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Auburn vs Ole Miss Pick & Preview: Tuesday, January 10th Betting Odds
Tigers vs Rebels Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NCAAB
- Teams: Auburn Tigers at Ole Miss Rebels
- Where: Oxford at The Sandy and John Black Pavilion at Ole Miss
- Date: Tuesday, January 10th
- Betting Odds: Auburn -2.5, AUBRN -146 | MISS +119 O/U 132.0
Heading into today’s matchup vs Ole Miss, the Auburn Tigers will be taking the floor for the 16th time this season and have an overall record of 12-3. On the road, the Tigers will be playing their 6th game of the season, having gone 3-3. So far, the Tigers have been favored 15 times, going 12-3 straight up. In today’s matchup, the oddsmakers have Auburn as -2.5 point favorites.
Auburn will be counting on another strong performance from the team’s leading scorer Wendell Green Jr. who is averaging 12.73 points per game for the Tigers. Jr. 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 Tigers’ offensive game plan is the play of Johni Broome who has hit 49.4% of his field goal attempts on his way to averaging 12.86 points per game.
Auburn comes into today’s matchup vs Ole Miss, looking to continue their strong offensive play, as they are averaging 78.7 points per game. Through 15 games, they have hit 44.0% of their field goal attempts. In terms of pace, the Tigers have preferred to slow the game down, ranking 313th in possessions per game.
Ole Miss heads into this matchup having played 15 games and have an overall record sitting at 8-7. So far this season, Ole Miss has played 10 games at home, sitting with a record of 7-3. For the season, Ole Miss has been the underdog in 5 games, sitting with a mark of 0-5. Currently, the oddsmakers have the lines set with the Rebels being +2.5 point underdogs.
Ole Miss will be counting on another strong performance from the team’s leading scorer Matthew Murrell who is averaging 14.67 points per game for the Rebels. Murrell 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 Rebels’ offensive game plan is the play of Jaemyn Brakefield who has hit 53.8% of his field goal attempts on his way to averaging 8.93 points per game.
Offensive production has been hard to come by for Ole Miss this season, as they are currently ranked 297th in college basketball at 68.1 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 Rebels’ 3-point shooting percentage sits at just 32.6%, placing them 340th in the NCAA.
Free Spread Prediction: Auburn Tigers -2.5
According to our key indicators, the best bet for today’s matchup between the Ole Miss Rebels and Auburn Tigers is to get money down on the Auburn to win an cover as -2.5 point favorites. Even though the team has not been great vs the spread as the road team, we see them putting together a strong game from behind the arc, as they are one of the NCAA’s best 3-point shooting units at 8.12 made 3’s per game. When it comes time to getting your bets down, we like the Auburn Tigers at -2.5.
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