LSU Tigers vs. Georgia Bulldogs 2/23/2021 Betting Preview: Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds, Line, Spread and Trends

Written by on February 23, 2021

A game after he scored 27 points in a 104-80 win over Auburn, Cameron Thomas leads the LSU Tigers (14-6) on the road against the Georgia Bulldogs (13-9) on Tuesday, February 23, 2021. The Tigers are favored by 5.5 points in the matchup, which starts at 7:00 PM ET on SECN. The matchup has an over/under set at 164 points.

Betting Information

LSU vs Georgia Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
LSU -5.5 -112 -110 164 -109 -112 -240 193

Computer Picks

Computer picks for LSU vs Georgia
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Georgia (+5.5) Under (164) LSU 80 Georgia 76

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Total Facts

  • The Tigers and their opponents have recorded more than 164 points in 45% of their games this season (nine of 20 opportunities).
  • Georgia and its opponents have added up to score more than 164 points in 31.8% of their games this year (seven of 22 chances).
  • These two teams average a combined 160.6 points per game, 3.4 less points than the over/under of 164 set for this game.
  • Opponents of the two teams average a combined 12.5 fewer points per game (151.5) than this game’s over/under of 164 points.
  • The Tigers average point total in matchups this year is 157.5, 6.5 points below the over/under in this game.
  • The average point total for the Bulldogs this year is 9.5 points lower than this game’s over/under.

Scoring Betting Tips

  • The Tigers average 83.1 points per game, six more points than the 77.1 the Bulldogs allow.
  • LSU is 12-2 overall and 7-0 against the spread when scoring more than 77.1 points.
  • Georgia has a 3-4 record against the spread and a 1-6 record overall in games when it gives up more than 83.1 points.
  • The Bulldogs average only 3.1 more points per game (77.5) than the Tigers allow (74.4).
  • In games it scores more than 74.4 points, Georgia is 7-0 against the spread and 9-5 overall.
  • LSU is 2-9 against the spread and 6-5 overall when it gives up more than 77.5 points.
  • The Tigers have out-scored their opponents by a total of 174 points this season (8.7 points per game on average), and the Bulldogs have put up only eight more points than their opponents on the year (0.4 per game).

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LSU Betting Information

  • LSU has covered in just nine of 20 matchups this season.
  • When favored by at least 5.5 points, the Tigers have struggled to a 3-5 record ATS this season.
  • The Tigers have failed to combine with their opponents to reach the over/under just 7 times in 20 games this season.

Georgia Betting Information

  • Georgia has an 11-9 record against the spread, covering in 55% of their games.
  • When they are at least 5.5-point underdogs, the Bulldogs have a record ATS of 2-2.
  • The Bulldogs and their opponents have hit the over in more than half of their matchups this season — 11 of 20 (55%).

Head to Head

LSU vs Georgia (Last 4 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/6/2021 LSU -8.5 160 -386 +300 Regular Season 94-92 LSU
3/7/2020 LSU -8.5 158 -432 +323 Regular Season 94-64 LSU
2/16/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 83-79 LSU
1/23/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 92-82 LSU

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LSU Leaders

  • The Tigers scoring leader is Thomas, who averages 22.8 per contest to go with 2.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists.
  • Darius Days is LSU’s leading rebounder, pulling down 7.7 per game, while Ja’vonte Smart is its best passer, averaging 4.2 assists in each contest.
  • Smart contributes the bulk of the Tigers’ three-point shooting production. He makes 2.6 threes per game to pace the squad.
  • Days is LSU’s leader in steals, averaging 1.4 steals per game, while Josh LeBlanc leads them in blocks with 0.9 per contest.

Georgia Leaders

  • The Bulldogs’ Sahvir Wheeler averages enough points (14.1 per game) and assists (6.9 per game) to top the team’s leaderboards.
  • Toumani Camara grabs 7.5 rebounds per game (he also scores 12.4 points per game and adds 1.8 assists per game) which puts him at the top of the Georgia rebounding leaderboard.
  • P.J. Horne connects on more threes per game than any of his teammates on the Bulldogs, knocking down shots from downtown at a rate of 1.6 per outing.
  • Georgia’s leader in steals is K.D. Johnson (2.1 per game), and its leader in blocks is Camara (1.0 per game).
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