Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Aggies versus the Volunteers? Tip off is at at 8:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on ESPN. The game will be played at Thompson-Boling Arena in Knoxville, TN. The odds for this Southeastern conference game currently have Tennessee as the -11 point favorite with the over/under line sitting at 145.5 points.

TEXAS A&M AGGIES VS TENNESSEE VOLUNTEERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Texas A&M Aggies +11

This game will be played at Thompson-Boling Arena at 8:00 ET on Saturday, February 24th.

WHY BET THE TEXAS A&M AGGIES:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-70 in favor of the Volunteers.
  • Even though we have Tennessee winning straight-up, we like Texas A&M at +11.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 145.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Can the Aggies Pull Off a Road Win?

As a road underdog, Texas A&M has gone 3-4 this season. They have a 15-11 overall record, including a 6-7 mark in Southeastern Conference play. The Aggies have lost three straight games, and they are 5-6 on the road this year.

Over their last 10 road games, the Aggies have gone 4-6. In their most recent game, they lost 78-71 to Arkansas.

As the underdog this season, Texas A&M has a 4-3 record vs. the spread. On the road, their ATS mark is 5-6 and over their last 10 games as the underdog, they have gone 5-5 vs. the spread.

This season, the over/under record for Texas A&M games is 15-11 and today’s line of 145.5 is similar to the average over/under line in their games (144). So far, 16 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 3-0 and the average scoring total in those games is 157 points.

The Texas A&M offense is coming off a game where they scored 71 points against Arkansas. They posted a field goal percentage of 33.3% and connected on 6 threes. Wade Taylor IV is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 19.1 as they approach today’s matchup. In addition, Tyrece Radford brings a PPG average of 15.3 into the game.

The Aggies’ defense is presently ranked 111st nationally, allowing an average of 69.8 points per contest. Texas A&M’s three-point defense is currently 221st in the country at 8.6 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 41.8% of their shots vs. Texas A&M.

Does Tennessee Have What it Takes at Home?

Coming into this game, Tennessee has been the favorite in 22 of their 26 games, and they have gone 19-3 in those contests. At home, they have been even better, going 13-1 compared to 7-5 on the road.

The Volunteers have won three straight games, and they are coming off a 72-67 win over Missouri. Over their last ten games at home, Tennessee has gone 9-1.

Against the spread, Tennessee is 12-13-1 this season. At home, the Volunteers have gone 8-5-1 vs. the spread. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, Tennessee is 5-5.

This season, the over/under record for Tennessee games is 15-11 and today’s line of 145.5 is lower than the average OU line in their games (143.8). So far, 12 of their games have finished with more points than today’s OU line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 145 points and their over/under record during this stretch is 1-2.

In their recent matchup, the Tennessee offense ended with 72 points against Missouri. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 42.1% and made 5 threes. Leading Tennessee in scoring vs. Missouri was Tobe Awaka with his 18 points. Dalton Knecht also added 17 points for the Volunteers.

So far this season, the Tennessee defense has been performing well, ranking 58th in the country at 67.2 points allowed per contest. On average, opposing teams are hitting 7.3 threes per game vs. Texas A&M. This has come on three-point shooting percentage of 30.7%.