Ole Miss vs. South Carolina - 2/5/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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South Carolina Gamecocks (13-8) at Mississippi Rebels (10-11)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at 7:00 pm (The Pavilion at Ole Miss)
The Line: Mississippi Rebels +1 -- Over/Under: 142.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The South Carolina Gamecocks and Ole Miss Rebels meet Wednesday in college basketball action at The Pavilion at Ole Miss.
The South Carolina Gamecocks look for another win after winning five of their last six games. The South Carolina Gamecocks are averaging 71.4 points on 44.2 percent shooting and allowing 66.6 points on 38.4 percent shooting. A.J. Lawson is averaging 13.9 points and 3.3 rebounds while Jermaine Couisnard is averaging 10.6 points and 2.9 assists. Jair Bolden is grabbing 2.9 rebounds and Maik Kotsar is dishing 1.9 assists. The South Carolina Gamecocks are shooting 31.4 percent from beyond the arc and 60.1 percent from the free throw line. The South Carolina Gamecocks are allowing 29.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.1 rebounds per game. The South Carolina Gamecocks have won five of their last seven road games.
The Ole Miss Rebels need a win after losing eight of their last nine games. The Ole Miss Rebels are averaging 68.5 points on 42.7 percent shooting and allowing 68 points on 42.8 percent shooting. Breein Tyree is averaging 17.9 points and 3.6 rebounds while Devontae Shuler is averaging 11.5 points and 4.8 rebounds. Blake Hinson is the third double-digit scorer and KJ Buffen is grabbing six rebounds. The Ole Miss Rebels are shooting 31.6 percent from beyond the arc and 71.1 percent from the free throw line. The Ole Miss Rebels are allowing 30.2 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.3 rebounds per game. The Ole Miss Rebels have lost three straight home games.
The Gamecocks are 6-1 ATS in their last 7 road games, 6-2 ATS in their last 8 Wednesday games and 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games overall. The Rebels are 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games as an underdog, 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games as a home underdog and 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 home games. The over is 4-1-1 in Gamecocks last 6 overall. The over is 7-0 in Rebels last 7 home games. The underdog is 17-5 ATS in the last 22 meetings.
The South Carolina Gamecocks are 6-1 ATS on the road this season, and they're winning their last five games by an average of 10.1 points while shooting 50.3 percent from the field and 38.7 percent from three. The Ole Miss Rebels have lost eight of their last nine games and are shooting just 41 percent from the field in their last five games. I want nothing to do with Ole Miss in its current form. Give me South Carolina in this toss up.