Georgetown at St. John's 1/27/19 - NCAA Basketball Picks & Predictions

Game: St. John’s Red Storm vs Georgetown Hoyas
Date & Time: 1/27/2019, 5:00 PM UTC
Latest Odds: SJU -9.5 Total 162.5
TV Channel: FOX

On Sunday, the Georgetown Hoyas visit Madison Square Garden in New York City to play the St. John’s Red Storm. Georgetown fell to 12-7 on the season following its 91-87 loss to Creighton on Monday. The Hoyas were led by Jessie Govan in the loss with 22 points and 12 boards, while James Akinjo handed out 11 assists. All six Big East Conference games for Georgetown have been decided by six or fewer points.

St. John’s fell to 15-4 on the season following its 80-71 loss to Butler last Saturday. The Red Storm were led by Mustapha Heron and Shamorie Ponds with 20 points apiece while Marvin Clark II scored 10. The Red Storm led in the very early part of the game, but trailed for the remainder.
Jessie Govan leads the Hoyas in scoring and rebounding with averages of 19.8 points and 8.2 rebounds per game. James Akinjo is the assists leader with an average of 5.3 per game. Georgetown is shooting 45.6% from the field and 36.9% from 3-point territory.

Shamorie Ponds leads St. John’s in scoring and assists with averages of 20.6 points and 5.7 assists per game. Four other players for the Red Storm are averaging double figures in scoring. LJ Figueroa leads the team in rebounding with an average of 6.9 per game. St. John’s is shooting 47.8% from the field and 39.0% from 3-point territory.

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Betting Trends

Georgetown is 2-8-1 ATS in its last 11 played in the Big East

The OVER has cashed in 5 of the Hoyas last 6 on the road

St. John’s is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 at home

The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Red Storm’s last 5 on Sunday

Free NCAA Basketball Pick: St. John’s Red Storm -9.5

Home court holds a big advantage in this matchup was the home team (St. John’s) covering 10 of the last 14 between the two. St. John’s has covered the number in 7 of the last 11 played in the Big East, while Georgetown has covered just 2 of the last 11 in Big East action. Final Score Prediction, St. John’s Red Storm wins and covers ATS 89-75.

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