Xavier vs Georgetown: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 2, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 2, 2021

The Xavier Musketeers (13-5) visit the Georgetown Hoyas (8-11) as  favorites after Paul Scruggs racked up 23 points in the Musketeers 77-69 victory over Creighton. The game airs on FS1 at 7:00 PM ET on Tuesday, March 2. The point total for the matchup is set at .

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 2, 2021, 2:18 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Xavier Betting Information

  • The Musketeers have covered the spread more often than not this season, earning a record ATS of 10-7.
  • The Musketeers are an even 5-5 against the spread this season when they are at least a 1.5-point favorite.
  • In 58.8% of its games this season (10/17), Xavier and its opponents have outscored the set over/under.
  • The Musketeers beat Creighton 77-69 and covered the spread as 5-point underdogs, while falling short of the 148.5 point total in their last contest on Saturday. Scruggs scored a team-high 23 points in the victory.

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

Xavier Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Zach Freemantle 18 16.9 9.0 1.4 0.8 0.9 1.1
Paul Scruggs 18 14.4 4.1 6.1 1.7 0.5 1.4
Nate Johnson 16 11.4 4.2 1.7 1.2 0.1 2.6
Colby Jones 12 7.7 4.3 2.9 1.3 0.3 0.5
Adam Kunkel 13 6.6 1.2 1.5 1.0 0.2 1.1

Georgetown Betting Information

  • Georgetown has regularly covered the spread this season with a record ATS of 10-6.
  • As at least a 1.5-point underdog, the Hoyas often outperform with a 3-1 record against the spread.
  • In 16 games this season, Georgetown covered the over/under in exactly half of their games.
  • The Hoyas took down DePaul 68-60 and covered the spread as 2.5-point favorites, while falling short of the 142.5 point total in their most recent game on Saturday. Chudier Bile totaled a team-high 19 points in the victory.

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 18 15.8 4.1 4.3 0.9 0.1 2.7
Jamorko Pickett 19 12.6 8.0 2.0 1.0 0.7 1.8
Qudus Wahab 19 11.8 8.1 0.2 0.4 1.9 0.0
Chudier Bile 18 9.9 4.8 1.0 0.9 0.6 1.3
Don Carey 19 8.3 3.1 1.8 1.1 0.0 1.6

Total Facts

  • Xavier’s games this season have resulted in a higher total score than Tuesday’s matchup over/under (147.5 points) in 50% of opportunities (nine out of 18 matchups).
  • In 36.8% of Georgetown’s games this season (7 of 19), the total points scored was more than Tuesday’s 147.5-point over/under.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 147.6 points per game, 0.1 points more than the over/under of 147.5 for this game.
  • These two teams give up a combined 142.8 points per game, 4.7 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • On average, the over/under in Musketeers games is 0.7 points fewer than the over/under of 147.5 points in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this contest is 3.9 points more than the average over/under in Hoyas games this season (143.6 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/1/2020 Xavier Georgetown -3.5 142 -174 +141 Regular Season 66-63 XAVIER
1/22/2020 Xavier Xavier -4.5 147 -196 +159 Regular Season 66-57 XAVIER
1/31/2019 N/A Georgetown N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 80-73 GTOWN
1/9/2019 N/A Xavier N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 81-75 XAVIER

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