La Salle @ Georgetown
Current Records: La Salle 2-2; Georgetown 2-2
What to Know
The Georgetown Hoyas will square off against the La Salle Explorers at noon ET Sunday at Montego Bay Convention Centre. Both teams took a loss in their last game, so they'll have plenty of motivation to get the 'W.'
This past Friday, Georgetown lost to the Loyola Marymount Lions by a decisive 84-66 margin. Guard Primo Spears wasn't much of a difference maker for the Hoyas; Spears finished with ten points on 4-for-17 shooting in his 36 minutes on the court.
Meanwhile, La Salle ended up a good deal behind the Wake Forest Demon Deacons when they played this past Friday, losing 75-63. A silver lining for the Explorers was the play of guard Josh Nickelberry, who shot 6-for-11 from downtown and finished with 24 points.
Barring any buzzer beaters, Georgetown is expected to win a tight contest. Currently 1-3 against the spread, they haven't been a good investment; on the other hand, La Salle is 3-1 ATS.
The losses bumped both teams down to an identical 2-2. Georgetown is 0-1 after losses this season, La Salle 1-0.
How To Watch
- When: Sunday at 12 p.m. ET
- Where: Montego Bay Convention Centre -- St. James, Jamaica
- Follow: CBS Sports App
The Hoyas are a slight 2-point favorite against the Explorers, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 2-point spread, and stayed right there.
Georgetown won the only game these two teams have played in the last eight years.
- Dec 10, 2016 - Georgetown 93 vs. La Salle 78