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Texas A&M Aggies vs Arkansas Razorbacks Odds
Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Saturday when the Arkansas Razorbacks try to run the Texas A&M Aggies off the court at Bud Walton Arena in college hoops action.
The Aggies will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 12-10-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Razorbacks are 11-10-1 ATS. Texas A&M is 10-13 on the totals; Arkansas is 7-13.
Bettors looking to side with Arkansas in this one found them as 8.5-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 119-rated Texas A&M taking on the No. 124-rated Razorbacks in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 72-69 win for the Razorbacks on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Arkansas's No. 41 nationally ranked offense (73.8 points per game) against a Aggies defense that sits as the No. 59 at 61.7 PPG. The Razorbacks have been averaging 43.6% from the field, less than the Aggies have managed so far this season (44.5% on average).
Defensively, Texas A&M features the nation's No. 17-rated defense on the road, allowing 60.6 points per game. Arkansas, meanwhile, comes in at No. 11 nationally in scoring at home.
In their last action, Texas A&M was a 68-57 loser at home against LSU. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Texas A&M suffered a 68-57 loss against LSU on Wednesday, getting 16 points from Ray Turner in a losing effort at Reed Arena.
Arkansas lost its last outing, a 93-63 result against Missouri on March 5. They failed to cover in that game as a 10-point underdog. Arkansas was run off the court by the Tigers on Tuesday as Missouri routed them 93-63 at Mizzou Arena.
Texas A&M Aggies Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 8-2
After playing LSU are 3-2
After a loss are 6-4
Arkansas Razorbacks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
After playing Missouri are 7-1
After a loss are 7-3
A few Aggies at Razorbacks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 17 of Texas A&M's last 23 games on the road
Texas A&M is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Texas A&M is 2-5 SU in its last 7 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 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Arkansas's last 5 games at home