Don’t miss out on the NCAA showdown between the Bulldogs and Tigers. The game is starting at 6:30 ET on SECN, and it’s hosted by the Tigers at Neville Arena in Auburn, AL. Get ready to place your bets! The over/under for this game is set at 151 points, and Auburn is favored by -16 vs. Georgia in a Southeastern conference matchup.

GEORGIA BULLDOGS VS AUBURN TIGERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Georgia Bulldogs +16

This game will be played at Neville Arena at 6:30 ET on Saturday, March 9th.

WHY BET THE GEORGIA BULLDOGS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Tigers.
  • Even though we have Auburn winning straight-up, we like Georgia at +16.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 151 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Do the Bulldogs Have a Shot at a Road Win?

Georgia comes into tonight’s game as a +16 underdog. They have gone 3-13 as the underdog this season, and they are 16-14 overall. The Bulldogs have gone 6-11 in Southeastern Conference play and 10-3 outside of the conference.

On the road, Georgia has gone 4-7, and their average scoring margin is -2.4. In their last game, the Bulldogs defeated Ole Miss by a score of 69-66. Over their last 10 road games, Georgia has gone 4-6.

Georgia has been a strong bet on the road this season, going 8-3 vs. the spread away from home. Their overall ATS record this year is 16-13-1. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Bulldogs are 5-5 vs. the spread.

Georgia’s over/under record this season is 13-17 and today’s line of 151 is higher than the average OU line in their games (149.6). So far, 15 of their games have had a lower over/under line than 151. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 130 points and their OU record in that span is 0-3.

The Georgia offense is coming off a game in which they scored 69 points vs. Ole Miss. Overall their field goal percentage was 43.9% while connecting on 4 threes. Noah Thomasson is leading the team in scoring at 12.8 points per contest. Jabri Abdur-Rahim has also been a key contributor with a PPG average of 12.2 going into the game.

Coming into today’s game, the Georgia defense is giving up an average of 74.2 points per contest. The Georgia defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 66 points and allowed Ole Miss to connect on 4 threes.

Will the Auburn Defense Show Up at Home?

After winning their last game against Missouri by a score of 101-74, Auburn comes into this matchup with a record of 23-7. At home, the Tigers have gone 14-1 this season, and over their last ten games at home, they have gone 9-1. So far this season, Auburn has been favored in 28 of their 30 games, and they have a record of 23-5 as the favorite.

On the other side, Georgia has gone 12-15 this season, including a record of 5-10 on the road. Over their last five games, the Bulldogs have gone 2-3, and they come into this game as 16-point underdogs. So far this season, Georgia has been the underdog in 17 of their 27 games, and they have gone 2-15 in those games.

When looking at Auburn’s ATS record this season, they have gone 19-11. At home, their ATS record is 10-5. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, Auburn has gone 7-3 vs. the spread. In their last 3 home games, the Tigers have gone 2-1 ATS.

So far this season, Auburn’s over/under record is 13-17 and today’s line of 151 is very close to the average over/under line in their games this year of 150.6. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 163 points and their OU record over their last 10 games is 6-4.

Auburn’s offense had a good outing, putting up 101 points against Missouri. They achieved a 52.3% field goal percentage and went 25/29 from the free-throw line. The team’s top scorer is Johni Broome, who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 16.4, while Jaylin Williams also maintains a PPG average of 12.9 leading up to the game.

Coming into today’s game, the Auburn defense is giving up an average of 68.2 points per contest. In today’s game vs. Georgia, the Auburn defense will be looking to do a better job avoiding putting opponents on the line. In their last game, Auburn made 31 free-throws vs. the Tigers.