Appalachian State Mountaineers (6-2) at Auburn Tigers (5-2)
College Basketball: Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at 2:00 pm (Auburn Arena)
The Line: Auburn Tigers -14 -- Over/Under: 137 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Appalachian State Mountaineers and Auburn Tigers meet Tuesday in college basketball action at the Auburn Arena.
The Appalachian State Mountaineers look for a win after winning four of their last five games. The Appalachian State Mountaineers are averaging 75.8 points on 43.9 percent shooting and allowing 55.4 points on 35.9 percent shooting. Adrian Delph is averaging 12.4 points and 1.8 assists while Donovan Gregory is averaging 11.5 points and 4.4 rebounds. Kendall Lewis is the third double-digit scorer and Michael Almonacy is grabbing 4.8 rebounds. The Appalachian State Mountaineers are shooting 30.8 percent from beyond the arc and 80 percent from the free throw line. The Appalachian State Mountaineers are allowing 27.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.9 rebounds per game.
The Auburn Tigers look to build on their solid four-game winning streak. The Auburn Tigers are averaging 77 points on 44.6 percent shooting and allowing 71.4 points on 43.7 percent shooting. Justin Powell is averaging 14.6 points and 4.4 assists while Allen Flanigan is averaging 13.9 points and 4.1 rebounds. Jaylin Williams is the third double-digit scorer and JT Thor is grabbing three rebounds. The Auburn Tigers are shooting 31.6 percent from beyond the arc and 61 percent from the free throw line. The Auburn Tigers are allowing 29.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.9 rebounds per game.
The Mountaineers are 11-5-1 ATS in their last 17 road games and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Tigers are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Tuesday games. The under is 10-4 in Mountaineers last 14 overall. The under is 5-1 in Tigers last 6 overall. The under is 9-4 in Tigers last 13 Tuesday games.
The Auburn Tigers are starting to find their offensive stroke and the comfortable wins are starting to pile up. However, the Appalachian State Mountaineers have one of the better defenses in the country up to this point and they've competed with some decent teams. This is also Auburn's last game until December 30, so guys may be looking ahead to their holiday break. Appalachian State should be up for this contest. Give me the points.