Alabama vs. Texas A&M - 1/6/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas A&M Aggies (9-3) at Alabama Crimson Tide (10-3)
College Basketball: Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at 9:00 pm (Coleman Coliseum)
The Line: Alabama Crimson Tide -2.5 -- Over/Under: 128 See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC Network
The Alabama Crimson Tide and the Texas A&M Aggies face off on Tuesday at Coleman Coliseum in Tuscaloosa in SEC college basketball action.
The Alabama Crimson Tide are 10-3 this season and they have won their last four games. Alabama is averaging 72.3 points and they are shooting 45.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 6.2 points and their opponents are shooting 42.8 percent. Levi Randolph leads the Crimson Tide averaging 16.2 points per game. Ricky Tarrant is averaging 13 points per game, Rodney Cooper is averaging 10.7 points, and Shannon Hale is averaging 9.2 points per game. Alabama is 9-0 at home this season.
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The Texas A&M Aggies are 9-3 this season and they have won three of their last four games. Texas A&M is averaging 70.1 points and they are shooting 47.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 61.1 points and their opponents are shooting 40.2 percent. Jalen Jones leads the Aggies averaging 13.2 points and 5.9 rebounds per game. Daneul House is averaging 12.1 points, Alex Caruso is averaging 8.3 points and 6.4 assists, and Kourtney Roberson is averaging 8.2 points. Texas A&M are 0-2 on the road this season.
Alabama is 9-3-2 against the spread against a team with a winning percentage better than .600 and 4-13-2 against the spread following a win. Texas A&M is 4-11 against the spread in their last 15 road games, 0-4 against the spread following a win, and 2-5 against the spread against a team with a winning record. Texas A&M has covered the point spread in their last four games against Alabama.
The total in this one looks way too low and my free pick here is o the over.