Alabama Crimson Tide vs Auburn Tigers Betting Matchup Report
|Auburn Tigers||Alabama Crimson Tide|
|13-13||March 01, 2014, 03:00 | Coleman Coliseum||11-17|
Auburn pays a visit to Alabama on Saturday, hoping to send the Crimson Tide to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Coleman Coliseum.
Alabama will face the 13-13 Tigers, who own a 12-10 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Crimson Tide are 12-11-1 on the OU so far this season while the Tigers are 12-9.
View Auburn Tigers vs Alabama Crimson Tide Odds and Stats.
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Crimson Tide installed as -5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.
The Crimson Tide - Tigers odds would favor the Tigers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Alabama is rated No. 257 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Auburn is at No. 180.
In their last action, Auburn was an 83-67 winner at home against South Carolina. They covered the 7-point spread as favorites. Chris Denson scored 22 points leading the Tigers to an 83-67 victory over South Carolina at Auburn Arena on Wednesday.
Last time out for Alabama, they were a 79-67 loser as they battled Mississippi on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 6-point underdog. Shannon Hale scored 27 points for Alabama on Wednesday, but the Rebels managed a 79-67 victory over the Crimson Tide at Tad Smith Coliseum.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Tigers rank No. 166 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.31 per game. That compares with Alabama’s No. 215 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Alabama is college basketball's No. 167-ranked team at 5.64 per game, while the Tigers rate No. 162 with 5.73 per game.
A few Tigers at Crimson Tide trends to consider:
Auburn is 6-3 ATS in its last 9 games
Auburn is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Auburn's last 8 games
Auburn is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
Alabama is 1-3-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Alabama is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
Alabama is 1-2-2 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Alabama is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Auburn home to Tennessee, Wednesday, March 5th
Alabama at Kentucky, Tuesday, March 4th