Mississippi State Bulldogs vs. Mississippi Rebels - 1/23/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Mississippi Rebels (12-6) at Mississippi State Bulldogs (7-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 23, 2016 at 2:00 pm (Humphrey Coliseum)
The Line: Mississippi State Bulldogs -4 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Mississippi Bulldogs will host the Ole Miss Rebels this Saturday.
The Mississippi Bulldogs come into this game with a 7-10 record and are currently 14th in the SEC. The Bulldogs are currently on a 5 game losing streak with their most recent game being a 81-78 loss to Florida. Through 17 games this season the leading scorer for the Bulldogs has been Gavin Ware who is averaging 16.4 points per game and 7.6 rebounds. Craig Sword is second on the team with 12.8 points per game and 3.4 rebounds.
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The Ole Miss Rebels come into this game with a 12-6 record and are currently 10th in the SEC. The Rebels are currently on a 3 game losing streak with their most recent game being a 77-74 loss to South Carolina. Through 18 games this season the leading scorer for the rebels has been Stefan Moody who is averaging 24.3 points per game and 4.0 assists. Sebastian Saiz is second on the team with 12.8 points per game and 9.8 rebounds.
The Ole Miss Rebels are 0-4 against the spread in their last 4 Saturday games. The Rebels are 2-5 against the spread in their last 7 games overall. The Mississippi State Bulldogs are 6-1 against the spread in their last 7 home games. The Bulldogs are 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games vs. a team with a winning record.
Both of these teams come into this game with losing streaks of 3 or more games. I think the Bulldogs are the better team here and snap their losing streak at home. Take Mississippi State at home here.