Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Tigers versus the Rebels? Tip off is at at 6:00 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on SECN. The game will be played at The Sandy and John Black Pavilion at Ole Miss in Oxford, MS. In this Southeastern matchup, Auburn is favored by -3.5 vs. Ole Miss. The over/under for the game is 148.5 points.

AUBURN TIGERS VS OLE MISS REBELS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Ole Miss Rebels +3.5

This game will be played at The Sandy and John Black Pavilion at Ole Miss at 6:00 ET on Saturday, February 3rd.

WHY BET THE OLE MISS REBELS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Rebels.
  • Not only will Ole Miss pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +3.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 148.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 144 points.

Can Auburn Pull Off a Road Win?

After their 27-point win over Vanderbilt, Auburn's record stands at 17-4, including a 6-2 mark in Southeastern Conference play. They have been especially dominant at home, where they are a perfect 11-0, compared to their 6-4 record on the road.

So far this season, the Tigers have been favored in 20 of their 21 games, going 17-3 in those contests. They enter this game as 3.5-point favorites, and their average scoring margin on the road is +12.0 points per game.

As the favorite, Auburn has gone 13-7 against the spread this season. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Tigers have an ATS mark of 7-3. On the road, Auburn is 6-4 vs. the spread this year and they are 3-2 in their last 5 road games ATS.

So far this season, the over/under record for Auburn games is 7-14. Today's over/under line of 148.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games (150). This year, 12 of their games have had a higher over/under line than 148.5. In their last three games, the over/under record is 0-3 with an average of 136 points per game.

Auburn's offense is coming off a strong performance, scoring 81 points against Vanderbilt. They had an overall field goal percentage of 44.4% and made 15/21 free throws. Offensively, the Tigers hold a season-long field goal percentage of 46%, placing them 131st in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 256th in terms of percentage and 148th in three-pointers made.

So far, the Tigers' defense is ranked 37th in the country at 65.3 points per contest. In their previous game vs. Vanderbilt, the Commodores finished with a field goal percentage of 44% and a total of 54 points vs. Auburn.

Does Ole Miss Have What it Takes to Win as Home Underdogs?

With a 14-0 record at home this season, Ole Miss is looking to extend their home win streak to 15 games. So far, they have been the favorite in 15 of their 21 games, and they have gone 15-0 in those games. Overall, they have an 18-3 record, including a 5-3 mark in Southeastern Conference games.

Coming off an 86-82 win over Mississippi State, the Rebels have won three straight games and have not lost at home in their last ten games. On the season, their average scoring margin at home is +11.9 points per game, compared to -5.0 on the road.

This season, Ole Miss has an ATS record of 12-9, including a home ATS mark of 9-5. Over their last 10 games as the underdog, the Rebels have gone 5-5 vs. the spread. At home, their ATS record is 9-1 over their last 10 games.

This season, the over/under record for Ole Miss games is 12-9 and today's over/under line of 148.5 is higher than the average over/under line in their games (142.1). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 145 points and their OU record during this stretch is 1-2. On the year, 12 of their games have finished with more points than today's OU line.

The Ole Miss offense is coming off a game in which they scored 86 points vs. Mississippi State. Overall their field goal percentage was 50.8% while connecting on 12 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Matthew Murrell who comes into today's matchup averaging 16.7. Allen Flanigan also heads into the game with a PPG average of 15.

At this time, the Rebels' defense is positioned 137th in the country, permitting 70.7 points per game. So far, the Ole Miss defense is giving up an average of 10.8 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 10 times per game (402nd).