Texas A&M Aggies vs. LSU Tigers - 1/14/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds & Prediction
LSU Tigers at Texas A&M Aggies
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at 7:00 PM (Reed Arena)
LSU -6 TOTAL 131 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The LSU Tigers (11-4) will visit the Texas A&M Aggies (8-6) at Reed Arena. LSU extended their winning streak to four straight after a Skylar Mays buzzer beater to defeat Mississippi State at home.
LSU is led by Mays who averages 15.8 points per game. Darius Days leads the team in rebounds with 8.5 per game while Javonte Smart averages 4.9 assists per game. The Tigers average 79.3 points per game and allow an average of 67.5 points against. LSU shoots 48.4 percent from the floor and bring down 39.2 rebounds per game.
Texas A&M have won four of their last five games with the lone loss coming against Arkansas. The Aggies are led by Josh Nebo who averages 11.5 points and 7.8 rebounds per game. Savion Flagg chips in averaging 2.1 assists per game. The Aggies play a very slow tempo game scoring 58.6 points per game and allowing 59.6 points against. Texas A&M shoot 39.9 percent from the floor and snag 35.4 rebounds per game.
Tigers are 11-3 ATS in their last 14 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600.
Aggies are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 home games.
Under is 4-1 in Tigers last 5 games following an ATS loss.
Under is 35-16 in Aggies last 51 home games.
LSU and Texas A&M play very differently. Whichever team dictates the pace of play will win this game. LSU has a bunch of shot makers and a load of talent on both sides of the ball. However, LSU’s ball movement could be an issue against Texas A&M. LSU will have to play more isolation basketball and take shots with the shot clock winding down. But ultimately, LSU will hit enough shots to defeat Texas A&M. Tigers are 11-3 ATS in their last 14 road games vs. a team with a home winning % of greater than .600. Final Score Prediction, LSU Tigers win and cover ATS 67-58.