Auburn vs Mississippi State Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 2

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Auburn vs Mississippi State Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 2

SEC action on Saturday will see the the No. 11 Auburn Tigers (21-7, 10-5 SEC) host the Mississippi State Bulldogs (19-9, 8-7 SEC) at Neville Arena, tipping off at 4:00 PM ET.

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

Auburn vs. Mississippi State Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, March 2, 2024
  • Game Time: 4:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN2
  • Location: Auburn, Alabama
  • Arena: Neville Arena

Auburn vs. Mississippi State Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Auburn win (79.3%)

Before you bet on Saturday's Auburn-Mississippi State spread (Auburn -9.5) or total (146.5 points), take a look at the betting trends and insights below.

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Auburn vs. Mississippi State: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Auburn has covered 17 times in 28 chances against the spread this season.
  • Mississippi State has compiled a 14-14-0 ATS record so far this year.
  • The Tigers have a better record against the spread when playing at home (9-5-0) than they do in road games (4-5-0).
  • This year, the Bulldogs are 6-8-0 at home against the spread (.429 winning percentage). Away, they are 2-6-0 ATS (.250).
  • Against the spread, in conference action, Auburn is 10-5-0 this year.
  • Against the spread in SEC games, Mississippi State is 6-9-0 this season.

Auburn vs. Mississippi State: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Auburn has been victorious in 20, or 80%, of the 25 contests it has been chosen as moneyline favorites in this season.
  • The Tigers have yet to lose in 12 games when named as moneyline favorite of -480 or better.
  • Mississippi State has been the underdog on the moneyline nine total times this season. Mississippi State has gone 5-4 in those games.
  • The Bulldogs have played as a moneyline underdog of +360 or longer in only one game this season, which they won.
  • The moneyline set for this matchup implies Auburn has a 82.8% chance of coming away with a victory in the contest.

Auburn vs. Mississippi State Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Auburn outscores opponents by 14.6 points per game (scoring 82.8 per game to rank 17th in college basketball while allowing 68.2 per outing to rank 79th in college basketball) and has a +407 scoring differential overall.
  • Johni Broome leads Auburn, putting up 16.3 points per game (165th in the nation).
  • Mississippi State is outscoring opponents by 7.1 points per game, with a +199 scoring differential overall. It puts up 75.4 points per game (131st in college basketball) and allows 68.3 per outing (82nd in college basketball).
  • Josh Hubbard's team-leading 15.9 points per game rank him 199th in the nation.
  • The Tigers win the rebound battle by 4.1 boards on average. They collect 38.3 rebounds per game, which ranks 53rd in college basketball, while their opponents pull down 34.2 per contest.
  • Broome averages 8.6 rebounds per game (ranking 55th in college basketball) to lead the Tigers.
  • The Bulldogs are 37th in college basketball at 39 rebounds per game. That's 6.4 more than the 32.6 their opponents average.
  • Cameron Matthews averages 6.9 rebounds per game (189th in college basketball) to lead the Bulldogs.
  • Auburn averages 103.5 points per 100 possessions on offense (23rd in college basketball), and gives up 85.3 points per 100 possessions (18th in college basketball).
  • The Bulldogs rank 159th in college basketball with 96 points scored per 100 possessions, and 39th defensively with 87 points conceded per 100 possessions.

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