|Written by Mike|
Bet on NCAABLet's take a look at some NCAA basketball action for Saturday night, as the Georgetown Hoyas take on the Providence Friars. The game at the Dunkin' Donuts Center is scheduled to tip off at 12:00 PM ET. Currently, Providence is favored to win this game at home.
The Friars are 18-7 SU and 13-11 ATS overall this year. They are 10-4 at home, and 14 of their games have gone OVER the line, with the other 10 all going UNDER. They are coming off of a 96-91 loss in overtime to Marquette, where they lost against the spread as -1 point road favorites. The total went OVER the 144 ½ point line set by the sportsbook for that game.
Georgetown is 6-13 ATS coming off of a SU win, and 1-4 ATS against Big East Conference teams. They are 1-5 ATS overall recently, and 0-5 ATS against teams with a winning record overall.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of their last 6 games against the Big East, and OVER in 4 of their last 5 games overall. The total has gone UNDER in 4 of their last 5 games on Saturday.
Providence is 9-2 ATS at home against teams with a losing record on the road, and 9-3 ATS coming off of a loss spreadwise. They are 1-4 ATS at home lately, and 1-4 ATS overall recently. They are 1-4 ATS against opponents from the Big East.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of their last 5 home games, and OVER in 18 of their last 24 games on Saturday. The total has gone UNDER in 5 of their last 7 games coming off of a SU loss.
Between these teams, Georgetown is 1-4 ATS lately, while the road team is 10-4 ATS in this series. The total has gone UNDER in all 7 of their recent matchups at Providence.
They last met on January 30, 2016, when Providence won 73-69, and won against the spread as 2 ½ point road underdogs. The total went OVER the 138 point line set by sports betting sites in that matchup.
For Saturday afternoon's game, betting odds list Providence as -4 point home favorites. The over/under is set at 144 points. On the moneyline, Georgetown is a +160, with Providence listed at -180.