Georgia Tech vs Syracuse: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 27, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 27, 2021

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (12-8) are favored (-4.5) to extend a three-game win streak when they host the Syracuse Orange (13-7) at 12:00 PM ET on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at McCamish Pavilion. The game airs on ACCN. The matchup has an over/under set at 145 points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 27, 2021, 2:19 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Georgia Tech Betting Information

  • Georgia Tech has an 11-9 record ATS this year.
  • When favored by at least 4.5 points, the Yellow Jackets are 2-4 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • In 50% of their games this season (10/20), the Yellow Jackets and their opponents have outscored the set over/under.
  • The Yellow Jackets defeated Virginia Tech 69-53 and covered the spread as 3.5-point underdogs, while falling short of the 136 point total in their last contest on Tuesday. Moses Wright racked up a team-high 26 points in the victory.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Georgia Tech Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Moses Wright 20 16.8 7.7 2.3 1.6 1.8 0.5
Jose Alvarado 20 16.6 3.8 4.2 2.8 0.1 2.1
Michael Devoe 20 14.6 4.2 3.1 1.2 0.2 2.3
Jordan Usher 20 10.5 4.0 2.7 1.5 0.9 1.0
Bubba Parham 19 7.5 2.8 1.7 1.1 0.0 1.5

Syracuse Betting Information

  • Syracuse has generally come up short ATS this season, with a 6-11 record.
  • For the ninth time this season, the Orange are at least a 4.5-point underdog, where they have a record of 2-6 against the spread.
  • Syracuse and its opponents have often hit the over this season, doing so in 52.9% (9) of its 17 games played.
  • The Orange lost 85-71 to Duke in their last contest on Monday. Buddy Boeheim totaled a team-high 21 points in the loss. They failed to cover the spread as 5.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to go over the 148.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Syracuse Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Buddy Boeheim 17 15.6 2.2 2.9 1.5 0.1 2.5
Alan Griffin 20 14.9 6.7 2.1 1.5 1.7 2.1
Quincy Guerrier 20 14.8 9.2 0.9 0.9 1.2 0.8
Marek Dolezaj 20 11.3 5.5 3.2 1.3 0.7 0.0
Joseph Girard III 20 10.0 2.9 3.5 1.6 0.1 1.9

Total Facts

  • Georgia Tech and its opponents have hit the over on Saturday’s 145 total in seven out of 20 games (35%) this season.
  • In 45% of Syracuse’s games this season (9 of 20), the total points scored was higher than Saturday’s 145-point over/under.
  • The Yellow Jackets average 74.9 points per game against the Orange’s 76.2, totaling 6.1 points over the matchup’s total of 145.
  • These two teams give up a combined 140.6 points per game, 4.4 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • This season the average total for Yellow Jackets games is 144.5 points, 0.5 fewer than the over/under of 145 points for this contest.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 2.2 points fewer than the average over/under in Orange games this season (147.2 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/22/2020 Syracuse Syracuse -5 142.5 -227 +179 Regular Season 79-72 SYR
12/7/2019 Georgia Tech Georgia Tech -3 130.5 -159 +131 Regular Season 97-63 SYR
1/12/2019 N/A Syracuse N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 73-59 GATECH

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