Looking to win big? The Bulldogs and Jaguars face off at 8:00 ET on ESPN+. The Jaguars are hosting the game at Mitchell Center in Mobile, AL. The odds for this non-conference game currently have the Jaguars as the betting favorite with the over/under line sitting at 147.5 points.
ALABAMA A&M BULLDOGS VS SOUTH ALABAMA JAGUARS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Alabama A&M Bulldogs +14.5
This game will be played at Mitchell Center at 8:00 ET on Thursday, December 21st.
WHY BET THE ALABAMA A&M BULLDOGS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Jaguars.
- Even though we have South Alabama winning straight-up, we like Alabama A&M at +14.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 147.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.
Will Alabama A&M Win on the Road?
So far this season, Alabama A&M has played 11 games and has a 1-10 record. In their eight away games, the Bulldogs are winless, while they are 1-0 when playing at home. As of today, Alabama A&M has a 3-5-1 ATS record. In their last five games, the team is 1-3-1 vs. the spread.
Looking at their over/under performance through 11 games, Alabama A&M has an over/under record of 5-4-0, with their games averaging 156.2 points per game on average. The Bulldogs have an over/under record of 3-0 in their last three games, with their games averaging 180 points per game.
Alabama A&M recently showcased a strong offensive performance, scoring 91 points against Samford. This output exceeded their season average of 70 points per game. Leading Alabama A&M in scoring vs. Samford was Dailin Smith with his 18 points. Jayland Randall also added 16 points for the Bulldogs.
At present, the Bulldogs’ defense is nationally ranked 293rd, allowing 87.0 points per game. In their previous game vs. Samford, the Bulldogs finished with a field goal percentage of 54% and a total of 118 points vs. Alabama A&M.
Taking a Look at the Jaguars Chances at Home
South Alabama comes into their game against Alabama A&M with a 6-5 overall record. In away games, the Jaguars have gone 2-3 this season, while they are 2-1 at home. South Alabama has a 5-3 record vs. the spread heading into today’s game. In their last ten games this season, South Alabama is 2-1 vs. the spread.
Up to this point, games involving South Alabama have had an average of 147.5 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 138 points. Their over/under record is 4-4-0. The Jaguars have seen their last five games conclude with a collective average of 138 points per game and an over/under record of 1-2.
The South Alabama offense is coming off a game in which they scored 83 points vs. Mercer. Overall their field goal percentage was 47.8% while connecting on 7 threes. Leading the team in scoring was Isiah Gaiter with 17 points. Samuel Tabe also added 15 points for the Jaguars.
So far, the Jaguars’ defense is ranked 242nd in the country at 76.6 points per contest. So far, the South Alabama defense is giving up an average of 8.3 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 9.3 times per game (326th).