The Eagles and Huskies are set to face off at 3:00 ET on ESPN+. The Huskies will host the game at Minges Coliseum in Greenville, NC. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 142.5 points, and the Huskies are favored to win at home against the Eagles.
GEORGIA SOUTHERN EAGLES VS NORTHEASTERN HUSKIES BETTING PICK
The Pick: Northeastern Huskies -4.5
This game will be played at Minges Coliseum at 3:00 ET on Tuesday, November 21st.
WHY BET THE NORTHEASTERN HUSKIES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 78-66 in favor of the Huskies.
- Not only will Northeastern pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -4.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 142.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.
Will Georgia Southern Shock Everyone at Minges Coliseum?
Georgia Southern, who are 0-5, are playing their 6th game of the season. In their last ten road games, Georgia Southern has gone 0-10. Heading into their game against Northeastern, Georgia Southern holds an ATS record of 0-5. In their previous ten games, including those from last season, Georgia Southern has gone 3-6-1 vs. the spread.
Looking at their over/under performance through five games, Georgia Southern has an over/under record of 3-2-0, with their games averaging 152.6 points per game on average. When looking at the Eagles’ last three games, their over/under record is 2-1, with their games averaging 74 points per game.
Coming off their recent game, the Georgia Southern offense tallied 64 points in a matchup against East Carolina. Their field goal percentage for the game was 38.6%, and they made 12 threes. Leading the team in scoring is Russel Dean, who is averaging 17 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Jamar Franklin also maintains a PPG average of 10.2 heading into game.
At this time, the Eagles’ defense is positioned 186th in the country, permitting 83.4 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 9.8 threes per game vs. Northeastern. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 41.5%.
Does Northeastern Have What it Takes at Home?
Northeastern comes into their game against Georgia Southern with a 2-3 overall record. The Huskies have a 1-2 record in away games this season, while their record at home is 1-1. Heading into today’s game, Northeastern has a 2-3 ATS record. In their previous five games, they are 3-2 vs. the spread.
So far, Northeastern’s games have averaged 145.6 points per game with the average over/under line being 138.3 points. The Huskies have an over/under record of 1-2 in their last three games, with their games averaging 71 points per game.
In their latest game, Northeastern offense put up 77 points against Kennesaw State. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 50% and made 2 threes. Offensively, the Huskies hold a season-long field goal percentage of 44%, placing them 165th in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 288th in terms of percentage and 281st in three-pointers made.
Coming into today’s game, the Northeastern defense is giving up an average of 74.4 points per contest. Northeastern’s three-point defense is currently 60th in the country at 7.8 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 46.0% of their shots vs. Northeastern.