Villanova vs Georgetown: Big East Tournament Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 11, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 11, 2021

The No. 1 seed Villanova Wildcats (16-5) are favored by  in their Big East Tournament quarterfinal matchup against the No. 8 seed Georgetown Hoyas (10-12) on Thursday at Madison Square Garden, beginning at 12:00 PM ET on FS1. The winner will move one step closer to earning an automatic spot in the NCAA Tournament bracket.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 11, 2021, 2:10 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Villanova Betting Information

  • The Wildcats have covered the spread more often than not this season, putting together a record ATS of 11-7.
  • The Wildcats are 6-5 against the spread in 2020-21 when they are at least an 8.5-point favorite.
  • Villanova and its opponents have gone over the set total in only 8 of 18 games this season (44.4%).
  • The Wildcats fell to Providence 54-52 and failed to cover the spread as 4-point favorites, while going under the 138.5 point total in their last contest on Saturday. Jermaine Samuels totaled a team-high 21 points in the loss.

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

Villanova Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jeremiah Robinson-Earl 21 15.2 8.4 1.9 1.0 0.5 1.0
Collin Gillespie 20 14.0 3.3 4.6 1.0 0.0 2.1
Justin Moore 21 12.7 4.3 3.0 0.8 0.3 1.6
Jermaine Samuels 21 11.4 6.3 2.4 0.7 0.2 1.0
Caleb Daniels 21 10.1 2.1 1.4 0.5 0.0 1.8

Georgetown Betting Information

  • With a 12-7 record ATS this season, the Hoyas have outperformed expectations.
  • When playing as at least an 8.5-point underdog, the Hoyas meet expectations with 1-1 record against the spread.
  • 10 of Georgetown’s 19 games (52.6%) this season have not covered the over/under.
  • In the Hoyas most recent game on Wednesday, Jahvon Blair scored a team-high 20 points on the way to a 68-49 victory over Marquette. They covered the spread as 3.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to score 117 points to go under the 145.5 point total.

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 21 16.1 3.8 4.0 0.8 0.0 2.7
Jamorko Pickett 22 12.5 7.6 2.0 1.0 0.6 1.6
Qudus Wahab 22 12.4 8.0 0.2 0.4 1.7 0.0
Chudier Bile 21 10.2 5.0 0.9 1.0 0.8 1.5
Don Carey 22 7.8 3.1 1.8 1.1 0.0 1.5

Total Facts

  • Villanova’s games this season have gone over the point total for Thursday’s matchup (140.5 points) in 11 out of 21 opportunities (52.4% of matchups).
  • In Georgetown’s games this year, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Thursday’s matchup point total in 12 out of 22 matchups (54.5%).
  • The Wildcats average 75.8 points per game against the Hoyas’ 71.5, totaling 6.8 points over the matchup’s total of 140.5.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 139.2 points per game, 1.3 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • On average, the Wildcats have seen a 142.7 over/under in their games this season, 2.2 more points than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 3.3 points separates the average total points bet in Hoyas games (143.8 points) and this matchup’s over/under (140.5 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/7/2021 Villanova Villanova -13.5 145 -1250 +746 Regular Season 84-74 NOVA
12/11/2020 Villanova Georgetown -12 142.5 -883 +575 Regular Season 76-63 NOVA
3/7/2020 Villanova Georgetown -7.5 144.5 -356 +271 Regular Season 70-69 NOVA
1/11/2020 Villanova Villanova -7 147.5 -335 +260 Regular Season 80-66 NOVA
2/20/2019 N/A Georgetown N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 85-73 GTOWN
2/3/2019 N/A Villanova N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 77-65 NOVA

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