Looking to win big? The Hornets and Bulldogs face off at 5:00 ET on Bull. The Bulldogs are hosting the game at Alabama A&M Event Center in Huntsville, AL. Alabama State is favored by -1 in this Southwestern Athletic conference contest against Alabama A&M. The game’s over/under currently sits at 139.5 points.

ALABAMA STATE HORNETS VS ALABAMA A&M BULLDOGS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Alabama A&M Bulldogs +1

This game will be played at Alabama A&M Event Center at 5:00 ET on Saturday, March 2nd.

WHY BET THE ALABAMA A&M BULLDOGS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Bulldogs.
  • Not only will Alabama A&M pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +1.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 139.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.

Can the Hornets Lock in a Win at Huntsville?

Alabama State will look to snap a three-game losing streak on the road when they take on Alabama A&M. This season, the Hornets have gone 5-11 on the road, and they have an average scoring margin of -6.8 points per game.

So far, Alabama State has been the favorite in nine of their 28 games, going 6-3 in those matchups. In their last game, they lost to Florida A&M by a score of 73-65.

Alabama State’s ATS record this season is 13-10, but they have gone just 4-5 vs. the spread when favored. Over their last 3 games as the favorite, they have not covered the spread. On the road, their ATS mark is 12-4, but they have gone just 1-6 vs. the spread at home.

Today’s over/under line of 139.5 is lower than the average over/under line in Alabama State’s games this season (144.2). So far, 12 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total in those games is 139 points.

Coming off their recent game, the Alabama State offense tallied 65 points in a matchup against Florida A&M. Their field goal percentage for the game was 31.5%, and they made 3 threes. Antonio TJ Madlock led the scoring for the Hornets, contributing 20 points. Additionally, Micah Octave chipped in with 11 points.

The Hornets’ defense is presently ranked 109th nationally, allowing an average of 69.9 points per contest. So far, the Alabama State defense is giving up an average of 8.2 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 11 times per game (499th).

Will Alabama A&M Win at Home?

Alabama A&M comes into this game with a record of 8-20, including a 7-8 mark in Southwestern Athletic Conference games. At home, the Bulldogs are 5-4 this season, and they have won four straight at home.

On the year, Alabama A&M has been the underdog in 24 of their 28 games, going just 4-20 in those contests. Their average scoring margin at home is +1.2 points per game compared to -13.9 points per game on the road.

Alabama A&M has been a solid bet at home this season, going 6-3 against the spread. Overall, their ATS record is 14-13-1. As the underdog, the Bulldogs are 10-13-1 vs. the spread this year. In their last three home games, Alabama A&M is 3-0 ATS.

Alabama A&M’s over/under record for the season is 13-15, and the average over/under line in their games is 147.3. So far, 17 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line of 139.5. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 132 points, and their OU record over their last 10 games is 3-7.

Alabama A&M offense recently wrapped up a game with a total of 58 points against Florida A&M. In that game, they made 2/13 three-point attempts and achieved a field goal percentage of 44.7%. Currently leading the team in scoring is Dailin Smith who comes into today’s matchup averaging 14. Omari Peek-Green also heads into the game with a PPG average of 8.9.

At present, the Bulldogs’ defense is nationally ranked 300th, allowing 78.0 points per game. So far, the Alabama A&M defense is giving up an average of 10.8 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 15.7 times per game (717th).