Auburn at Ole Miss - 1/15/22 College Basketball Picks and Prediction
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Ole Miss Rebels (9-6) vs Auburn Tigers (15-1)
Game Info: Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 8:30 pm (The Pavilion at Ole Miss)
Betting Odds: Ole Miss Rebels +9 -- Over/Under: 139.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Auburn Tigers will travel to play the Ole Miss Rebels in a SEC game on Saturday night.
The Auburn Tigers are 15-1 (4-0) this season and have won 12 games in a row. Auburn is coming off of a win against Alabama by a score of 81-77 in their last game. Auburn shot 44.8% from the field and held Alabama to 34.8% shooting from the field in the win. Jabari Smith led the Tigers with 25 points and 7 rebounds in the game. Auburn is averaging 80.6 points per game and is giving up 65.6 points per game against, while also averaging 39.8 rebounds per game and 15.1 assists per game. Jabari Smith is averaging 16.1 points per game and 6.4 rebounds per game, while Wendell Green Jr. is averaging 13.1 points per game and 4.6 assists per game for the Tigers. Auburn is shooting 45.3% on field goals, 71.1% on free throws, and 34.8% on three pointers.
The Ole Miss Rebels are 9-6 (1-2) this season and have lost three of their last four games. Ole Miss lost to Texas A&M by a score of 67-51 in their last game. Ole Miss allowed their opponent to shoot 55.8% from the field in the loss. Matthew Murrell led the Rebels with 11 points and 3 rebounds in the game. Ole Miss is averaging 69.2 points per game and is giving up 64.4 points per game against, while also averaging 36.4 rebounds per game and 14.1 assists per game. Daeshun Ruffin is averaging 11.7 points per game and 3.6 assists per game, while Matthew Murrell is averaging 9.6 points per game and 2.5 rebounds per game for the Rebels. Ole Miss is shooting 42.9% on field goals, 69.6% on free throws, and 32.4% on three pointers.
Auburn is 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Saturday games. The over is 10-1 in Auburn’s last 11 Saturday games. Ole Miss is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 Saturday games and 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games following an ATS loss. The under is 9-3 in Ole Miss’ last 12 games.
Auburn is ranked #4 in the country and comes into this game undefeated in conference play. Ole Miss has lost three of their last four games and is coming off of a blowout loss. Auburn is a high scoring team and I like the over here.