Betting on today's Razorbacks and Tigers game? Catch the action at Pete Maravich Assembly Center in Baton Rouge, LA, as the Tigers hosts this showdown at 12:00 ET on ESPN2. The over/under line for this matchup is currently at 152.5 points, and LSU is favored by -6 to win at home against Arkansas.

ARKANSAS RAZORBACKS VS LSU TIGERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: LSU Tigers -6

This game will be played at Pete Maravich Assembly Center at 12:00 ET on Saturday, February 3rd.

WHY BET THE LSU TIGERS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Tigers.
  • Not only will LSU pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -6.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 152.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 145 points.

Are the Razorbacks Ready for a Road Win?

Arkansas is 11-10 overall and 2-6 in the Southeastern Conference. On the road, the Razorbacks are just 1-6, and their average scoring margin is -11.4 compared to +4.0 at home. Arkansas has been the underdog in 11 games this season, going 3-8.

In their most recent game, the Razorbacks defeated Missouri by a score of 91-84. Over their last 10 road games, Arkansas is 2-8, and over their last five, they are 1-4. So far, the Razorbacks have been favored in 10 games, going 8-2.

Arkansas has struggled against the spread this season, going just 7-14. On the road, their ATS mark is just 1-6. Over their last 10 road games, they are just 2-8 vs. the spread. As the underdog, the Razorbacks are 4-7 vs. the spread this year.

Arkansas' over/under record for the season is 14-7 and their games have averaged 153.1 points. Today's over/under line of 152.5 is lower than the average OU line in their games (150.2). So far, 11 of their games have finished with more points than today's OU line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 with an average scoring total of 140 points.

Arkansas' offense is coming off a strong performance vs. Missouri, finishing the game with a total of 91 points. Their season average is now 76 points per game. The team's top scorer is Tramon Mark, who comes into today's matchup with an average of 17.8, while Khalif Battle also maintains a PPG average of 11.2 leading up to the game.

Currently, the Razorbacks' defense holds the 270th rank in the nation, allowing 77.1 points per game. In their most recent game, the Arkansas defense struggled to defend the three-point line, as Missouri knocked down 10 three-pointers on their way to 84 points.

Will LSU Win at Home?

LSU enters this game as the favorite, as they have been in 11 of their 20 games this season. So far, they have gone 9-2 in those games.

At home, the Tigers have been even better, going 9-4 compared to 2-5 on the road. Over their last 10 games at home, they have gone 8-2.

LSU's ATS record this season is 8-12 and they are 5-8 vs. the spread at home. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Tigers have gone just 4-6 vs. the spread.

LSU's over/under record for the season is 10-10. So far, their games have averaged 148.8 points compared to an average over/under line of 146.6, resulting in an average margin of 2.2 points. Today's over/under line of 152.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games. On the year, 13 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 their games during that stretch have averaged 157 points.

In their recent matchup, the LSU offense ended with 88 points against Alabama. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 42.3% and made 11 threes. Mike Williams III led the team in scoring, putting up 16 points. Additionally, Derek Fountain contributed 14 points for the Tigers.

On defense, LSU is currently around the NCAA average in points allowed, giving up an average of 72.1 points per game. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, LSU's defense has allowed opponents to shoot 40.8% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 33.6% this season.