Vanderbilt vs. Tennessee - 2/11/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Tennessee Volunteers (13-9) at Vanderbilt Commodores (13-10)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 11, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Memorial Gymnasium)
The Line: Vanderbilt Commodores -4 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC Network
The Vanderbilt Commodores and the Tennessee Volunteers face off on Wednesday in Memorial Gym in a SEC college basketball rivalry game.
The Vanderbilt Commodores are 13-10 this season and winners of their last two games. Vandy is averaging 69.5 points and they are shooting 46.8 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 63.3 points and their opponents are shooting 40.4 percent. Damian Jones leads the Commodores averaging 14.8 points and 6.6 rebounds. Riley LaChance is averaging 12.8 points, James Siakam is averaging 8.8 points and 5.6 rebounds, and Luke Kornet is averaging 8.5 points. Vanderbilt is 11-3 at home and 3-7 in the SEC.
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The Tennessee Volunteers are 13-9 this season and they have lost four of their last five games. Tennessee is averaging 64 points and they are shooting 43.3 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 62.8 points and their opponents are shooting 42.4 percent. Josh Richardson leads the Vols averaging 15.6 points per game. Kevin Punter is averaging 10.9 points, Armano Moore is averaging 10.4 points and 7.0 rebounds, and Robert Hubbs III is averaging 6.8 points. Tennessee is 3-3 on the road and 5-5 in the SEC.
Vanderbilt is 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games following a game they didn’t cover the spread and 4-0 against the spread at home against a team with a losing road record. Tennessee is 5-0 against the spread in their last five road games, 4-1 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 3-1-1 against the spread in their last five Wednesday games. The home team has covered the point spread in 11 of the last 16 meetings of these two.
Tennessee has not gotten it done lately but look for them to get it done here against their rival.