The Rebels and Tigers are set to face off at 8:30 ET on SECN. The Tigers will host the game at Neville Arena in Auburn, AL. The over/under for this game is set at 153 points, and the Tigers are the home favorites against the Rebels in a Southeastern conference matchup.

OLE MISS REBELS VS AUBURN TIGERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Ole Miss Rebels +11

This game will be played at Neville Arena at 8:30 ET on Saturday, January 20th.

WHY BET THE OLE MISS REBELS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Tigers.
  • Even though we have Auburn winning straight-up, we like Ole Miss at +11.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 153 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Taking a Look at the Rebels Chances in Auburn

Through 17 games this season, Ole Miss has been dominant. The Rebels are 15-2 overall, including a perfect 12-0 record at home. However, on the road, they are just 3-2.

Over their last 10 road games, the Rebels are just 4-6. Their average scoring margin on the road this season is -3.0, and they are currently on a two-game losing streak away from home.

As the underdog this season, Ole Miss has gone 2-2 vs. the spread. On the road, their ATS mark is 2-3 and their last 10 road ATS record is 4-6. In their last 3 road games, the Rebels are 1-2 vs. the spread and their last 5 road ATS mark is 2-3.

So far this season, the over/under record for Ole Miss games is 11-6. Today’s over/under line of 153 is higher than the average over/under line in their games this year (141.1). Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 with an average scoring total of 160 points.

In their most recent game, the Rebels’ offense tallied 80 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 77.8 points per game. Jaylen Murray was the leading scorer for the Rebels, putting up 23 points. In addition, Allen Flanigan contributed 20 points.

In terms of defense, Ole Miss is currently on par with the NCAA average for points allowed, giving up an average of 70.6 points per game. In their previous game vs. LSU, the Tigers finished with a field goal percentage of 48% and a total of 89 points vs. Ole Miss.

Can Auburn Pull Off a Home Win?

After winning their last game against Vanderbilt by a score of 80-65, Auburn enters this game with a 15-2 record. The Tigers have been on a tear lately, winning 10 straight games and going 4-0 in Southeastern Conference play.

At home, Auburn has been dominant, going a perfect 9-0, and their average scoring margin at home is +19.9 points per game. On the season, they have been favored in all 17 games, going 15-2 as the favorite.

As the favorite this season, Auburn has gone 11-6 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Tigers have an ATS mark of 8-2. At home, Auburn has a 5-4 ATS record this year and they are 2-1 ATS in their last 3 home games.

The over/under record for Auburn this season is 7-10 and the average over/under line in their games is 149.9. Today’s over/under line of 153 is higher than the average over/under line in their games. So far, 10 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 145 points.

Auburn’s offense is coming off a strong performance vs. Vanderbilt, finishing the game with a total of 80 points. Their season average is now 83.8 points per game. The team’s top scorer is Johni Broome, who enters today’s matchup with an average of 15.4, while Jaylin Williams also carries a PPG average of 12.5 into the game.

Coming into today’s game, the Auburn defense is giving up an average of 65.6 points per contest. So far, the Auburn defense is giving up an average of 8.9 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 9.8 times per game (388th).