Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Volunteers versus the Aggies? Tip off is at at 8:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN. The game will be played at Reed Arena in College Station, TX. In this Southeastern matchup, Tennessee is favored by -2 vs. Texas A&M. The over/under for the game is 142 points.

TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS VS TEXAS A&M AGGIES BETTING PICK

The Pick: Texas A&M Aggies +2

This game will be played at Reed Arena at 8:00 ET on Saturday, February 10th.

WHY BET THE TEXAS A&M AGGIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Aggies.
  • Not only will Texas A&M pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +2.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 142 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.

Can the Volunteers Pull Out the Win as Road Favorites?

As the Volunteers hit the road to take on Texas A&M, they come in as two-point favorites. So far this season, Tennessee has been favored in 18 of their 22 games, going 16-2 in those matchups.

Heading into this game, the Volunteers have won two straight games and have a record of 17-5 on the season. In conference play, they are 7-2 compared to their non-conference record of 10-3.

Against the spread, Tennessee has a record of 10-11-1 this season. On the road, the Volunteers are 3-6 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, Tennessee is 5-5 vs. the spread.

So far this season, the over/under record for Tennessee games is 13-9, and the average scoring total in their games is 147.2 points. Today’s over/under line of 142 is lower than the average OU line in their games (143.4), and so far, 12 of their games have had lower over/under lines than today’s OU line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1, and the average scoring total in those games is 157 points.

Tennessee finished with 88 points in their game against LSU. This total surpasses their season-average of 80 points per game. Dalton Knecht is leading the team in scoring at 20.2 points per contest. Jonas Aidoo has also been a key contributor with a PPG average of 11.5 going into the game.

So far this season, the Tennessee defense has been performing well, ranking 62nd in the country at 67.2 points allowed per contest. So far, the Tennessee defense is giving up an average of 9.5 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 10 times per game (412nd).

Can the Aggies Pull Off a Home Win?

After defeating Missouri by a score of 79-60 in their last game, Texas A&M has now won two straight games. The Aggies’ record now stands at 14-8.

At home this season, Texas A&M has gone 9-4, and they have a scoring margin of +8.7 points per game. Over their last 10 games at home, the Aggies are 6-4.

As the underdog, Texas A&M has gone 3-2 against the spread this season. Overall, their ATS record is 10-12. At home, the Aggies are just 5-8 vs. the spread this year and they’ve gone 0-3 in their last three home games. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, Texas A&M has an ATS mark of 5-5.

On the season, the over/under record for Texas A&M sits at 11-11 and today’s line of 142 is lower than the average over/under line in their games of 143.7. Over their last three games, the OU record is 1-2 and the average scoring total in those games is 136 points. For the year, the average scoring total in their games is 141.6 points.

Texas A&M’s offense is coming off a good game, putting up 79 points vs. Missouri. Overall, they hit 47.6% of their shots from the field and went 15/19 from the free-throw line. Leading the team in scoring is Wade Taylor IV, who is averaging 19.7 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Tyrece Radford also maintains a PPG average of 14.3 heading into game.

Currently, the Aggies’ defense holds the 81st rank in the nation, allowing 67.9 points per game. So far, the Texas A&M defense is giving up an average of 8.3 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 9.2 times per game (371st).