Auburn Tigers vs Mississippi Rebels 01/28/2020 Predictions, Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Auburn Tigers vs Mississippi Rebels 01/28/2020 – The Auburn Tigers are coming off from back-to-back victories and hope to create a winning streak from the momentum. They have the Mississippi Rebels next in their schedule and this match will happen at The Pavilion at Ole Miss University in Mississippi on Tuesday, January 28. ESPNU will air the game on television at 9:00 pm Eastern Time with Sofascore as the alternative option to watch the match via online live streaming. National Championship Basketball Odds see the Rebels taking this game against the Tigers.
Auburn Tigers vs Mississippi Rebels 01/28/2020
Auburn Tigers bounced back from back-to-back losses with back-to-back wins. They won against the South Carolina Gamecocks and the latest was against Iowa State Cyclones in a tightly contested match. Isaac Okoro led the team with 19 points while Samir Doughty did 18 points, six rebounds and four assists. Danjel Purifoy and J-Von McCormick each contributed 11 points to help out. This Tigers team has a good core of players but if they want to score a win over the Rebels, they should get more from their bench starting with Anfernee McLemore.
Players to watch: S. Doughty G (19 GP 31.5 MIN 14.6 PTS 3.8 REB 2.7 AST 1.3 STL 0.2 BLK 2.5 TO 40.3 FG% 76 FT% 30.8 3P%), I. Okoro F (19 GP 30.5 MIN 12.9 PTS 4.2 REB 2.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.9 BLK 1.9 TO 53.9 FG% 67.9 FT% 25 3P%), J. McCormick G (19 GP 29.3 MIN 11 PTS 3.8 REB 4.8 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 2.1 TO 39.3 FG% 52.5 FT% 29.9 3P%).
The Rebels snapped a six-game losing streak in their last game by beating the University of Georgia Bulldogs by 10 points, 70-60. In that match, Brieen Tyree led the team with 20 points, four rebounds, four assists and three steals. Khadim Sy supported with 16 points and four rebounds while KJ Buffen did 14 points, four rebounds and two steals. Against the Tigers, they should get better performance from Devontae Shuler if they want to keep the game close against their visitors.
Players to watch: B. Tyree G 18 GP 33.5 MIN 18.9 PTS 3.7 REB 2.8 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 2.3 TO 42 FG% 77.5 FT% 36 3P%
Auburn Tigers vs Mississippi Rebels Betting Predictions
Auburn is 4-8 ATS in their last 12 games.
Rebels are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 games.
Auburn Tigers vs Mississippi Rebels Betting Picks
Tigers are just to tough to handle especially that they are on momentum. Online Sportsbook picks them easily to win over the Rebels and it is not that hard to predict. Okoro is an interesting prospect and it should be interesting if he can follow up with another good game.
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Tigers is at -234 while the Rebels are at +196 if they win at home.
Spread: 5.5 points across the spread are given to this game with the Tigers at -5.5 and the Rebels are at +5.5.
Total: The given total for this game is 140.5 with the Tigers going over and the Rebels are under.
Score Prediction: 73-67, Tigers win.