The Hoyas and Scarlet Knights are set to face off at 8:30 ET on FS1. The Scarlet Knights will host the game at Jersey Mike’s Arena in Piscataway, NJ. The over/under for this game is set at 133 points, and the Scarlet Knights are the home favorites against the Hoyas in a non-conference matchup.
GEORGETOWN HOYAS VS RUTGERS SCARLET KNIGHTS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Georgetown Hoyas +10
This game will be played at Jersey Mike’s Arena at 8:30 ET on Wednesday, November 15th.
WHY BET THE GEORGETOWN HOYAS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 73-69 in favor of the Scarlet Knights.
- Even though we have Rutgers winning straight-up, we like Georgetown at +10.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 133 points, and we like the over with a projected 142 points.
Can the Hoyas Offense Score Enough in Piscataway?
Today’s showdown against Georgetown, features a Georgetown team with an overall record of 1-1. Over their previous three road games including last year, Georgetown has gone 1-2 on the road. Looking at Georgetown’s ATS performance, they have an ATS record of 1-1 ahead of today’s game. Georgetown’s performance in their last ten games, encompassing the previous season, reflects an ATS record of 4-6.
So far, Georgetown’s games have averaged 143 points per game with the average over/under line being 147 points. When analyzing the Hoyas’ last five games, they have produced a combined average of 67 points per game and an over/under record of 3-2.
The Georgetown offense is coming off a game in which they scored 67 points vs. Holy Cross. Overall their field goal percentage was 36.1% while connecting on 11 threes. Jayden Epps led the scoring for the Hoyas, contributing 22 points. Additionally, Rowan Brumbaugh chipped in with 17 points.
Coming into today’s game, the Georgetown defense is giving up an average of 62.5 points per contest.
Will Rutgers Find a Way to Win at Home?
As they take the floor for the 4th time this season, Georgetown carries an overall record of 2-1. So far, all of the team’s games have been at home. Rutgers’ ATS record currently stands at 1-2 ahead of the game today. Georgetown’s performance in their last ten games, encompassing the previous season, reflects an ATS record of 4-6.
Up to this point, games involving Georgetown have had an average of 122 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 136.8 points. Their over/under record is 0-3-0. The Scarlet Knights’ last five games have culminated with an average of 67 points per game and an over/under record of 1-4.
In their latest game, Georgetown offense put up 66 points against Bryant. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 31.1% and made 4 threes. Aundre Hyatt is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 13.3. Meanwhile, Gavin Griffiths also brings a PPG average of 11.3 into the game.
So far, the Scarlet Knights’ defense is ranked 15th in the country at 56.7 points per contest.