South Alabama Jaguars (3-6) vs. Alabama A&M Bulldogs (3-5)
December 12, 2022 7:00 pm EDT
The Line: Alabama A&M Bulldogs +7.5 / South Alabama Jaguars -7.5; Over/Under: +139.5
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The South Alabama Jaguars and Alabama A&M Bulldogs meet Monday in college basketball action at the T.M. Elmore Gymnasium. The South Alabama Jaguars look for their fourth win. The Alabama A&M Bulldogs look for their fourth win.
The South Alabama Jaguars are averaging 70.6 points on 45.5 percent shooting and allowing 69.7 points on 43.1 percent shooting. Isaiah Moore is averaging 20.1 points and 3.4 rebounds, while Greg Parham II is averaging 11.2 points and 1.7 assists. Kevin Samuel is the third double-digit scorer and Tyrell Jones is grabbing 1.5 rebounds. The South Alabama Jaguars are shooting 29.7 percent from beyond the arc and 69.4 percent from the free throw line. The South Alabama Jaguars are allowing 34.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 29.3 rebounds per game.
The Alabama A&M Bulldogs are averaging 74.8 points on 44.1 percent shooting and allowing 77.1 points on 44.5 percent shooting. Garrett Hicks is averaging 16.9 points and 3.4 rebounds, while Dailin Smith is averaging 13.4 points and 3 rebounds. Messiah Thompson is the third double-digit scorer and Cameron Tucker is dishing 2.6 assists. The Alabama A&M Bulldogs are shooting 33.8 percent from beyond the arc and 67.3 percent from the free throw line. The Alabama A&M Bulldogs are allowing 39.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 28.9 rebounds per game.
The Jaguars are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 road games and 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Bulldogs are 5-2 ATS in their last 7 home games and 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The under is 4-1 in Jaguars last 5 Monday games. The over is 11-4 in Bulldogs last 15 overall.
The numbers aren’t pretty for either side, and it’s hard to make a case for either team here. However, the South Alabama Jaguars have been fabulous against the spread this season, and there’s no doubt they’re the more talented team. We’ve seen the Jags hang with Alabama and Oklahoma. I’ll lay the chalk with the road side.