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Mercer Bears vs Georgia Southern Eagles 12/13/2020 NCAAB Predictions, Picks & Previews
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Mercer Bears vs Georgia Southern Eagles 12/13/2020 – The Mercer Bears are going on the road this time and put their undefeated record on the line. They will be playing the Georgia Southern Eagles next and it will be held inside the closed-door venue of the W.S. Hanner Fieldhouse in Statesboro, Georgia. The game will be starting at 6:00 p.m. Eastern Time this coming Sunday, December 13. ESPN+ will be bringing the game to basketball fans through live television coverage while SofaScore will also feature the feed via online live stream. The Georgia Southern Eagles are seen by NCAA Basketball Odds as the underdogs to the Mercer Bears.
Mercer Bears vs Georgia Southern Eagles 12/13/2020
The Mercer Bears are now out to get some recognition and enter the Top25 after going undefeated in five games. They hope that their continued success will be rewarded and it could come after another win. For the past five matches, they haw won all of them and this team was able to conquer the North Georgia Saints, Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets, Georgia State Panthers, Columbia International Rams and the latest was with the Southern Wesleyan Warriors. Ross Cummings has been their best player so far and in the last game, he had 24 points, five rebounds, and six three-pointers.
Players to Watch: R. Cummings G (GP 5 MIN 28 PTS 14.8 REB 2.8 AST 2 STL 0.4 BLK 0.2 TO 1.2 FG% 56.3 FT% 100 3PT% 54.8), N. Alvarez G (GP 5 MIN 29.4 PTS 13.8 REB 4.2 AST 6.6 STL 1.6 BLK 0.2 TO 4.4 FG% 43.8 FT% 80.8 3PT% 40), F. Haase F (GP 5 MIN 31.4 PTS 13.4 REB 9.8 AST 4 STL 1.4 BLK 0.2 TO 1.4 FG% 44 FT% 83.3 3PT% 44.8).
Georgia Southern Eagles
The Georgia Southern Eagles started the season well, winning three straight games since opening night. This team was able to pick up victories over the Florida National Conquistadors, South Carolina Upstate Spartans and Coastal Georgia Mariners. They tasted their first defeat of the season against the Davidson Wildcats and they were blown away with a 32-point lead, 45-77. Zack Bryant has been carrying the team on his shoulders and in their last game, he had 16 points and two steals. No other Eagle made double-figure scoring and the entire team shot a dismal 40% from the field.
Players to Watch: Z. Bryant G (GP 1 MIN 33 PTS 16 REB 0 AST 2 STL 2 BLK 1 TO 1 FG% 41.7 FT% 100 3PT% 0), K. Archie G (GP 4 MIN 21.3 PTS 13.3 REB 4 AST 1 STL 1.5 BLK 0 TO 2 FG% 58.8 FT% 61.1 3PT% 25), E. Boone G (GP 4 MIN 26.8 PTS 11.5 REB 3.3 AST 3 STL 2 BLK 0.5 TO 2.8 FG% 51.4 FT% 50 3PT% 27.3).
Mercer Bears vs Georgia Southern Eagles Betting Predictions
Mercer is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
Georgia Southern Eagles
Georgia Southern is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Mercer Bears vs Georgia Southern Eagles Betting Picks
The Mercer Bears have already shown that they are one tough team to beat and Best Sports Book Online has them winning over the Georgia Southern Eagles but it is predicted to be closer than what people think.
Moneyline: It is -214 on the ML for the Bears while the Eagles are at +186 if they pull an upset win.
Spread: Five points across the spread for this matchup with the Bears at -5 while the Eagles are +5.
Total: 143.5 points is the total handed for this game with the Eagles going under and the Bears are over.
Score Prediction: 75-68, Bears win.