Creighton at Georgetown 1/21/19 - College Basketball Picks & Predictions
The Creighton Bluejays visit Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C. on Monday to play the Georgetown Hoyas. The Bluejays fell to 10-8 on the season with an 81-66 loss to St. John’s on Wednesday. Marcus Zegarowski led the Bluejays in the loss with 17 points. Creighton has lost each of its last four and are 1-4 in the Big East.
Georgetown fell to 12-6 following its 74-71 loss to Marquette on Tuesday. The Hoyas were led in the loss by Mac McClung with 24 points and Jessie Govan with 14 points and nine boards. Trey Mourning played for Georgetown for the first time since December 18 when he suffered a concussion.
Ty-Shon Alexander leads the Bluejays in scoring and is second in assists with averages of 17.0 points and 2.8 assists per game. Martin Krampelj leads the team in rebounding with an average of 6.2 per game, while Mitch Ballock is the assists leader with an average of 3.6 per game. Creighton is shooting 50.7% from the field and 43.0% from 3-point territory.
Jessie Govan leads the Hoyas in scoring and is second in rebounding with averages of 19.7 points and 8.0 rebounds per game. Josh LeBlanc is the leader in rebounds with an average of 8.0 per game. James Akinjo is the assists leader with an average of 4.9 per game. Georgetown is shooting 45.4% from the field and 36.6% from 3-point territory.
Creighton is having its problems of late. The Bluejays have failed to cover 8 of the last 10 on the road, 12 of the last 15 following a loss ATS and 9 of the last 11 on the road against a team with a home winning percentage above .600. Georgetown has covered the number in 12 of its last 17 on Monday. Final Score Prediction, Georgetown Hoyas win in high soc8nf over game 86-82.