Missouri vs. Auburn - 3/3/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Auburn Tigers (12-17) at Missouri Tigers (8-21)
College Basketball: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Mizzou Arena)
The Line: Missouri Tigers -5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC TV
The Missouri Tigers and the Auburn Tigers face off on Tuesday at Mizzou Arena in SEC college basketball action and Senior Night for Missouri.
The Missouri Tigers are 8-21 this season and they have lost 13 of their last 14 games. Missouri is averaging 61.2 points and they are shooting 40.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 68.9 points and their opponents are shooting 43 percent. Johnathan Williams III leads Mizzou averaging 12.2 points and 7.0 rebounds per game. Wes Clark is averaging 10.1 points, Montaque Gill-Caesar is averaging 9.2 points, and Keith Shamburger is averaging 8.3 points. Missouri is 7-8 at home and 2-14 in the SEC.
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The Auburn Tigers are 12-17 this season and they have lost six of their last seven games. Auburn is averaging 68.1 points and they are shooting 40.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 72.7 points and their opponents are shooting 47 percent. K.T. Harrell leads Auburn averaging 17.7 points per game. Antoine Mason is averaging 15.1 points, Cinmeon Bowers is averaging 12.8 points and 10.1 rebounds, and K.C. Ross-Miller is averaging 6.7 points. Auburn is 2-9 on the road and 4-12 in the SEC.
Missouri is 5-1 against the spread following a loss by 20 or more points and 3-1-1 against the spread against a team with a losing record. Auburn is 1-4 against the spread following a loss, 0-4 against the spread against the SEC, and 2-6 against the spread following a loss by 20 or more points.
Both of these teams are pretty bad this year but I will give the edge to Missouri at home to cover.