Can streaking Georgia contain Kentucky?

Can streaking Georgia contain Kentucky?

For all those feeling bullish about the surging Bulldogs, Kentucky would like a word.

John Calipari’s equally scorching team is a massive favorite entering this afternoon’s SEC tournament semifinal action at Bridgestone Arena. According to online sports book BetDSI, the Wildcats (24-8) own odds of -10.5 to clinch their sixth appearance in the event’s championship game since 2010.

First, though, UK must fend off the squad that staged a furious comeback in the waning moments against South Carolina. J.J. Frazier and the Bulldogs (19-12) rallied from 11 points down to claim a 65-64 triumph on Friday night.

Public shifting cash pile toward UGA

Georgia’s superlative guard was nails when it mattered most. Fifteen of his 20 points came after intermission as he helped the Bulldogs capture their season-best fifth consecutive victory.

Look back to Frazier’s last showing vs. Kentucky, though, and the attitude shifts dramatically. He missed all eight field-goal attempts in that 82-48 embarrassment at Rupp Arena.

Mark Fox’s crew continues to get by on guile and baskets in ideal situations. Barring a drastically improved performance from the floor, however, Georgia won’t be in this tilt as the second half winds down. UK’s whirlwind presses on, setting the stage for a Sunday dandy with Texas A&M.


Bet Today’s NCAA Games

Want More From Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!


College Basketball Predictions

Thumbnail Iowa vs. Purdue Prediction Big Ten foes will clash in West Lafayette, IN on Friday night when the Purdue Boilermakers will host the Iowa Hawkeyes at 9:00 p.m. ET. Is 11.5 too many points to lay with...
Thumbnail Michigan vs. North Carolina Prediction No. 24 Michigan heads to Chapel Hill, NC on Wednesday night to take on North Carolina at 9:15 p.m. ET in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on ESPN. With the Wolverines...
Thumbnail Duke vs. Ohio State Prediction No. 1 Duke will take on Ohio State Tuesday night in Columbus, OH when the two teams meet in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge at 9:30 p.m. ET. Will the Blue Devils cash as a...
Thumbnail Iowa vs. Virginia Monday Prediction Iowa will take on Virginia in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge on Monday night at 7:00 p.m. ET. Will the Hawkeyes stay unbeaten while also covering as a 1.5-point...
Thumbnail Miami vs. Alabama Prediction The Miami Hurricanes will take on the Alabama Crimson Tide at 6:30 p.m. ET on Sunday in the ESPN Events Invitational from HP Field House in Orlando, FL. With the Tide...

NCAAB Headlines