Pittsburgh Panthers vs. Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets – March 7, 2017

Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets Basketball

In the Atlantic Coast Conference, the Pittsburgh Panthers will take on the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets on Tuesday. This is an Atlantic Coast Conference game, with the winner moving on to Wednesday’s action. The Panthers are 15-16 on the season, and finished 14th in the conference. The Panthers have dropped four straight games.

For Georgia Tech, they are 17-14 on the season. Josh Pastner and the Yellow Jackets finished 11th in the conference standings. The Yellow Jackets are coming off a blowout loss at Syracuse. The betting line for this game is the Pittsburgh Panthers as a small favorite over Georgia Tech. Pittsburgh is -1.5 over the Yellow Jackets.

Yellow Jackets Looking to Win Again

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets beat Pittsburgh in their last matchup together. The Yellow Jackets are looking to do it again, and have a chance to take on Virginia in the next round of the conference. Georgia Tech is one of the worst scoring teams in all of college basketball, ranking 301st in the country.

The top scorer for the Yellow Jackets has been Josh Okogie. He is scoring more than 15 points per game. The Yellow Jackets lost three out of their last four games to finish the regular season, with the lone win coming over Pittsburgh.

Panthers Losers of Four Straight

The Pittsburgh Panthers have lost four straight games. The last time Pittsburgh won was at home over Florida State. The Panthers are allowing more than 75 points per game, which ranks 249th in the nation. The Panthers on the offensive side are scoring 73.5 points per game. Pittsburgh’s top scorer has been Michael Young, with just shy of 20 per game.

The Panthers finished only ahead of Boston College in the Atlantic Coast Conference standings. Pittsburgh’s other conference wins came over Virginia, Boston College and Syracuse. The Panthers are not going to make the NCAA Tournament, which would be their 27th trip in school history.

Yellow Jackets Win Easily

The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets should come away with a win in this game. The Yellow Jackets are a better team than Pittsburgh. Unless Georgia Tech gets in foul trouble, or completely misses shots, they are going to come away with a win, and be a tough second round team to face

Pittsburgh is going to head to the end of their season. It was a terrible season for the Panthers, and it’s going to come to an end in Brooklyn. The final bet for this game goes to the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets. Bet on the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets +1.5 over the Pittsburgh Panthers on Tuesday.