Wednesday, January 20, 2016
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The Georgia Bulldogs travel to Mizzou Arena to play the Missouri Tigers on Wednesday, January 20, 2016. The opening line for this game has Georgia as 2.5 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 134.
The Bulldogs come into this game with an overall record of 9-6 and a road record of 0-3. They are 7-8 against the spread and their over/under record is 8-7. The Tigers have an overall record of 8-9 and a home record of 8-2. They have an over/under record of 9-5 and they are 8-5 against the spread.
Yante Maten comes into this contest averaging 15.9 points per game while playing 29.3 minutes per night so far this season for the Bulldogs. He pulls down 7.4 rebounds per game and dishes out 0.9 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 53% while his free throw percentage is currently at 77%. J.J. Frazier averages 15 points per game in 30.2 minutes per contest this season. He averages 4.1 assists per contest and 4.9 rebounds per game for Georgia. His field goal percentage is 42% for the year while his free throw percentage is 85%.
Kevin Puryear averages 11.6 points per game while playing 24.2 minutes per contest this year for the Tigers. He grabs 4.5 rebounds per game and has 0.5 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 50% and his free throw percentage currently is at 82%. Wes Clark averages 10.6 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 25.7 minutes per contest. He also averages 2.8 rebounds per contest and 3.1 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 41% and his free throw percentage is 78%.
Georgia averages 70.1 points per contest this season which ranks them 212th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 2.9 and their shooting percentage is 44% as a team which has them ranked 160th. Behind the arc they shoot 37% which is good for 81st in the country. They average 37.5 rebounds per game and 13.4 assists per game which ranks them 111th and 163rd in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 285th with 14.2 per game. The Bulldogs allow 67.2 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 71st in the nation. They also allow a 38% shooting percentage and a 30% average from behind the arc ranking them 12th and 17th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 36 rebounds a game which ranks 176th and they give up 10.6 assists per contest which puts them in 22nd place in the country. They force 11.7 turnovers per game which ranks them 272nd in the Division 1.
Missouri averages 69.3 points per game this year which ranks them 231st in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is -0.4 and their shooting percentage is 43% as a team which has them sitting in the 173rd spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 32% which is good for 257th in the nation. They average 34.9 rebounds per game and 12.1 assists per contest which ranks them 236th and 244th respectively. In the turnover department the Tigers rank 116th with 12.2 per game. The Tigers allow 69.6 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 122nd in the country. They also allow a 41% shooting percentage and a 34% average from behind the arc ranking them 91st and 158th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 35.2 rebounds a game which ranks 135th and they give up 12.6 assists per contest which puts them in 135th place in the nation. The Tigers force 12.1 turnovers per game which ranks them 237th in college basketball.
Georgia Bulldogs Betting Trends
The Georgia Bulldogs are 7-8 against the spread
The Georgia Bulldogs are 8-7 against the over/under
Missouri Tigers Betting Trends
The Missouri Tigers are 8-5 against the spread
The Missouri Tigers are 9-5 against the over/under
Georgia Bulldogs Injuries
11/20/15 G Juwan Parker Achilles out for season
Missouri Tigers Injuries
11/14/15 G Matravian Payne Academics has left team
Tony's Pick: Take Georgia
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