Alabama at Arkansas: 2/24/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Arkansas Razorbacks (17-5) vs Alabama Crimson Tide (18-5)
Game Info: Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 9:00 pm (Bud Walton Arena)
Betting Odds: Arkansas Razorbacks -1 -- Over/Under: 155.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Alabama Crimson Tide and Arkansas Razorbacks face off on Wednesday in a college basketball showdown at Bud Walton Arena.
The Alabama Crimson Tide come into this game with an 18-5 record overall and coming into this game they have won three games in a row. In the last game against Vanderbilt, the offense was elite, putting up 82 points and that led to a four point victory. Alabama on the season is averaging 80.9 points per game while their defense is giving up 70.5 points per game. Alabama is shooting 43.7 percent from the field and 36 percent from behind the three point line. Jaden Shackelford has been the best player for Alabama averaging 14.5 points while shooting 40.5 percent from the field and 32 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Arkansas Razorbacks who sit with a 17-5 record overall and coming into this game they have won four games in a row. In the last game against Florida, the defense only gave up 64 points and that led to the defeat. Arkansas on the season is averaging 82.5 points per game while their defense is giving up 80.1 points per game. Arkansas is shooting 45 percent from the field and 33.8 percent from the behind the three point line. Moses Moody has been the best player for Arkansas averaging 16.2 points while shooting 44.6 percent from the field and 37.1 percent from behind the three point line.
Alabama is 10-4 against the spread in their last 14 games against the SEC. The over is 30-10-1 in Arkansas last 41 games overall. The over is 9-3 in Arkansas last 12 games played on Wednesday. The underdog is 8-3 against the spread in the last 11 games between Alabama and Arkansas.
These are two teams who can really score and there is going to be no shortage of scoring in this game. Look for an up tempo game that goes well over the posted total. Back the over.