Georgia vs Auburn Predictions, Picks, Tips, 1/11/2020
Game: Georgia Bulldogs vs Auburn Tigers
Date: Saturday, January 11, 2020
Location: Auburn Arena in Auburn, AL
TV: ESPN, ESPN2
Odds/Point Spread: Auburn -10.5
The Georgia Bulldogs travel to Auburn Arena to play the Auburn Tigers on Saturday, January 11, 2020. The opening line for this matchup has Auburn as 10.5 point favorites.
Georgia heads into this matchup with a mark of 10-4. They currently have a point differential of 6.6 as they are averaging 80.0 points per contest while giving up 73.4 per game. Auburn has an overall record of 14-0. They are averaging 82.1 points per game and surrendering 66.7, good for a point differential of 15.4.
Valuable Georgia Bulldogs Betting Trends
The Georgia Bulldogs are 7-7-0 against the spread
The Georgia Bulldogs are 9-5-0 against the over/under
Important Auburn Tigers Betting Trends
The Auburn Tigers are 7-7-0 against the spread
The Auburn Tigers are 6-8-0 against the over/under
Key Georgia Bulldogs Injuries
12/21/19 F Amanze Ngumezi Left Team is out for season
12/09/19 G Jordan Harris Suspension is out indefinitely
Key Auburn Tigers Injuries
No key injuries to report
Rayshaun Hammonds averages 13.7 points per game in 25.7 minutes per contest. He averages 1.5 assists per contest and 8.7 rebounds per game. His field goal percentage is 47% for the year while his free throw percentage is 68%. Anthony Edwards comes into this contest averaging 18.7 points per game while playing 29.6 minutes per night. He pulls down 4.9 rebounds per game and dishes out 3.1 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 43% while his free throw percentage is at 75%.
Isaac Okoro averages 13.6 points per game and he sees the court an average of 29.9 minutes per contest. He also averages 4.9 rebounds per contest and 1.9 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 58% and his free throw percentage is 67%. Samir Doughty averages 15.6 points per game while playing 32.0 minutes per contest. He grabs 3.9 rebounds per game and has 2.5 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 43% and his free throw percentage is at 77%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Bulldogs allow 73.4 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 278th in Division 1. They also allow a 43% shooting percentage and a 33% average from behind the arc, ranking them 209th and 199th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 37.1 rebounds a game which ranks 267th, and they give up 12.8 assists per contest which puts them in 201st place in the NCAA. They force 15.1 turnovers per game which ranks them 244th in the nation. Georgia averages 80.0 points per contest this season, which ranks them 23rd in the country. Their average scoring margin is 6.6 and their shooting percentage is 47% as a team, which has them ranked 54th. Behind the arc they shoot 31% which is good for 293rd in D-1. They average 41.5 rebounds per game and 15.6 assists per contest, which ranks them 10th and 47th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 42nd with 15.5 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Tigers surrender 66.7 points per contest, which ranks them 123rd in the NCAA. Their defense allows a 40% shooting percentage and a 31% average from 3-point range, ranking them 93rd and 77th in those defensive statistics. They rank 32nd with 10.1 assists allowed per contest, and 177th with 35.3 rebounds surrendered per game. The Tigers are 213th in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 14.6 per game. Auburn is 11th in the country with 82.1 points per game this year. They are 78th in the D-1 in shooting at 46%, while their average scoring margin is 15.4. They shoot 32% from 3-point range, which is good for 243rd in the nation. They are 8th in the country in rebounding with 42.1 boards per game and 127th in assists per contest with 14.1. The Tigers are 240th in turnovers per game with 12.9.
The Bulldogs are 102nd in the nation in offensive rating with 105.4. In terms of pace they are 30th in the country with 74.6 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 52% is 97th. As a team they are 128th in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 55% and they shoot 3-pointers on 36% of their shots, ranking 212th in Division 1. Georgia is 135th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 17.4 times per 100 possessions.
Auburn is 299th in the country in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 14.9 times per 100 possessions. The Tigers have an offensive rating of 113.1, which is ranked 10th. They are 98th in D-1 in pace with 71.9 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 53% is 78th. As a unit they are 74th in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 56% and they shoot 3-pointers on 42% of their shot attempts, ranking 68th in the country.
Who will win tonight's Georgia/Auburn college basketball game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take Auburn -10.5
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