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Mississippi Rebels vs Kentucky Wildcats 2/15/2020 Game Analysis, Odds and Picks
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Mississippi Rebels vs Kentucky Wildcats 2/15/2020 – This is going to be a battle of two Southeastern Conference teams as the Kentucky Wildcats play hosts to the Ole Miss Rebels at the Rupp Arena at the Central Bank Center in Lexington, Kentucky.
This match will be aired live at Fox on Saturday, February 15 at 2:00 pm Eastern Time. SofaScore will simulcast the television feed via online live streaming. The Wildcats and the Rebels both own a three-game winning streak but Basketball Spread Betting picks Kentucky as the heavy favorite heading to this game.
Mississippi Rebels vs Kentucky Wildcats 2/15/2020
Mississippi Rebels are fourth to the last in the tough Southeastern Conference and owns a record of 13-11 for the season. On the road, this team has been doing really bad as they only won once in seven games. They are riding off their momentum from their three-game winning streak and they are looking like a team that figured things out already.
Tyree is the huge scorer for this team as he does 20 points a night along with 3.7 points, 3.7 rebounds, 2.7 assists and 1.4 steals. Shuler and Hinson are players backing him up as the only players that are reliable to score double digits per game.
Players to watch:
B. Tyree G (23 GP 34 MIN 20 PTS 3.7 REB 2.7 AST 1.4 STL 0.1 BLK 2.1 TO 43.3 FG% 78.6 FT% 37.4 3PT%), D. Shuler G (24 GP 33.5 MIN 11.6 PTS 4.6 REB 3.6 AST 1.8 STL 0.3 BLK 2.1 TO 41.6 FG% 65.4 FT% 35.4 3PT%), B. Hinson G (20 GP 31.5 MIN 10.4 PTS 5.1 REB 1.6 AST 0.5 STL 0.3 BLK 2.2 TO 40 FG% 69.4 FT% 33.3 3PT%).
The Kentucky Wildcats are second from the tied for the top spot in the Southeastern Conference along with the Auburn Tigers and LSU Tigers. They are coming off from a three-game winning streak and they very well know a loss will push them down the standings.
Tyrese Maxey is expected to go top 10 in the upcoming NBA draft. However, his stock has been dropping. The numbers that he is showing from 13.9 points, 4.2 rebounds and 2.9 assists per game. Quickley is the top scorer for the team with 14.9 points while Richards has been on the radar of NBA scouts with 14.5 points and 8.2 rebounds per game.
Players to watch:
I. Quickley G (23 GP 32.1 MIN 14.9 PTS 4.1 REB 1.8 AST 0.7 STL 0.1 BLK 1.5 TO 40.4 FG% 92.5 FT% 40.8 3PT%), N. Richards F (24 GP 30 MIN 14.5 PTS 8.2 REB 0.3 AST 0.1 STL 2.2 BLK 1.5 TO 66.3 FG% 75 FT% 0 3PT%), T. Maxey G (24 GP 33.7 MIN 13.9 PTS 4.2 REB 2.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.4 BLK 2.3 TO 43.8 FG% 82.3 FT% 31.4 3PT%).
Mississippi Rebels vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Predictions
Mississippi is 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games.
Kentucky is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Mississippi Rebels vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Picks
The Wildcats are coming in as the huge favorites in this game according to Betting on College Basketball. Rebels are going to have a long night as this game will showcase some NBA Prospects that will look to impress scouts on a nationally televised game.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Rebels in this match is +385 while being at home, the Wildcats are at -500.
Spread: ‘This game will have 9.5 points separating both teams across the spread. Rebels sit at the +9.5 while the Wildcats are at -9.5.
Total: 137.5 points is the expected total for both teams to reach. Rebels will be going over and the Wildcats are under.
Score Prediction: 74-64. Wildcats.