Mississippi vs. Arkansas - 2/14/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arkansas Razorbacks (19-5) at Mississippi Rebels (17-7)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Tad Smith Coliseum)
The Line: Mississippi Rebels -2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC Network
The Ole Miss Rebels and the Arkansas Razorbacks face off on Saturday at Tad Smith Coliseum in SEC college basketball action.
The Ole Miss Rebels are 17-7 this season and they have won their last six games. Ole Miss is averaging 73.8 points and they are shooting 43.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.6 points and their opponents are shooting 39.1 percent. Stefan Moody leads the Rebels averaging 15.6 points per game. Jarvis Summers is averaging 12.7 points, Ladarius White is averaging 11.6 points, and Sebastian Saiz is averaging 7.4 points and 5.3 rebounds. Ole Miss is 8-4 at home and 8-3 in the SEC.
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The Arkansas Razorbacks are 19-5 this season and have won six of their last seven games. Arkansas is averaging 80.3 points and they are shooting 45.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 69.7 points and their opponents are shooting 42.8 percent. Micahael Qualls leads the Razorbacks averaging 15.3 points and 5.1 rebounds per game. Bobby Portis is averaging 17.9 points and 8.8 rebounds, Rashad Madden is averaging 9.8 points, and Anthlon Bell is averaging 8.6 points. Arkansas is 4-4 on the road and 8-3 in the SEC.
Ole Miss is 4-0 against the spread in their last four games, 5-2 against the spread in their last seven home games, and 7-3 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread. Arkansas is 4-0 against the spread against the SEC, 17-38 against the spread in their last 55 road games, and 5-1 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread. The home team is 14-6-1 against the spread in the last 21 meetings of these two.
This should be one of the better game of the day and that means a close one so taking the points is the play here.