Auburn Tigers vs. South Carolina Gamecocks - 1/5/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
South Carolina Gamecocks (13-0) at Auburn Tigers (7-5)
College Basketball: Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Auburn Arena)
The Line: Auburn Tigers +5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Auburn Tigers will host the South Carolina Gamecocks this Tuesday.
The Auburn Tigers come into this game with a 7-5 record and are currently 5th in the SEC. The Tigers have lost two out of their last 3 games with their most recent game being a win over Tennessee 83-77. Through 12 games this season the Auburn Tigers have been led by Kareem Canty who is averaging 19.3 points per game and 5.9 assists. Tyler Harris is second on the team with 14.4 points per game and 8.8 rebounds.
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The South Carolina Gamecocks come into this game with a 13-0 record and are currently 6th in the SEC. South Carolina’s most recent game was a 86-76 win over the Memphis Tigers. Through 13 games this season the leading scorer for the Gamecocks has been Michael Carrera who is averaging 12.4 points per game and 6.1 rebounds. Duane Notice is second on the team with 12.2 points per game and 2.2 rebounds. South Carolina will try to remain unbeaten at Auburn.
South Carolina is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 games following a win. The Gamecocks are 13-3 against the spread in their last 16 games overall. Auburn is 4-0 against the spread in their last 4 home games. The Tigers are 6-0-1 against the spread in their last 7 games vs. SEC opponents.
The South Carolina Gamecocks have not lost this year and i dont think their first loss will come here. Auburn has been good this year and they will have a tough time with South Carolina here. Im taking the Gamecocks to cover the spread on the road.