Alabama vs. Vanderbilt - 2/14/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Vanderbilt Commodores (13-11) at Alabama Crimson Tide (15-9)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Coleman Coliseum)
The Line: Alabama Crimson Tide -4 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Alabama Crimson Tide and the Vanderbilt Commodores face off on Saturday at Coleman Coliseum in SEC college basketball action.
The Alabama Crimson Tide are 15-9 this season and they have won two of their last three games. Alabama is averaging 66.8 points and they are shooting 43.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 62.7 points while defensively they are allowing 41.5 percent. Levi Randolph leads the Crimson Tide averaging 14.8 points per game. Ricky Tarrant is averaging 13.1 points, Rodney Cooper is averaging 10.3 points, and Shannon Hale is averaging 8.4 points. Alabama is 12-2 at home and 5-6 in the SEC.
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The Vanderbilt Commodores are 13-11 this season and they are coming off of a loss to Tennessee that ended a two game winning streak. Vandy is averaging 69.7 points and they are shooting 46.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 63.8 points and their opponents are shooting 40.7 percent. Damien Jones leads the Commodores averaging 14.9 points and 6.7 rebounds per game. Riley LaChance is averaging 12.5 points, James Siakam is averaging 9.0 points and 5.7 rebounds, and Luke Kornet is averaging 8.5 points. Vanderbilt is 1-6 on the road and 3-8 in the SEC.
Alabama is 2-5 against the spread in Saturday games, 7-15-2 against the spread following a win, and 1-4 against the spread in their last five home games against a team with a road winning percentage under .400. Vanderbilt is 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games, 2-5 against the spread following a loss, and 1-4 against the spread in their last five road games. The underdog has covered the point spread in six of the last seven meetings of these two.
Alabama has just been stinking it up and I don’t feel confident laying points with them to anyone.