Tennessee Volunteers vs Arkansas Razorbacks Odds
The Arkansas Razorbacks will hit the floor running against the visiting Tennessee Volunteers Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.
The Razorbacks currently sports a 12-8 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 5-6-1 ATS. The Volunteers are 11-8 and 8-8-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Razorbacks produce a 4-6 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Volunteers have gone 8-8 against the number.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Volunteers were listed as 5.5-point underdogs earlier in the day at .
Power Rankings / Prediction:
According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 142-ranked Razorbacks and the No. 66-rated Volunteers in this matchup. Computer formulas aimed at predicting NCAAB scores point to a 76-70 win for the Razorbacks on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Arkansas's No. 148-rated squad against Tennessee's No. 99-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Arkansas rates No. 227 in the country with 5.6 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 302 nationally with 4.7 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Tennessee owns the country's No. 7-rated mark, allowing 57.6 points per game on the highway. Arkansas, on the other hand, rates No. 4 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Tennessee was a 58-57 winner at home against Vanderbilt. They failed to cover the 8.5-point spread as favorites. The Volunteers grabbed a 58-57 win over the Commodores on Tuesday, behind a 19-point effort from Jarnell Stokes at Thompson-Boling Arena.
Arkansas was a 59-56 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Alabama. They covered the 6-point spread as underdogs. Arkansas suffered a 59-56 loss against Alabama on Thursday, getting 14 points from BJ Young in a losing effort at Coleman Coliseum.
Tennessee Volunteers Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Georgia are 4-6
After playing Vanderbilt are 5-5
After a win are 6-4
Arkansas Razorbacks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Florida are 5-5
After playing Alabama are 6-4
After a loss are 5-5
A few Volunteers at Razorbacks trends to consider:
Tennessee is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Arkansas
Tennessee is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Arkansas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arkansas's last 7 games
Arkansas is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games
Arkansas is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing at home against Tennessee
Tennessee home to Georgia, Wednesday, February 6
Arkansas home to Florida, Tuesday, February 5