Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Revolutionaries and Patriots. The game is starting at 7:00 ET on ESPN+, and it’s hosted by the Patriots at EagleBank Arena in Fairfax, VA. Get ready to place your bets! The odds for this Atlantic 10 conference game currently have George Mason as the -9.5 point favorite with the over/under line sitting at 144 points.
GEORGE WASHINGTON REVOLUTIONARIES VS GEORGE MASON PATRIOTS BETTING PICK
The Pick: George Washington Revolutionaries +9.5
This game will be played at EagleBank Arena at 7:00 ET on Tuesday, February 13th.
WHY BET THE GEORGE WASHINGTON REVOLUTIONARIES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 74-69 in favor of the Patriots.
- Even though we have George Mason winning straight-up, we like George Washington at +9.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 144 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.
Will the Revolutionaries Come Through as Road Underdogs?
George Washington comes into today’s game against George Mason looking to snap a six-game losing streak. The Revolutionaries have struggled in conference play this season, going just 3-7 compared to their 11-2 mark in non-conference action.
On the road, George Washington has gone just 3-4 this season, and they have lost their last three games away from home. For the year, the Revolutionaries have been outscored by an average of 7.0 points per game on the road.
As the underdog, George Washington has gone 4-5 vs. the spread this season. On the road, their ATS record is 3-4 and their last 3 road ATS mark is 0-3. Overall, the Revolutionaries are 9-13 vs. the spread this year.
So far this season, the over/under record for George Washington games is 12-10, and today’s line of 144 is lower than the average OU line in their games (149.1). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 150 points, and their OU record over their last 10 games is 5-5.
Against Loyola Chicago, the George Washington had a tough time putting up points compared to their season average of 79 points per game. They scored 73 points and posted a field goal percentage of 35% in the game. In terms of three-point shooting, the Revolutionaries offense has been good from outside, hitting 35% of their three-pointers on an average of 24.7 attempts per game. Their overall field goal percentage is currently 44%.
The Revolutionaries’ defense is presently ranked 284th nationally, allowing an average of 77.1 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, George Washington’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 39.8% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 31.2% this season.
Will the George Mason Defense Show Up at Home?
George Mason will look to build on their 10-3 home record as they host George Washington as 9.5-point favorites. So far, the Patriots have gone 12-4 as the favorite this season.
Over their last ten games at home, George Mason has gone 8-2, and they are coming off a 57-55 win over Davidson. For the year, the Patriots are 16-8, and they have gone 5-6 in Atlantic 10 play.
George Mason’s ATS record this season is 13-9-1, but they have gone just 4-6 vs. the spread in their last 10 games as the favorite. At home, their ATS mark is 6-6-1 this year and they are 4-5 ATS in their last 10 home games.
Today’s over/under line of 144 is higher than the average over/under line in George Mason’s games this season (140.3). So far, 12 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, their games have averaged 135 points compared to their season average of 140.1.
In their most recent game, the George Mason offense concluded with only 57 points against Davidson. Throughout the game, they made 6/16 three-point attempts and had a field goal percentage of 41.3%. Leading the team in scoring is Keyshawn Hall, who is averaging 17.7 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Darius Maddox also maintains a PPG average of 13.8 heading into game.
George Mason’s defense has been playing well, ranking 65th nationally, with 67.2 points allowed per game. The George Mason defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 55 points and allowed Davidson to connect on 7 threes.