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Alabama Crimson Tide Home to Auburn Tigers in NCAA Basketball Betting

The Alabama Crimson Tide hope to be lousy hosts on Saturday as the Auburn Tigers pay a visit to Coleman Coliseum on the college basketball betting odds menu.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

On the opening NCAA basketball betting line for this matchup, Alabama sat as -6.5-point favorites over at MyBookie. Also, check out the current over/under betting total for points scored, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline

Auburn Tigers vs Alabama Crimson Tide Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Alabama Crimson Tide bring a 13-8 record (9-10 ATS) to this tilt against the 14-8 Tigers, who are 11-9 ATS. Those OVER/UNDER betting have witnessed Alabama go 7-12 so far and the Auburn Tigers go 9-11.

According to new college basketball power rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 70-ranked Alabama Crimson Tide and the No. 239-rated Auburn Tigers in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Alabama's No. 219-ranked offense, averaging 69 PPG, against a Tigers defense that ranks No. 221 at 77.05 PPG. The Crimson Tide field goal percentage has averaged 42.28% so far, less than the Tigers marksmen have achieved on the year, 42.79% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Jared Harper scored 21 points in a futile effort to lead the Tigers to a win (they lost 87-77 to Tennessee at Auburn Arena on Tuesday).

The Crimson Tide got 14 points from Dazon Ingram, but it was Arkansas that prevailed in a 87-68 final on Wednesday at Bud Walton Arena.

Betting Trends
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Auburn's last 5 games
  • Auburn is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
  • Auburn is 6-16 SU in its last 22 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Auburn's last 9 games on the road
  • Alabama is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Alabama's last 7 games
  • Alabama is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
  • Alabama is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Auburn

Next Betting Matchups

Auburn home to Mississippi State, Tuesday, February 7th
Alabama at South Carolina, Tuesday, February 7th