Ole Miss vs. Missouri - 3/4/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Missouri Tigers (14-15) at Mississippi Rebels (14-15)
College Basketball: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at 9:00 pm (The Pavilion at Ole Miss)
The Line: Mississippi Rebels -4 -- Over/Under: 133
The Missouri Tigers and Ole Miss Rebels meet Wednesday in college basketball action at The Pavilion at Ole Miss.
The Missouri Tigers need a win after splitting their last 10 games. The Missouri Tigers are averaging 67.1 points on 41.2 percent shooting and allowing 65.3 points on 41 percent shooting. Dru Smith is averaging 12.7 points and 4.3 rebounds while Xavier Pinson is averaging 11 points and 2.6 rebounds. Mark Smith is the third double-digit scorer and Jeremiah Tilmon is grabbing 3.9 rebounds. The Missouri Tigers are shooting 30 percent from beyond the arc and 77.8 percent from the free throw line. The Missouri Tigers are allowing 29.1 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 31.8 rebounds per game. The Missouri Tigers have lost five of their last six road games.
The Ole Miss Rebels look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Ole Miss Rebels are averaging 69.9 points on 43.6 percent shooting and allowing 68.1 points on 42.3 percent shooting. Breein Tyree is averaging 20.1 points and 3.6 rebounds while Devontae Shuler is averaging 11.6 points and 4.8 rebounds. Blake Hinson is the third double-digit scorer and KJ Buffen is grabbing 5.9 rebounds. The Ole Miss Rebels are shooting 33 percent from beyond the arc and 73.1 percent from the free throw line. The Ole Miss Rebels are allowing 29.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.2 rebounds per game. The Ole Miss Rebels have won four of their last five home games.
The favorite is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
The Missouri Tigers are just 4-7 against the spread on the road where they lose by an average of 10.5 points and shoot just 36.7 percent from the field and 26.2 percent from deep. The Ole Miss Rebels win at home by an average of 10.7 points while shooting 48.6 percent from the field and 36.6 percent from deep. The Ole Miss Rebels are also a profitable 9-6-1 against the spread at home. I'm just not high on the Missouri Tigers and have never been over the years. I'll eat the reasonable chalk with Ole Miss at home.