Georgia Tech vs Duke Pick: Tuesday, January 26th with Maxwell Smart
Georgia Tech vs Duke Pick January 26, 2021: Georgia Tech is coming off getting their five-game winning streak snapped 64-62 at Virginia. They were up 54-45 with 10 minutes left as 8.5 point underdogs but couldn’t seal the deal. Jose Alvarado continues to play very well. He went for 20p 8a 6stl Senior guard Jordan Usher scored 19p after putting up 21 in the win over Clemson. 6’9 Senior Moses Wright is supplying the toughness averaging 17p 6.5r Josh Pastner has done a great job with this club.
As for Duke, they lost three straight and are coming off a 70-65 loss at Louisville as 2point underdogs. They are back home after road losses vs. Virginia Tech, Pittsburgh, and the aforementioned Louisville Cardinal. Mathew Hurt went for 24p 8r, freshman DJ Steward went for 13, but no one else scored double digits. Freshman Jalen johnson has some games where he looks incredible, like against Pitt when he goes for 24p 15r 7a 4blk 2stl 0to’s and then follows it up with a game the game against Lousiville when he scores 9p 4r 0a 0blk 0stl and turns the ball over six times. Duke hits 44.8% from the field, 33.2% from 3, and 67.3% from the stripe.
Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets (7-4, 3-2 ACC) at Duke Blue Devils (5-5, 3-3 ACC)
Cameron Indoor Stadium, Durham, NC