Looking to win big? The Aggies and Gators face off at 3:30 ET on ESPN. The Gators are hosting the game at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, TN. The odds for this Southeastern conference game currently have Florida as the -3 point favorite with the over/under line sitting at 150.5 points.

TEXAS A&M AGGIES VS FLORIDA GATORS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Florida Gators -3

This game will be played at Bridgestone Arena at 3:30 ET on Saturday, March 16th.

WHY BET THE FLORIDA GATORS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Gators.
  • Not only will Florida pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 150.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Can Texas A&M Grab a Win on the Road?

After winning their last game against Kentucky by a score of 97-87, Texas A&M comes into this game with an 18-13 overall record. They have won six straight games and are 12-9 in Southeastern Conference play. On the road, the Aggies have a record of 9-7 this season, and their average scoring margin is +0.9. Over their last ten games on the road, they are 5-5.

As the underdog, Texas A&M has a record of 6-5 this season, and they have been the underdog in 11 of their 31 games. So far, they have been the underdog in 11 games, going 6-5 in those matchups. Their record as the underdog is 6-5. Texas A&M has a record of 15-8 when they are the favorite.

As the underdog, Texas A&M has gone 7-4 against the spread this season and has an overall ATS record of 17-17. On the road, the Aggies have an ATS mark of 9-7, including a perfect 3-0 ATS mark in their last three road games. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, Texas A&M has gone 6-4 vs. the spread.

Today’s over/under line of 150.5 is higher than the average over/under line in Texas A&M’s games this year (144.6). This season, 23 of their games have finished with more points than today’s over/under line. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 3-0 and the average scoring total in those games is 159 points.

Texas A&M’s offense is coming off a strong performance vs. Kentucky, finishing the game with a total of 97 points. Their season average is now 74.3 points per game. Wade Taylor IV was the leading scorer for the Aggies, putting up 32 points. In addition, Tyrece Radford contributed 23 points.

At this time, the Aggies’ defense is positioned 130th in the country, permitting 70.6 points per game. On average, opposing teams are hitting 8.7 threes per game vs. Florida. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 33.5%.

Do the Gators Have What it Takes to Win as Home Favorites?

Florida comes into this game as the favorite, as they have been in 25 of their 31 games. They have a record of 20-5 as the favorite, and they have gone 17-1 at home this season. Their average scoring margin at home is +14.3, and they have won their last nine games at home.

Overall, the Gators are 21-10, and they are on a three-game winning streak. In their last game, they beat Alabama by a score of 102-88. In their last ten games at home, they have gone 9-1.

Florida’s ATS record this season is just 15-18, including a mark of 7-11 at home. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Gators have gone just 4-6 vs. the spread.

Florida’s over/under record for the season is 21-11-1, and today’s over/under line of 150.5 is lower than the average over/under line in their games (157). So far, 25 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 170 points, and their over/under record over their last 10 games is 8-2.

The Florida offense is coming off a game where they scored 102 points against Alabama. They posted a field goal percentage of 50.8% and connected on 7 threes. The team’s top scorer is Walter Clayton Jr., who comes into today’s matchup with an average of 17.3, while Zyon Pullin also maintains a PPG average of 15.6 leading up to the game.

At this time, the Gators’ defense is positioned 316th in the country, permitting 78.3 points per game. In their previous game vs. Alabama, the Crimson Tide finished with a field goal percentage of 46% and a total of 88 points vs. Florida.