Alabama vs. Ole Miss - 3/3/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Mississippi Rebels (19-10) at Alabama Crimson Tide (17-12)
College Basketball: Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at 7:00 pm (Coleman Coliseum)
The Line: Alabama Crimson Tide -1.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC TV
The Alabama Crimson Tide and the Ole Miss Rebels face off on Tuesday at Coleman Coliseum in SEC college basketball action on Senior Night in Tuscaloosa.
The Alabama Crimson Tide are 17-12 this season and they have lost three of their last five games. Alabama is averaging 66.9 points and they are shooting 43.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 63.4 points and their opponents are shooting 41.2 percent. Levi Randolph leads the Crimson Tide averaging 14.8 points and 5.0 rebounds per game. Ricky Tarrant is averaging 13.1 points, Rodney Cooper is averaging 10.4 points, and Shannon Hale is averaging 8.2 points. Alabama is 13-4 at home and 7-9 in the SEC.
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The Ole Miss Rebels are 19-10 this season and they have lost their last two games. Ole Miss is averaging 72.7 points and they are shooting 42.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.9 points and their opponents are shooting 39.8 percent. Stefan Moody leads the Rebels averaging 16.4 points per game. Jarvis Summers is averaging 12 points, Ladarius White is averaging 10.7 points, and Sebastian Saiz is averaging 7.6 points and 5.4 rebounds. Ole Miss is 7-4 on the road and 10-6 in the SEC.
Alabama is 5-1 against the spread following a loss, 12-3-1 against the spread following a game that they didn’t cover the point spread, and 2-5 against the spread in their last seven home games. Ole Miss is 8-2-1 against the spread in their last 11 road games, 5-1 against the spread following a loss, and 1-4 against the spread in their last five games. The Underdog is 3-1-1 against the point spread in the last five meetings of these two.
Ole Miss has stumbled of late but I look for them to bounce back here and win outright.