Auburn Tigers vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys - 1/30/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oklahoma State Cowboys (10-10) at Auburn Tigers (9-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Auburn Arena)
The Line: Auburn Tigers +2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Auburn Tigers will host the Oklahoma State Cowboys this Saturday in part of the Big-12/SEC Challenge.
The Auburn Tigers come into this game with a 9-10 record and are currently 11th in the SEC. The Tigers have lost their last 2 games in a row against Florida and Ole Miss. Through 19 games this season the leading scorer for the Tigers has been Kareem Canty who is averaging 18.4 points per game and 5.5 assists. Tyler Harris is second on the team with 15.2 points per game and 8.1 rebounds.
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The Oklahoma State Cowboys come into this game with a 10-10 record and are currently 9th in the Big 12. The Cowboys have lost their past 2 games with their most recent being a 69-65 defeat to Baylor. Through 20 games this season the leading scorer for the Cowboys has been Jawun Evans who is averaging 12.6 points per game and 5.2 assists with 4.4 rebounds. Jeff Newberry is second on the team with 11.4 points per game and 4.8 rebounds.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys are 3-0-1 against the spread in their last 4 games following a loss. The Cowboys are 1-5 against the spread in their last 6 games vs. a team with a losing record. The Tigers are 6-1 against the spread in their last 7 home games. Auburn is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 home games vs. a team with a losing road record.
Auburn has lost their past 2 games but are a tough team to beat at home. Oklahoma State has struggled recently but will try to get a win for the Big-12 here. This should be a close game here but i think Oklahoma State wins this game outright as the underdog. Il take Oklahoma State and the two points on the road.