Arkansas vs. Vanderbilt - 1/10/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Vanderbilt Commodores (11-3) at Arkansas Razorbacks (12-2)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 10, 2015 at 4:30 pm (Bud Walton Arena)
The Line: Arkansas Razorbacks -9 -- Over/Under: 144 See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC Network
The Arkansas Razorbacks and the Vanderbilt Commodores face off on Saturday at Bud Walton Arena in SEC college basketball action.
The Arkansas Razorbacks are 12-2 this season and ranked 23rd in the nation and are on a six game winning streak. Arkansas is averaging 84.1 points and they are shooting 47.1 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.8 points and their opponents are shooting 42.8 percent. Bobby Portis leads the Razorbacks averaging 17.1 points and 7.6 rebounds per game. Michael Qualls is averaging 15.5 points and 5.3 rebounds, Rashad Madden is averaging 9.6 points and 5.2 assists, and Anthlon Bell is averaging 9.4 points. Arkansas is 10-0 at home this season.
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The Vanderbilt Commodores are 11-3 this season and they have won their last four games in a row. Vandy is averaging 73.1 points and they are shooting 50 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 60.9 points and their opponents are shooting 38.1 percent. Damian Jones leads the Commodores averaging 16.2 points and 7.1 rebounds per game. Riley LaChance is averaging 13.1 points, James Siakam is averaging 10.2 points and 6.1 rebounds, and Luke Kornet is averaging 8.7 points. Vanderbilt is 1-1 on the road this season.
Arkansas is 5-1 against the spread in their last six home games, 4-1 against the spread following a win, and 11-5 against the spread against a team with a winning record. Vanderbilt is 5-2 against the spread in their last seven games, 2-5 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, and 5-2 against the spread in their last seven road games against a team with a winning home record. Vandy is 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games at Arkansas.
If you like high scoring this is the game for you and I have this one well above the total so my free pick is Over.