The Alabama A&M Bulldogs (0-2) travel to face off against the Auburn Tigers (3-1) on Tuesday, November 21st. This game will be played at Neville Arena in Auburn and televised on SEC. Auburn is coming off a win in their previous game, while Alabama A&M is looking to get back on track from a loss to the Lipscomb. Tip-off is set for 8:00 ET.
Alabama A&M Bulldogs vs Auburn Tigers
The Alabama A&M Bulldogs Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
Alabama A&M comes into today’s game with a 0-2 overall record. In their previous three road games, which includes last year, Alabama A&M has a 1-2 record on the road. Alabama A&M’s ATS record heading into today’s game is 0-2. In their previous ten games, which includes last season, Alabama A&M has gone 5-5 vs. the spread.
In two games, Alabama A&M comes in with an over/under mark of 2-0-0, with their games averaging 168.5 points per game. Over the course of the last five games, the Bulldogs’ games have averaged 70 points per game, along with an over/under record of 3-2.
The Auburn Tigers Are Coming Off A Win
Auburn is preparing for their 5th contest of the season, entering the game with a 3-1 record. In away games, the Tigers have a 2-1 record thus far, while they are undefeated at home with a 1-0 record. As Auburn faces Alabama A&M, their ATS record stands at 2-2. When factoring in the previous season, Auburn has gone 4-6 vs. the spread in their last ten games.
Auburn comes in with an over/under record of 2-2-0 through four games, with their games averaging a combined 151.5 points per game so far. Looking at the Tigers’ last three games, their over/under record is 3-0 with their games averaging 79 points per game.
Alabama A&M Offense Breakdown
Alabama A&M’s offense had a good outing, putting up 81 points against Lipscomb. They achieved a 42% field goal percentage and went 17/27 from the free-throw line. The top scorer for the Bulldogs was Dailin Smith with 17 points, while Dylan McLean also chipped in with 16 points.
|Dailin Smith (G)||16||4.5||0.5|
|Dylan McLean (G)||9||1.5||0.0|
|Caleb Blackwell (G)||8||1.0||1.0|
Auburn Offense Breakdown
In their most recent game, the Tigers’ offense tallied 77 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 82 points per game. Johni Broome is currently the leading scorer for the team, entering today’s matchup with an average of 16.8. Meanwhile, Aden Holloway also brings a PPG average of 13.2 into the game.
|Johni Broome (F)||16.8||8.2||2.2|
|Aden Holloway (G)||13.2||1.0||4.2|
|K.D. Johnson (G)||9.0||1.2||1.5|
Alabama A&M Team Defense
Currently, the Bulldogs’ defense holds the 219th rank in the nation, allowing 94.5 points per game. In today’s game vs. Auburn, the Alabama A&M defense will be looking to do a better job avoiding putting opponents on the line. In their last game, Alabama A&M made 16 free-throws vs. the Bulldogs.
Auburn Team Defense
At this time, the Tigers’ defense is positioned 89th in the country, permitting 69.5 points per game. Auburn’s three-point defense is currently 23rd in the country at 4.8 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 39.2% of their shots vs. Auburn.
Bulldogs vs Tigers Trends
- Across their three previous road games, Alabama A&M has an ATS mark of 1-2. Their straight up record in these matchups was 1-2 while averaging 75 points per game.
- When looking at their past three matchups at home, Auburn has an ATS record of 2-1 while averaging 80 per game. The team went 2-1 overall in these games.
- Going back to their previous three games as the underdog, Alabama A&M has an ATS mark of 0-3 while going 0-3 straight up.
- Auburn has done well both straight up and vs the spread when favored to win the game, going 3-0 SU and 3-0 ATS in their last three games.
When looking to get a point-spread pick down in this Tigers vs. Tigers game, our recommendation is to take the Tigers at -30. Despite our model showing the Tigers winning 75-69, we like Bulldogs as our point-spread pick.
As for the total, the line is currently sitting at 151.5 and our model has the Bulldogs and Tigers finishing with a combined 144 points. Our pick is to take the under.
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