Will Hoyas cover in first round?
PORTLAND, OR (Lock Labs) - Georgetown takes on Eastern Washington in the final game of Thursday's NCAA Tournament action and the Hoyas could have issues covering the spread.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Georgetown is a 7.5-point favorite versus Eastern Washington while the over/under total is sitting at 146.5. The Hoyas did open as 9-point favorites.
We like the Eagles of Eastern Washington to cover the spread tonight. The Hoyas are just 1-5 against the spread in their last six NCAA tournament games and are 1-5 ATS in their last six games overall.
On the other side, Eastern Washington is 11-1-1 against the number in its last 13 neutral site games and is 5-1 ATS in its last six non-conference games. The Eagles are also a perfect 4-0 at the betting window in their last four games coming off a win.