Texas A&M vs. Ole Miss - 2/16/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Mississippi Rebels (16-9) at Texas A&M Aggies (18-7)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Reed Arena)
The Line: Texas A&M Aggies -9.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Ole Miss Rebels and Texas A&M Aggies meet Tuesday night at the Reed Arena.
The Ole Miss Rebels look for consistency after splitting their last eight games. The Ole Miss Rebels are averaging 75.5 points on 42 percent shooting and allowing 72 points on 42.6 percent shooting. Stefan Moody is averaging 23 points and 4.2 assists while Sebastian Saiz is averaging 12.2 points and 9.3 rebounds. Rasheed Brooks is dishing 1.9 assists and Tomasz Gielo is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The Ole Miss Rebels are shooting 33.3 percent from beyond the arc and 72.1 percent from the free throw line. The Rebels are allowing 35.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 38.1 rebounds per game. The Ole Miss Rebels have lost five of their last six road games.
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The Texas A&M Aggies also need a win in order to snap a four-game losing streak. The Texas A&M Aggies are averaging 76.1 points on 45.9 percent shooting and allowing 65.8 points on 40.9 percent shooting. Jalen Jones is averaging 16 points and 6.9 rebounds while Danuel House is averaging 15.8 points and 2.5 assists. Tyler Davis is the third double-digit scorer and Alex Caruso is dishing five assists. The Texas A&M Aggies are shooting 36.9 percent from beyond the arc and 66 percent from the free throw line. The Aggies are allowing 33.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37.7 rebounds per game. The Texas A&M Aggies have won 14 of their last 16 home games.
The Rebels are 18-7-2 ATS in their last 27 road games and 6-0-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Aggies are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 Tuesday games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The home team is 4-0 ATS in the last 4 meetings.
Texas A&M isn't looking so hot lately and may have been a premature pick to be the best team in the SEC. The Aggies haven't looked sharp at all, and Ole Miss just beat Texas A&M last week by 10 points. Not to mention the Rebels have covered 18 of their last 27 road games. I'll take the points.