Betting on today’s Tigers and Bulldogs game? Catch the action at Stegeman Coliseum in Athens, GA, as the Bulldogs hosts this showdown at 6:00 ET on SECN. In this Southeastern matchup, Auburn is favored by -7.5 vs. Georgia. The over/under for the game is 151 points.

AUBURN TIGERS VS GEORGIA BULLDOGS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Georgia Bulldogs +7.5

This game will be played at Stegeman Coliseum at 6:00 ET on Saturday, February 24th.

WHY BET THE GEORGIA BULLDOGS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Bulldogs.
  • Not only will Georgia pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +7.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 151 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.

Can the Auburn Offense Score Enough on the Road?

Through 26 games, Auburn has an overall record of 20-6, including a 9-4 mark in Southeastern Conference play. When playing on the road, the Tigers are 7-5, and they are favored in today’s game against Georgia by 7.5 points. This season, Auburn has been favored in 25 of its 26 games, going 20-5.

Over their last 10 games on the road, the Tigers have gone 6-4, and they are coming off a 70-59 loss to Kentucky. For the season, Auburn’s average scoring margin on the road is +9.8 points per game.

As the favorite, Auburn has gone 16-9 vs. the spread this season, including a 3-2 mark in their last 5 games as the favorite. On the road, the Tigers have an ATS record of 7-5 this year and are 6-4 in their last 10 road games vs. the spread.

So far this season, the over/under record for Auburn is 10-16. The average scoring total in their games this year is 149.2 points. Today’s over/under line of 151 is higher than the average OU line in their games (150.7). In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total in those games is 145 points.

Compared to their season average of 82.2 points per game, Auburn struggled in their previous game. Against Kentucky, the Tigers scored 59 points while finishing with a field goal percentage of 30.9%. In terms of offense, the Tigers have a season-long field goal percentage of 46%, putting them 118th in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 259th in percentage and 155th in three-pointers made.

At present, the Tigers’ defense is nationally ranked 55th, allowing 67.0 points per game. In their previous game vs. Kentucky, the Wildcats finished with a field goal percentage of 30% and a total of 70 points vs. Auburn.

Will the Bulldogs Make it Happen at Home?

Georgia is currently on a three-game losing streak at home, but they have a 6-4 record in their last 10 games at home. This season, they are 11-5 at home, and their average scoring margin at home is +4.9 points per game. The Bulldogs are 3-10 this season when they are the underdog, and they are the underdog for the 13th time this season.

So far this season, Georgia has a record of 15-11, and they are 5-8 in Southeastern Conference games. Their average scoring margin on the road is -2.5 points per game, and they have a road record of 4-6. In their last game, the Bulldogs beat Vanderbilt by a score of 76-64.

Georgia’s ATS mark this season is 14-11-1, and they are 7-8-1 against the spread at home this year. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Bulldogs have gone 7-3 vs. the spread.

Georgia’s over/under record this season sits at 12-14 and the average point total in their games is 150.2. Today’s over/under line of 151 is higher than the average OU line in their games (149.5). Over their last three games, the OU record is 2-1 and the average scoring total in those games is 153 points.

In their previous game, the Bulldogs’ offense finished with 76 points, which is right in line with their current average of 76.1 points per contest. Offensively, the Bulldogs have a season long field goal percentage of 43%, which is 264th in the nation. In terms of three-pointers, they are 168th in percentage and 107th in three-pointers made.

So far, the Bulldogs’ defense is ranked 228th in the country at 74.0 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Georgia’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 43.4% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 32.6% this season.