against the spread and their over/under record is 5-8. The Minutemen have an overall record of 8-7 and a home record of 5-3. They have an over/under record of 5-4 and they are 3-6 against the spread.
Tyler Cavanaugh comes into this contest averaging 16.6 points per game while playing 28.6 minutes per night so far this season for the Colonials. He pulls down 7.3 rebounds per game and dishes out 1.4 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 54% while his free throw percentage is currently at 85%. Patricio Garino averages 12.1 points per game in 29.2 minutes per contest this season. He averages 1.8 assists per contest and 4.6 rebounds per game for George Washington. His field goal percentage is 48% for the year while his free throw percentage is 69%.
Trey Davis averages 18.7 points per game while playing 33.4 minutes per contest this year for the Minutemen. He grabs 3.9 rebounds per game and has 2.9 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 40% and his free throw percentage currently is at 82%. Donte Clark averages 18.1 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 31.9 minutes per contest. He also averages 4.1 rebounds per contest and 2.4 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 42% and his free throw percentage is 75%.
George Washington averages 75.9 points per contest this season which ranks them 97th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 9.3 and their shooting percentage is 46% as a team which has them ranked 80th. Behind the arc they shoot 34% which is good for 170th in the country. They average 38.5 rebounds per game and 14.3 assists per game which ranks them 86th and 106th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 46th with 11.3 per game. The Colonials allow 66.6 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 60th in the nation. They also allow a 41% shooting percentage and a 30% average from behind the arc ranking them 65th and 29th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 32.9 rebounds a game which ranks 49th and they give up 11.1 assists per contest which puts them in 47th place in the country. They force 12.1 turnovers per game which ranks them 250th in the Division 1.
UMass averages 77.9 points per game this year which ranks them 71st in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is 0.3 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a team which has them sitting in the 111th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 35% which is good for 150th in the nation. They average 36.8 rebounds per game and 13.9 assists per contest which ranks them 145th and 131st respectively. In the turnover department the Minutemen rank 137th with 12.5 per game. The Minutemen allow 77.7 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 280th in the country. They also allow a 44% shooting percentage and a 31% average from behind the arc ranking them 201st and 41st in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 38.4 rebounds a game which ranks 267th and they give up 15.1 assists per contest which puts them in 281st place in the nation. The Minutemen force 12.9 turnovers per game which ranks them 172nd in college basketball.
George Washington Colonials Betting Trends
The George Washington Colonials are 7-6 against the spread
The George Washington Colonials are 5-8 against the over/under
UMass Minutemen Betting Trends
The UMass Minutemen are 3-6 against the spread
The UMass Minutemen are 5-4 against the over/under
George Washington Colonials Injuries
01/11/16 G Joe McDonald Head injured last game, "?" Tuesday vs. Massachusetts
UMass Minutemen Injuries
01/11/16 G Trey Davis Foot probable Tuesday vs. Geo Washington
01/02/16 F Zach Coleman Knee out indefinitely
Josh's Pick: Take George Washington
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