Virginia Tech vs. Texas A&M - 11/25/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas A&M Aggies (3-1) at Virginia Tech Hokies (4-0)
College Basketball: Friday, November 25, 2016 at 5:30 pm (Titan Gym)
The Line: Virginia Tech Hokies +3.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Virginia Tech Hokies and the Texas A&M Aggies face off on Friday in the Directv Wooden Legacy college basketball tournament.
The Virginia Tech Hokies are 4-0 this season and they advanced to this game with a 92-72 win over New Mexico on Thursday. Virginia Tech is averaging 89.8 points per game and they are shooting 52.6 percent from the floor and 39.4 percent from beyond the 3-point arc while defensively they are allowing 71 points per game and their opponents are shooting 41.9 percent. Zach LeDay leads the Hokies averaging 17.8 points and 8 rebounds per game. Ahmed Hill is averaging 14.5 points for VT, Seth Allen is averaging 11.8 points, and Justin Robinson is averaging 11.5 points and 5.5 rebounds. Virginia Tech is looking like a solid team this season and they are hoping they get back to the NCAA Tournament this year.
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The Texas A&M Aggies are 3-1 this season and they are coming off of a 95-73 win over Cal State Northridge to land in this matchup. Texas A&M is averaging 76.5 points per game while shooting 47.5 percent from the floor and 31.3 percent from beyond the 3-point arc while defensively they are allowing 58.8 points per game and their opponents are shooting 34.6 percent. D.J. Hogg leads the Aggies averaging 15.3 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. Tyler Davis is averaging 12.3 points and 6.5 rebounds for TAM, Admon Gilder is averaging 10.5 points and 5 rebounds, and Robert Williams is averaging 9.5 points and 5.8 rebounds. Texas A&M is looking to build their NCAA Tournament resume as well and advance to the finals of this tournament.
Virginia Tech is 8-1 against the spread following a win, 4-1 against the spread in their last 5 neutral site games, and 19-7 against the spread following game that they covered the point spread. Texas A&M is 2-5 against the spread against the ACC, 1-4 against the spread against a team with a winning record, and 0-4 against the spread following a win.
THis one looks like a war and the points could factor so my play is Virginia Tech with the points.