UConn vs Georgetown: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 23, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 23, 2021

The UConn Huskies (10-6) visit the Georgetown Hoyas (7-10) as  favorites after James Bouknight scored 21 points in the Huskies 68-60 loss to Villanova. The game airs on FS1 at 9:00 PM ET on Tuesday, February 23. The matchup has an over/under of points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 23, 2021, 2:20 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

UConn Betting Information

  • UConn is over .500 against the spread this season with a record of 10-4.
  • When favored by at least 4 points, the Huskies are 5-2 against the spread this season.
  • In 50% of its games this season (7/14), UConn and its opponents have outscored the set over/under.
  • The Huskies fell 68-60 to Villanova in their last outing on Saturday. Bouknight totaled a team-high 21 points in the loss. They failed to cover the spread as 6.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to go under the 137 point total.

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

UConn Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
James Bouknight 8 20.1 5.8 1.6 1.5 0.4 1.8
Tyrese Martin 15 12.3 7.6 1.1 1.3 0.3 1.0
R.J. Cole 16 12.1 2.9 4.1 1.3 0.0 1.7
Tyler Polley 15 8.0 2.2 0.5 0.3 0.2 1.7
Isaiah Whaley 16 7.6 6.2 1.5 0.9 3.0 0.3

Georgetown Betting Information

  • With a 9-5 record ATS this season, the Hoyas have outperformed expectations.
  • For the third time this season, the Hoyas are at least a 4-point underdog, where they have a record of 1-1 against the spread.
  • 42.9% of Georgetown’s 14 games this season have stayed under the over/under.

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

Georgetown Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jahvon Blair 17 16.2 4.3 4.5 0.9 0.1 2.8
Jamorko Pickett 17 12.7 8.4 2.0 1.0 0.6 1.8
Qudus Wahab 17 11.7 8.1 0.1 0.5 2.0 0.0
Chudier Bile 16 9.6 4.6 0.9 0.8 0.5 1.3
Don Carey 17 8.9 3.1 1.8 0.9 0.0 1.7

Total Facts

  • UConn’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Tuesday’s matchup point total (138 points) in 43.8% of opportunities (seven out of 16 matchups).
  • In 70.6% of Georgetown’s games this season (12 of 17), the total points scored was more than Tuesday’s 138-point over/under.
  • The total for the game of 138 is 4.7 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Huskies (70.6 points per game) and the Hoyas (72.1 points per game).
  • This matchup’s point total is 0.6 fewer points than the 138.6 these two teams combine to give up per game in 2020-21.
  • This season the average total for Huskies games is 135.8 points, 2.2 fewer than the over/under of 138 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 7.5 points separates the average total points bet in Hoyas games (145.5 points) and this contest’s over/under (138 points).

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