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Arkansas vs Texas A&M Pick & Preview: Wednesday, February 15th Betting Odds

Razorbacks vs Aggies Matchup at a Glance

  • Sport: NCAAB
  • Teams: Arkansas Razorbacks at Texas A&M Aggies
  • Where: College Station at Reed Arena
  • Date: Wednesday, February 15th
  • Betting Odds: Arkansas +3.5, ARK +136 | TXAM -168 O/U 141.5

Razorbacks Preview:

Through 25 games, the Arkansas Razorbacks have an overall record of 17-8. On the road, the Razorbacks will be playing their 9th game of the season, having gone 4-5. So far, the Razorbacks have been the underdog 6 times, going 2-4 straight up. Heading into today’s contest, they are the +3.5 underdogs on the spread.

Arkansas’ leading scorer this season is Ricky Council IV, who is averaging 16.92 points per contest. So far, IV has accounted for 22.71% of the team’s scoring. In addition, he is contributing 3.28 rebounds per game and 2.52 assists. Anthony Black is the second leading scorer for the Razorbacks, averaging 13.16 points per game. Between him and Black, they are accounting for 40.4% of the team’s scoring.

Arkansas comes into today’s matchup vs Texas A&M, looking to continue their strong offensive play, as they are averaging 76.9 points per game. Through 25 games, they have hit 44.0% of their field goal attempts. In terms of pace, the Razorbacks have preferred to slow the game down, ranking 306th in possessions per game.

Aggies Preview:

Texas A&M will take the floor against the Razorbacks with an overall record of 18-7. So far this season, Texas A&M has played 16 games at home, sitting with a record of 12-4. At the time of this article, the oddsmakers have the Aggies as the -3.5 point favorites. The Aggies have been favored 20 times, going 16-4 straight up.

Texas A&M will be counting on another strong performance from the team’s leading scorer Wade Taylor IV who is averaging 15.24 points per game for the Aggies. IV is also important to the team’s ability to score on the perimeter. So far, he leads the team in 3-point shots made. Also key to the Aggies’ offensive game plan is the play of Tyrece Radford who has hit 42.2% of his field goal attempts on his way to averaging 13.56 points per game.

Offensive production has been hard to come by for Texas A&M this season, as they are currently ranked 152nd in college basketball at 72.8 points per game. A major reason for low scoring totals is the fact that they have played at a below average pace, and have struggled to knock down outside shots. As a team, the Aggies’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 33.6%, placing them 281st in the NCAA.

Free Spread Prediction: Arkansas Razorbacks +3.5

In today’s matchup, our analysis has identified the best bet as an opportunity to bet on a road underdog. Coming into the game, the Texas A&M Aggies are the betting favorite with a point spread set at -3.5. However, we anticipate Arkansas putting up a strong fight and see them covering the spread. It is likely, the the public is going to side heavily with the Aggies as the favorite. But, we see this line being set too high and like the value of taking the Razorbacks to cover.