Georgia State vs. James Madison,
02/14/2012 19:00 EDT,
Score: 67 - 64
Point Spread: -3½/-110 Georgia State
On Tuesday the NCAAB Play is on Georgia St. Game 725 at 7:00 eastern. Georgia St is 13-1 vs teams ranked 200 or higher in the RPI This season and 9-2 with 8 spread wins as a road favorite of 3 or less the past few years. They should be super focused off their surprise loss as a 10 point favorite at home to Delaware in their last game. They are 4-1 ats in lined games after shooting less than 40% last out and 3-0 on the road when the total is 120 to 130. James Madison is a dismal 1-5 straight up and ats when the total is 120 to 130. They have failed to cover in 25 of the last 33 lined home games and are 1-8 ats in that role this season. In games vs teams that are .500 or better they are 0-6 straight up and 1-5 ats. They have lost the last 5 vs teams ranked 100 to 150 in the RPI Standings as well. Look for Georgia St to get the win and cover tonight.
On Tuesday the ACC Play is on Virginia. Game 719 at 7:00 eastern. The Cavaliers are the 34th in the RPI rankings and are taking on a Clemson team that is ranked 174th. Clemson has lost 6 of 7 vs teams ranked in the top 100 and are 0-4 with road loss revenge and 1-7 ats in lined home games. They are coming off a nice road win against Wake Forest in a game where they shot a season high 58% from the field. Things will get much tougher here against a Virginia team that is 11-2 when the total is 119 or less including 4-0 ats on the road since 1997 in that role. The Cavaliers are also 10-2 vs teams ranked 50 to 200 in the RPI rankings. They are 1-2 on Tuesdays, 8-1 after scoring 60 or less and 7-1 vs teams who allow 63 or less points per game. In closely lined games Virginia has been money going 4-0 on the road if the line is +3 to -3. Finally they have responded well in games after shooting less than 40% this season winning 5 of the 6 following games. Look for Virginia to win and cash here tonight.