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Alabama Crimson Tide vs Kentucky Wildcats 01/11/2020 Odds, Picks and Predictions
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Alabama Crimson Tide vs Kentucky Wildcats 01/11/2020 –The Kentucky Wildcats are starting to roll once again and they will be battling the Alabama Crimson Tide in their homecourt next. This match is going to happen on January 11, Saturday at 12 pm Eastern Time at the Rupp Arena in Lexington Kentucky. ESPN will be featuring this game on TV while SofaScore will have the live stream available. The Wildcats are expected to extend their winning streak to four by NCAAB Point Spread Picks while this will be the second loss of Alabama in three games.
Alabama Crimson Tide vs Kentucky Wildcats 01/11/2020
Alabama Crimson Tide
Alabama is ta team that is carried by John Petty Jr. and Kira Lewis Jr. in their last game against Mississippi, Petty had 18 points, six rebounds while shooting four-of-seven from the three-point arc while Lewis has 17 points, eight rebounds and four assists. They got help from James Bolden and Galin Smith who each had 11 points. It was a bad night for Jaden Shackelford who went 2-for-10 and managed to finish the game with 10 points. But this is Kentucky that they are facing next and they are the underdogs. Alabama Crimson Tide needs to play a perfect game to keep the game close and keep it at a striking distance.
Players to Watch: J. Petty Jr. G 14 GP 33.6 MIN 16.7 PTS 7.3 REB 2.3 AST 1.3 STL 0.6 BLK 2.7 TO 49.7 FG% 75.6 FT% 50.5 3P%, K. Lewis Jr. G 14 GP 37.9 MIN 16.6 PTS 5.7 REB 4.6 AST 1.9 STL 0.4 BLK 3.7 TO 42.9 FG% 80 FT% 32.9 3P%, J. Shackelford G 14 GP 25.6 MIN 12.8 PTS 3.8 REB 1.4 AST 0.6 STL 0.1 BLK 1.2 TO 37.2 FG% 81.3 FT% 33.3 3P%.
The Kentucky Wildcats has been a Tyrese Maxey team and he is trying to increase his draft stock. Their win against the Georgia Bulldogs have been convincing and Maxey had 17 points, eight assists and seven rebounds. Nick Richards has also made a good case to be drafted in the NBA and he had 17 points and seven rebounds while shooting 8-for-11 from the field. But the big surprise is Immanuel Quickley who had 15 points, five rebounds and two assists. So far this Wildcats team has proved that they are one of the teams to beat in the tournament and they own an 11-3 record.
Players to Watch: T. Maxey G 14 GP 33.3 MIN 14 PTS 4.3 REB 3.3 AST 0.7 STL 0.4 BLK 2.1 TO 42.5 FG% 80.3 FT% 27.9 3P%, N. Richards F 14 GP 28.6 MIN 13 PTS 7.5 REB 0.4 AST 0.2 STL 2.1 BLK 1.7 TO 69.2 FG% 72.3 FT% 0 3P%, A. Hagans G 14 GP 33.1 MIN 12.9 PTS 3.9 REB 7.1 AST 2.1 STL 0.2 BLK 3.2 TO 44.6 FG% 83.1 FT% 30 3P%
Alabama Crimson Tide vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Predictions
Alabama Crimson Tide
Crimson Tide is 8-0 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kentucky’s last 5 games.
Alabama Crimson Tide vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Picks
Playing in their home court increases the chance of Kentucky to win this game and they are much favored by Betting On College Basketball. Meanwhile, Alabama is a fairly good team but they need to play at their best to take down the Wildcats.
Moneyline: The ML given to Alabama if they win are at +350. Meanwhile, Kentucky is at -450 for this game.
ATS: This is a 9 point spread that separates the Wildcats and Crimson Tide. Kentucky is at the -9 for this game.
TOTALS: Kentuck and Alabama are predicted to reach a total of 154 for this match. Wildcats are expected to go under
Score Prediction: 84-76, Wildcats win.