Kentucky vs. Georgia odds: College basketball picks from advanced computer model, Kentucky Wildcats Basketball vs Georgia Bulldogs: Game time, TV schedule, online stream.
College hoops fans get a New Year’s Eve treat when the Georgia Bulldogs travel to face the Kentucky Wildcats at 6 p.m. ET in a nationally-televised showdown on ESPN. Kentucky is a 10-point favorite at Rupp Arena, down from an open of 11. In this SEC basketball game that could have implications on tournament seeding come March, you need to see what SportsLine’s Projection Model has to say. This model, which simulates every game 10,000 times, completely crushed its top-rated college basketball picks .
The Kentucky Wildcats will have a quick turnaround for their SEC opener Sunday against the Georgia Bulldogs. The Cats are coming off their most complete game and best win of the young season, a 90-61 demolition of the Louisville Cardinals. Shai Gilgeous-Alexander was the star of the show. The freshman guard from Canada came off the bench to score a career-high 24 points, including 17 after halftime. He shot 6 of 10 after the break to finish 9 of 16 from the field and top his previous scoring. As for UK’s next opponent, Georgia is coming off an impressive 84-66 win over Temple.
Fellow freshmen PJ Washington and Hamidou Diallo combined for 30 points on 10-of-21 shooting to go with 13 rebounds. UK out-rebounded Louisville 44-37 and outscored its bench 35-13. UK dismantled arch-rival Louisville 90-61 on Friday afternoon. The Kentucky Wildcats play host to the Georgia Bulldogs on New Year’s Eve in Rupp Arena. Will Kentucky be able to ride the wave of success