The Georgetown Hoyas (4-2) will be at home in Capital One Arena when they meet the UNCG Spartans (5-2). Tip-off is scheduled for 2 p.m. ET on Saturday, November 30, 2019.
UNCG Spartans at Georgetown Hoyas ATS Preview
In the Spartans’ last game, they were victorious over the VMI Keydets, 74-63. Isaiah Miller was the top scorer from either team with 23 points on 9-for-20 shooting. UNCG dominated every stat category in the game. They had an extraordinary offensive rebounding percentage of 35.5 (above their season average of 32.0) and a free throw rate of 0.315 (above their season average of 0.138). VMI was 20.0 and 0.192, respectively, for those same stats.
The Hoyas are hoping for a better outcome after their 81-73 loss to the No. 1 Duke Blue Devils in their last matchup. Omer Yurtseven was Georgetown’s leading scorer with 21 points on 9-for-13 shooting. Duke had an offensive rebounding percentage of 46.3 (above their season average of 40.8). Georgetown, meanwhile, had an effective field goal percentage of 0.564 (above their season average of 0.498).
It will be a matchup of contrasting paces as the up-and-down Hoyas will look to push the slower-paced Spartans. Dating back to last season, the Hoyas rank 18th in possessions per game while the Spartans are 181st. Also, the Spartans rank 48th in turnover percentage (16.7 percent), while the Hoyas rank 295th in opponents’ turnover percentage (17.2 percent).
UNCG Spartans at Georgetown Hoyas Free Prediction
Prediction: SU Winner – UNCG, ATS Winner – UNCG, O/U – Over
Betting Notes (2018-Present):
UNCG ranks 104th in three pointers allowed per game (21.2) while Georgetown ranks 288th (25.6).