Kentucky vs Georgia: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 20, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 20, 2021

The Kentucky Wildcats visit the Georgia Bulldogs in a matchup of SEC teams at Stegeman Coliseum, starting at 7:00 PM ET on Wednesday, January 20. The Wildcats are  favorites in the game, the first matchup between the squads this season. The matchup has an over/under set at points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 20, 2021, 2:14 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Kentucky Betting Information

  • Kentucky is under .500 against the spread this season with a record of 3-8-1
  • The Wildcats are 1-6 against the spread this season when they are at least a 3.5-point favorite.
  • In 25% of their games this season (3/12), the Wildcats and their opponents have outscored the set over/under.

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

Kentucky Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Brandon Boston Jr. 12 11.5 5.3 1.3 1.5 0.2 0.6
Terrence Clarke 7 10.7 3.0 1.9 0.7 0.1 0.7
Olivier Sarr 12 10.3 5.5 1.2 0.3 1.3 0.2
Davion Mintz 12 9.9 3.4 2.6 1.2 0.1 1.6
Devin Askew 12 7.8 2.6 2.7 1.0 0.3 0.8

Georgia Betting Information

  • So far this season, Georgia holds an even 5-5 record ATS.
  • As at least a 3.5-point underdog, the Bulldogs meet expectations with 2-2 record against the spread.
  • Three of the Bulldogs 10 games (30%) this season have failed to covered the point total.
  • Their last time out, the Bulldogs saw Tye Fagan rack up a team-high 19 points to lead them to a 78-74 victory against Ole Miss on Saturday. They covered the spread as 8-point underdogs, and the teams scored 152 total points to top the 146.5-point over/under.

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

Georgia Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Sahvir Wheeler 12 14.5 3.5 7.3 1.8 0.0 0.9
Toumani Camara 11 14.0 7.3 1.7 1.5 1.0 0.6
Justin Kier 11 10.8 3.8 3.1 2.0 0.0 1.7
Tye Fagan 12 10.3 5.0 1.4 0.4 0.2 0.3
P.J. Horne 12 9.6 4.1 0.4 0.9 0.3 1.8

Total Facts

  • Kentucky’s games this season have resulted in a higher total score than Wednesday’s matchup over/under (146 points) in 25% of opportunities (three out of 12 matchups).
  • 10 Georgia games this year (83.3% of its matchups) finished with a final total greater than Wednesday’s over/under of 146 points.
  • The Wildcats average 67.4 points per game against the Bulldogs’ 79.8, amounting to 1.2 points over the contest’s point total of 146.
  • The 143.3 points per game these two teams allow to opponents on average this season are 2.7 fewer than the 146 total in this contest.
  • The Wildcats have seen a 135.9 average over/under in their games this season, 10.1 points fewer than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this contest is 8.6 points fewer than the average over/under in Bulldogs games this season (154.6 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/21/2020 Kentucky Kentucky -12 144.5 -924 +567 Regular Season 89-79 UK
1/7/2020 Kentucky Georgia -3.5 143 -176 +141 Regular Season 78-69 UK
1/15/2019 N/A Georgia N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 69-49 UK

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