Marquette Vs Georgetown Line & Betting TipsNoah Williams
Two struggling teams will meet this Saturday when the Marquette Golden Eagles take on the Georgetown Hoyas. The college basketball betting line favors Georgetown by 2-points to beat Marquette. Tip-off is this Saturday, February 11th at 12:00 PM ET on FOX from the Verizon Center in the nation’s capital.
Marquette Golden Eagles Vs Georgetown Hoyas Line & Betting Tips
What: Marquette Golden Eagles (15-9) at Georgetown Hoyas (13-12)
When: Saturday, February 11, 2017
Start Time: 12:00 PM ET
Where: Washington, District of Columbia
Stadium: Verizon Center
Spread: Georgetown -2
Watch: FOX Sports
Stream: Fox Sports Go
Listen: Marquette vs Georgetown
Why Bet The Marquette Golden Eagles To Beat The Hoyas
Marquette has lost three of the last four games, including a 68-65 defeat to Butler on Tuesday. They are 15-9 SU and 11-11-1 ATS this season. They average 82.9 points per game (18th) and give up 74.6 points per game (235th).
The Golden Eagles shoot 48.7% from the field (19th) and 42.4% from three-point land (1st). Freshman guard Markus Howard (12.3 PPG & 2.0 APG) and senior center Luke Fischer (12.1 PPG & 6.4 RPG) lead this team in scoring. Fischer led the way shooting 9-14 from the field for 19 points in the loss to the Bulldogs.
"I thought our guys played with more urgency in the second half. I think that helps your defense," coach Steve Wojciechowski said. "The story of this game was our offense wasn’t where it needs to be in order to win a game like this."
Marquette averages 33.6 rebounds per game (291st), and 7.62 steals. They have a +8.26 point differential. Fischer leads the team with 6.4 rebounds per game and Jajuan Johnson is tops with 2.0 steals.
Why Bet The Georgetown Hoyas To Beat The Golden Eagles
Georgetown has lost their last two games, including a 75-64 defeat to the Villanova Wildcats. They are 13-12 SU and 9-14-1 ATS this season. They average 75.5 points per game (131st) and allow 71.6 points per game (166th).
The Hoyas shoot 46.27% from the field (89th) and 36.3% from three-point land (126th). Senior guard Rodney Pryor (18.2 PPG & 5.0 RPG) and junior guard L.J. Peak (16.4 PPG & 4.0 RPG) are the two stars on this team. Peak scored 21 points in the loss to Villanova.
Georgetown averages 35.7 rebounds per game (194th) and 5.64 steals. They have a +3.88 point differential this season. Pryor is the team’s leader with 5.0 rebounds per game and Peak is tops with 1.1 steals.
If You Still Can’t Decide Who To Bet On:
- Marquette is 5-3 ATS in their last 8 games on the road
- Georgetown is 4-10 ATS in their last 14 games at home
- Georgetown is 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games inside the Conference
Marquette Vs Georgetown Betting Tip
This game is a crap-shoot and in scenarios such as these, I pick the home team.