Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Eagles versus the Owls? Tip off is at at 5:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN+. The game will be played at Minges Coliseum in Greenville, NC. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 146.5 points, and the Owls are favored to win at home against the Eagles.
GEORGIA SOUTHERN EAGLES VS KENNESAW STATE OWLS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Kennesaw State Owls -5
This game will be played at Minges Coliseum at 5:00 ET on Sunday, November 19th.
WHY BET THE KENNESAW STATE OWLS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 79-64 in favor of the Owls.
- Not only will Kennesaw State pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 146.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.
Can the Eagles Lock in a Road Win?
Georgia Southern is getting ready to play their fourth game of the season and currently have a 0-3 record. In their last five road games, which includes games from last year, Georgia Southern has gone 0-5. As of today’s game, Georgia Southern has a 0-3 record against the spread this season. Looking back at their previous ten games, including those from the last season, Georgia Southern’s ATS record stands at 5-5.
Through three games, Georgia Southern has an over/under record of 2-1-0 with their games averaging a combined 143 points per game so far. The Eagles’ last five games have finished with a combined 61 points per game and an over/under record of 2-3.
The Georgia Southern offense is coming off a game in which they scored 68 points vs. Jacksonville. Overall their field goal percentage was 33.3% while connecting on 9 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Deuce Dean who comes into today’s matchup averaging 17. Russel Dean also heads into the game with a PPG average of 17.
The Eagles’ defense is presently ranked 156th nationally, allowing an average of 79.7 points per contest. The Georgia Southern defense is coming off a game in which they gave up a total of 85 points and allowed Jacksonville to connect on 9 threes.
Can Kennesaw State Live Up to the Hype at Home?
Kennesaw State heads into today’s game against Georgia Southern with a 1-1 record. In their previous three games as the favorites, they are 3-0. In terms of the spread, Kennesaw State holds a 1-1 record this season. Taking into account the previous ten games, including those from the previous year, Kennesaw State has gone 6-3 vs. the spread.
In two games, Kennesaw State comes in with an over/under mark of 1-1-0, with their games averaging 150 points per game. When looking at the Owls’ last three games, their over/under record is 0-2, with their games averaging 87 points per game.
Coming off their recent game, the Kennesaw State offense tallied 67 points in a matchup against Florida State. Their field goal percentage for the game was 31.9%, and they made 4 threes. Coming into the game, the Owls offense has strugled with their outside shot this season, hitting threes at a rate of just 27%. On average, they get up 36.7 three-point attempts per game and are averaging 13 made free-throws.
Kennesaw State’s defense has been playing well, ranking 54th nationally, with 65.0 points allowed per game. So far, the Kennesaw State defense is giving up an average of 10.7 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 13.3 times per game (435th).