Written and authored by NCAA Basketball March Madness Expert Analyst Charlie Red McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for Basketball news and notes. The teams will play on Tuesday March 10th, 2015. At 1:00 PM EST on the ESPN2 Television Network.
The (12-18) Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets of the Atlantic Coast Conference makes the trip from the “ATL” to “TOBACCO ROAD” for the opening round of the ACC Tournament. Georgia Tech will play the (12-18) Boston College Eagles also of the ACC in 2015 College Basketball action. The teams will play at the historic Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, North Carolina. This Sports Handicapper believes Georgia Tech will be a better team next season. Boston College has a great recruiting base and must tap into the Boston and Hartford areas. The opening betting line has Boston College as a one-point favorite Against The Spread on the neutral court, the betting odds total is not available for Tuesday’s game.
The 2015 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets lost badly in their regular season finale at home to North Carolina on March 3rd. The Yellow Jackets have dropped six of their last seven straight up. Georgia Tech finished next to last in the Conference with a 3-15 record in ACC play. The “RAMBLING WRECK” ranks last in offense, scoring only 63.2 points per contest. The Georgia Tech defense allows opponents 64.5. in the Conference. Georgia Tech was held to only forty-nine points their last game. Head Coach Brian Gregory is not producing since coming to the Peach State from the University of Dayton. Gregory and his staff must hit the road recruiting hard, or the regime will be out. There is a lot of talent in the Metro Atlanta area, and the school has resources to attract talent. College Park, Georgia native Marcus Georges-Hunt is the only player scoring in double figures. The betting odds under the total are 9-3 the Yellow Jackets last twelve on Tuesday’s. The underdog is 13-3-1 Against The Spread the last seventeen between the teams. The Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets are 4-5-1 their last ten NCAA Basketball Betting Picks overall, going over the betting odds total four times and staying under the betting odds total six. The Yellow Jackets have won three of the last four meetings against Boston College. The key to a Georgia Tech win is to make shots; it’s that simple. Betting Experts in Las Vegas and offshore has Georgia Tech at 500/1 to win the 2015 ACC Tournament Championship.
The 2015 Boston College Eagles come into the Tournament of a three-game win streak. Boston College beat Wake Forset in their regular season finale 79-61 on March 7th in Chestnut Hill. The Eagles went 4-14 in Conference play. The Eagles only won eight games last season and made progress this year under new Head Coach Jim Christian. Junior Guard Olivier Hanlan is the Eagle’s best player and leading scorer with a little over nineteen-points. The Eagle’s offense scores nearly sixty-six points per contest. The defense ranks ninth in the Conference. The Boston College Eagles are hot, they are 4-0 their last four to the Number. The betting odds over the total are has come in six of their last ten. Boston College must establish a presence in the post and allow Harlan to create opportunities for teammates. Bovada.Lv has Atlanta at 500/1 to win the 2015 CAA Tournament title.