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Auburn Tigers visit LSU Tigers in NCAA Basketball wagering battle

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11-9February 08, 2014, 04:00 | Pete Maravich Assembly Center14-7



The LSU Tigers host Auburn on Saturday, looking to build on their 14-7 mark against the 11-9 Tigers in college hoops action at Pete Maravich Assembly Center.

The Tigers sport a record of 14-7 and 7-8-2 ATS heading into this battle, while the Tigers have 11-9 and 9-7 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 10-6-1 for the Tigers and 8-6 for the Tigers.

View Auburn Tigers vs LSU Tigers Odds and Stats.

If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Tigers were listed as 11-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.

The Tigers sit at No. 74 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Tigers sit at No. 165 on the same chart.

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In their last action, Auburn was a 79-74 winner on the road against South Carolina. They covered the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. The Tigers got a terrific 25-point effort from KT Harrell as Auburn defeated South Carolina 79-74 on Wednesday at Colonial Life Arena.

In their last action, LSU was a 91-78 loser on the road against Georgia. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as favorites. LSU got 19 points from Jordan Mickey but lost anyway, 91-78, to Georgia on Thursday at Stegeman Coliseum.

How They Match Up:
Scoring and defensive stats point to some edges in this matchup. The game features LSU's No. 42-ranked scoring average of 77.24 PPG, against a Tigers defense rated No. 168 and allowing 71.2 PPG. The Tigers FG% has averaged 45.3% to date this season, less than the Tigers shooters have managed so far (45.57% per game).

A few Tigers at Tigers trends to consider:
Auburn is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Auburn is 3-6 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Auburn's last 5 games
Auburn is 2-8 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
LSU is 4-1-1 ATS in its last 6 games
LSU is 14-6 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of LSU's last 5 games
LSU is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home


Next up:
Auburn home to Kentucky, Wednesday, February 12th
LSU at Texas A&M, Wednesday, February 12th

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