LSU Tigers vs Vanderbilt Commodores 2/5/2020 Game Analysis, Odds and Picks
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
LSU Tigers vs Vanderbilt Commodores 2/5/2020 – The LSU Tigers are on a ten-game winning streak and they are not putting the brakes yet on that run. They will be battling the Vanderbilt Commodores next in their next game and it is going to happen on February 5, Wednesday at 9:00 pm Eastern Time. This game will tip-off at the Memorial Gym in Nashville, Tennessee and it will be seen on television at the SEC Network while SofaScore will handle the online live stream. The Tigers are coming in as the heavy favorites by NCAA BAsketball Games Today Odds to win over the Commodores. Vanderbilt is on a nine-game losing streak and they are predicted to go to a ten-game skid after this match against the Tigers.
LSU Tigers vs Vanderbilt Commodores 2/5/2020
The LSU Tigers after starting the season at 7-4, suddenly stepped on the gas and have not lost since December 29. They are not 17-4 and are proving that they have what it takes to make it big in this tournament. Mays has been the scoring leader for the team doing 15.3 points and 4.6 rebounds per night while Williams and Watford each contribute 13 points and seven rebounds per game. They also boast a rejuvenated bench that knows their roles on the team. Against the Commodores, it is hard to imagine them losing but they must not slack off since this game is played on the road.
Players to watch: S. Mays G (21 GP 33.6 MIN 15.3 PTS 4.6 REB 3.1 AST 2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.4 TO 48.9 FG% 85.4 FT% 36 3P%), E. Williams F (21 GP 28.4 MIN 13.7 PTS 6.9 REB 1.2 AST 0.9 STL 1.4 BLK 2.2 TO 59.4 FG% 80 FT% 36.4 3P%), T. Watford F (21 GP 30.6 MIN 13.4 PTS 7.3 REB 1.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.7 BLK 2.8 TO 49 FG% 65.3 FT% 27.5 3P%).
The Commodores are on a big dip and the light at the end of the tunnel is not yet visible. The bright side of this team is having a good talent on Nesmith who averages 23 points and five rebounds while Lee is another player that is fun to watch as he does 16 points per night. Against the Tigers, they need to dig deeper into the team’s roster for production and playing a perfect game is the best way to at least keep the game close.
Players to watch: A. Nesmith F (14 GP 35.8 MIN 23 PTS 4.9 REB 0.9 AST 1.4 STL 0.9 BLK 1.7 TO 51.2 FG% 82.5 FT% 52.2 3P%), S. Lee G (21 GP 31.4 MIN 16 PTS 3.1 REB 4.5 AST 1.5 STL 0.1 BLK 3.4 TO 47.3 FG% 74.3 FT% 28 3P%) S. Pippen Jr. G (21 GP 30 MIN 11.2 PTS 3.1 REB 3.9 AST 1.1 STL 0.1 BLK 2.7 TO 37.5 FG% 72 FT% 32.2 3P%).
LSU Tigers vs Vanderbilt Commodores Betting Predictions
LSU is 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games.
Vanderbilt is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
LSU Tigers vs Vanderbilt Commodores Betting Picks
The Commodores are on quicksand mode and they are the big underdogs in this game as seen by Sports Betting. This should be a long night for them and LSU is expected to extend that winning streak even further.
Moneyline: It is a wide ML of +645 if the Commodores win an upset. Meanwhile, the Tigers are at -855.
Spread: A dozen points separate both teams across the spread with the Tigers at -12 while on the far end are the Commodores with +12.
Total: 151 points is the total given to this game with the Tigers going under while Commodores being under as well.
Score Prediction: 78-64, Tigers.