Alabama vs Arkansas Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 9

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Alabama vs Arkansas Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 9

The No. 16 Alabama Crimson Tide (20-10, 12-5 SEC) host the Arkansas Razorbacks (15-15, 6-11 SEC) in SEC play at Coleman Coliseum, tipping off at 12:00 PM ET on Saturday, March 9, 2024.

Before you place your bet on this matchup at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

Alabama vs. Arkansas Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, March 9, 2024
  • Game Time: 12:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • Location: Tuscaloosa, Alabama
  • Arena: Coleman Coliseum

Alabama vs. Arkansas Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Alabama win (93.8%)

Alabama is a 15.5-point favorite over Arkansas on Saturday and the over/under is set at 175.5 points. Here are a few betting insights and trends before you decide to wager on the game.

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Alabama vs. Arkansas: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Alabama has won 17 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 13 times.
  • Arkansas has covered 12 times in 30 games with a spread this season.
  • The Crimson Tide own a better record against the spread in home games (11-4-0) than they do in away games (5-5-0).
  • In 2023-24 against the spread, the Razorbacks have a lower winning percentage at home (.471, 8-9-0 record) than on the road (.500, 4-4-0).
  • Alabama has beaten the spread 10 times in 17 conference games.
  • Against the spread in SEC games, Arkansas is 8-9-0 this year.

Alabama vs. Arkansas: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Alabama has come away with 18 wins in the 22 contests it has been listed as the moneyline favorite in this season.
  • The Crimson Tide have been a -1700 moneyline favorite on six occasions this season and won every game.
  • Arkansas has won five of the 16 games it was the underdog on the moneyline this season (31.2%).
  • The Razorbacks have not yet played as a moneyline underdog of +890 or longer.
  • Bookmakers have implied with the moneyline set for this matchup that Alabama has a 94.4% chance of pulling out a win.

Alabama vs. Arkansas Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Alabama's +320 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 10.7 points per game) is a result of scoring 90.8 points per game (first in college basketball) while allowing 80.1 per outing (349th in college basketball).
  • Mark Sears is 15th in the country with a team-leading 21.1 points per game.
  • Arkansas has been outscored by 1.8 points per game (posting 77.4 points per game, 76th in college basketball, while conceding 79.2 per contest, 340th in college basketball) and has a -54 scoring differential.
  • Tramon Mark is 140th in college basketball with a team-leading 16.8 points per game.
  • The 39.6 rebounds per game the Crimson Tide average rank 27th in the country, and are 4.8 more than the 34.8 their opponents record per outing.
  • Grant Nelson averages 5.5 rebounds per game (ranking 469th in college basketball) to lead the Crimson Tide.
  • The Razorbacks lose the rebound battle by 1.5 boards on average. They record 34.7 rebounds per game, 221st in college basketball, while their opponents grab 36.2.
  • Trevon Brazile paces the Razorbacks with 5.8 rebounds per game (386th in college basketball).
  • Alabama ranks fourth in college basketball by averaging 107.5 points per 100 possessions on offense, and defensively is 244th in college basketball, allowing 94.9 points per 100 possessions.
  • The Razorbacks average 96.3 points per 100 possessions (155th in college basketball), while giving up 98.5 points per 100 possessions (329th in college basketball).

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