Georgia at Texas A&M 2/12/19 - NCAA Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Georgia Bulldogs vs. Texas A&M Aggies
NCAAB: 7:00 PM EST
Feb. 12, 2019
Latest Odds : TAM -4 Total 147.5
The Georgia Bulldogs visit Reed Arena in College Station, Texas on Tuesday to play the Texas A&M Aggies. The Bulldogs fell to 10-13 on the season following an 80-64 loss to Ole Miss on Saturday. Georgia has lost eight of the last nine overall. Leading scorer Rayshaun Hammonds scored just 10 points prior to fouling out with over five minutes left to play.
Texas A&M improved to 9-13 on the season following its 68-59 win over Missouri on Saturday. The Aggies were led by Wendell Mitchell with 20 points. Texas A&M rallied from a second-half deficit of 12 points to beat the Tigers. The Aggies are just 2-9 in SEC play this season.
Rayshaun Hammonds leads the Bulldogs in scoring with an average of 12.7 points per game. Nicolas Claxton leads Georgia in rebounds with an average of 9.1 per game and is the team leader in assists with an average of 2.1 per game. Georgia is shooting 44.9% from the field and 33.7% from 3-point territory.
Wendell Mitchell is the leading scorer with an average of 12.7 points per game. TJ Starks leads the Aggies in assists with an average of 3.8 per game. Savion Flagg is the third leading scorer and leads the Aggies in rebounding with averages of 11.9 points and 7.5 rebounds per game. Texas A&M is shooting 43.9% from the field and 30.6% from 3-point territory.
Recent Betting Trends:
Georgia is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 on the road
The UNDER has cashed in 16 of the Bulldogs last 23 on the road
Texas AM is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 at home
The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Aggies last 5
Free Betting Pick: UNDER 147.5
This is a battle between two SEC bottom dwellers with both having poor records against the spread. The UNDER is the sound play here. The UNDER has cashed in each of the last 7 games between the two. The UNDER has cashed in 9 of the last 12 Aggies home games and in 23 of the Bulldogs last 33 in SEC play. Final Score Prediction, Texas A&M wins, but our best play is UNDER 73-70.