Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Spiders versus the Revolutionaries? Tip off is at at 12:30 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on USA. The game will be played at Charles E. Smith Center in Washington, DC. Richmond come into this Atlantic 10 conference matchup as the -5.5 favorite. The over/under line currently sits at 148 points.

RICHMOND SPIDERS VS GEORGE WASHINGTON REVOLUTIONARIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: George Washington Revolutionaries +5.5

This game will be played at Charles E. Smith Center at 12:30 ET on Saturday, February 17th.

WHY BET THE GEORGE WASHINGTON REVOLUTIONARIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-68 in favor of the Revolutionaries.
  • Not only will George Washington pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +5.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 148 points, and we like the under with a projected 143 points.

Can Richmond Secure a Road Victory?

Richmond has been the favorite in 12 of their 24 games this season, going 11-1 in those matchups. On the road, the Spiders have a record of 4-5 compared to 12-2 at home.

Over their last ten road games, Richmond has gone 5-5, and they are 4-1 in their last five games away from home. In their most recent game, the Spiders lost to Massachusetts by a score of 69-59.

As the favorite this season, Richmond has gone 10-2 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Spiders are 8-2 ATS. On the road this year, Richmond is 5-4 ATS and they have gone 17-6 vs. the spread overall.

Today’s over/under line of 148 for the Richmond Spiders’ game against George Washington is higher than the average over/under line in their games this year (140.1). So far, 15 of their games have finished with less points than today’s OU line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total is 129 points.

The Richmond offense is coming off a game where they scored 59 points against Massachusetts. They posted a field goal percentage of 33.3% and connected on 7 threes. Jordan King led the scoring for the Spiders, contributing 11 points. Additionally, Isaiah Bigelow chipped in with 10 points.

At this time, the Spiders’ defense is positioned 32nd in the country, permitting 65.2 points per game. So far, the Richmond defense is giving up an average of 8.9 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 7.9 times per game (349th).

Can The Revolutionaries Secure a Home Victory?

George Washington will look to snap a seven-game losing streak when they take on Richmond. The Revolutionaries are 14-10 overall, including a 10-5 record at home. As an underdog, George Washington is 4-6 this season.

George Washington’s last game was a 90-67 loss to George Mason. Over their last 10 games at home, the Revolutionaries have gone 6-4. For the season, they have an average scoring margin of +5.1 points per game at home.

As the underdog, George Washington has gone just 4-6 vs. the spread this season. At home, their ATS record is 6-9 and they are 0-3 vs. the spread in their last 3 home games.

Today’s over/under line of 148 for the George Washington game is right in line with their season average of 148.9. So far, 15 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 154 points.

In their latest game, George Washington offense put up 67 points against George Mason. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 40% and made 8 threes. In terms of offense, the Revolutionaries have a season-long field goal percentage of 43%, putting them 253rd in the NCAA. Regarding three-pointers, they are ranked 152nd in percentage and 66th in three-pointers made.

The Revolutionaries’ defense is presently ranked 291st nationally, allowing an average of 77.6 points per contest. So far, the George Washington defense is giving up an average of 10.0 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 12.7 times per game (646th).