NCAA Matchups  >>  Georgia Southern Eagles vs. Appalachian State Mountaineers Preview 01/24/2013

The Georgia Southern Eagles and the Appalachian State Mountaineers will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Holmes Convocation Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Mountaineers listed as 6-point favorites versus the Eagles, while the game's total is sitting at 127½.
Georgia Southern was a 70-55 loser in their most recent outing at home against The Citadel. They failed to cover the 10.5-point spread as favorites.
Appalachian State was a 72-68 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Samford. They failed to cover the 2-point spread as favorites.
Georgia Southern:
Team record: 8-11 SU, 7-8 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Appalachian State
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Appalachian State
is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Appalachian State

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Western Carolina are 5-5
After playing The Citadel are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5

Appalachian State:
Team record: 7-10 SU, 10-2 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Georgia Southern
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Georgia Southern
is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing Georgia Southern

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Davidson are 6-4
After playing Samford are 3-5
After a loss are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Georgia Southern at Western Carolina, Saturday, January 26
Appalachian State home to Davidson, Saturday, January 26