Missouri Tigers vs Texas A&M Aggies 3/12/2020 Betting Odds, Picks and Preview
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Missouri Tigers vs Texas A&M Aggies 3/12/2020 – The Missouri Tigers face the Texas A&M Aggies Thursday in the second round of the SEC tournament. College basketball odds pick the Tigers to win over the 7th seeded Aggies who already beat them twice this season. For this to happen, the Tigers need to be on their feet and play well. If Missouri fails to keep the game close, this could go the way of the Aggies.
Missouri Tigers vs Texas A&M Aggies 3/12/2020
The Missouri Tigers hope to ride on the momentum of a previous win to bring down the Aggies this Thursday. They won convincingly against Alabama and will try to bring down another heavyweight. Dru Smith will lead the offensive anew with help coming from Xavier Pinson and Mark Smith. The defense could be a difference with the Tigers holding down opponents to just 65.2 points.
Players to watch: D. Smith G (31 GP 32.8 MIN 12.7 PTS 4.2 REB 3.9 AST 2.1 STL 0.4 BLK 2.8 TO 41.2 FG% 89.9 FT% 29.4 3PT%), X. Pinson G (31 GP 24 MIN 11.1 PTS 2.8 REB 2.8 AST 0.8 STL 0 BLK 2.5 TO 39.1 FG% 81.7 FT% 27.9 3PT%), M. Smith G (24 GP 26.7 MIN 10 PTS 3.9 REB 0.8 AST 0.9 STL 0 BLK 1.2 TO 39.3 FG% 73.5 FT% 37.1 3PT%).
Texas A&M Aggies
Like the Tigers, the Aggies are coming off a win. They have been playing good basketball as of late but need to be careful this Thursday. Josh Nebo will be tasked to lead the offensive with help coming from Savion Flagg. Texas A&M is also playing good defense like the Tigers. If this is the case, the team with better shooting will come out on top.
Players to watch: J. Nebo F (29 GP 28.8 MIN 12.5 PTS 6.2 REB 0.8 AST 0.4 STL 1.9 BLK 2 TO 66.5 FG% 61.3 FT% 0 3PT%), S. Flagg G (30 GP 32 MIN 10.4 PTS 5.1 REB 2.5 AST 0.7 STL 0.2 BLK 2.6 TO 41.3 FG% 55.1 FT% 37 3PT%), W. Mitchell G (30 GP 27.6 MIN 10.2 PTS 2.7 REB 1.9 AST 1.3 STL 0.1 BLK 1.8 TO 33.1 FG% 77.1 FT% 29.3 3PT%).
Missouri Tigers vs Texas A&M Aggies Betting Predictions
Missouri is 6-3 ATS in their last 9 games.
Texas A&M Aggies
Texas A&M is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Missouri Tigers vs Texas A&M Aggies Betting Picks
A close match is expected between the Tigers and the Aggies and this could favor Missouri. College basketball lines see Missouri bringing down Texas A&M but by a slim margin. The Aggies are rolling and if the Tigers blink, this could go the way of Texas A&M.
Moneyline: -135 is set for the Tigers and +115 is set for the Aggies.
ATS: Look for the spread of -1.5 for Missouri and +1.5 for Texas A&M.
Totals: Over 124.5 is out for the Tigers and under 124.5 is out for the Aggies.
Score Prediction: 66-63, Missouri Tigers.