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Kentucky Wildcats vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 12/6/2020 NCAAB Spread, Picks & Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Kentucky Wildcats vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 12/6/2020 – The Kentucky Wildcats have been given a high ranking in the Top 25 to start the season and they have not showcased that they deserve the recognition. They will have a chance to get their act up as they face the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets this December 8, Sunday. This matchup will be held in the closed-doors of the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. ESPN will be putting the game on television and tip-off commences at 5:00 p.m. Eastern Time. According to NCAAB Point Spread Picks, the Kentucky Wildcats are set to make a good comeback and win against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets.
Kentucky Wildcats vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets 12/6/2020
The Kentucky Wildcats managed to win their opening game against the Moreland St. Eagles by 36 points. This team lost its next two games after that. The first one was against the Richmond Spiders while the most recent game was against the Kansas Jayhawks. That game was almost theirs as they lost by only three points, 62-65. The bad start made them fall ten places in the Top 25 and they are now at 20th overall. Brandon Boston is a good talent but he needs to lead this team better with quality shots. In their last game, he shot 13 from the field and just made 30% of them.
Players to Watch: B. Boston Jr. G (GP 3 MIN 34 PTS 15.7 REB 7.7 AST 1.3 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 2.3 FG% 40.4 FT% 81.8 3PT% 0), O. Sarr F (GP 3 MIN 24.3 PTS 11 REB 6.7 AST 0.7 STL 0 BLK 1.7 TO 2 FG% 52 FT% 63.6 3PT% 0), T. Clarke G (GP 3 MIN 33.7 PTS 11 REB 4.3 AST 2.3 STL 1.3 BLK 0.3 TO 3 FG% 43.3 FT% 50 3PT% 0).
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets had a hard time getting their first win of the season. They already played two games and both were losses. The first one was an overtime loss against the Georgia St. Panthers by three points, 120-123. Their next game was with the Mercer Bears and that game was lost by 10 points, 73-83. Moses Wright is the best scoring option for the team and he has averaged 25.5 points and 12 assists for the first two games. Michael Devoe is also a good talent and he is doing almost a double-double per game with 19 points and nine boards along with three assists a night.
Players to Watch: M. Wright F (GP 2 MIN 46 PTS 25.5 REB 12 AST 1.5 STL 1.5 BLK 0.5 TO 2 FG% 50 FT% 60.9 3PT% 60), M. Devoe G (GP 2 MIN 45.5 PTS 19 REB 9 AST 3 STL 0 BLK 0 TO 5.5 FG% 38.2 FT% 77.8 3PT% 31.3), J. Alvarado G (GP 2 MIN 44.5 PTS 18.5 REB 6.5 AST 5.5 STL 3.5 BLK 0 TO 2.5 FG% 36.7 FT% 92.3 3PT% 27.3).
Kentucky Wildcats vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Betting Predictions
Kentucky is 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games.
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets
Georgia Tech is 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
Kentucky Wildcats vs Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Betting Picks
The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are owning the home-court advantage but the Kentucky Wildcats are itching to get back lost ground. They are coming in this match as the underdogs according to Online Sports Betting against the Kentucky Wildcats.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Wildcats for this game is at -302 while the Yellow Jackets are at +263.
Spread: 7.5 points is the spread between both teams. Wildcats are at -7.5 while the Yellow Jackets are on the other side with +7.5.
Total: It is 141.5 points on the total for this matchup. Wildcats are the team over and the Yellow Jackets are under.
Score Prediction: 74-65, Wildcats win.