South Alabama Jaguars vs New Mexico State Aggies Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
New Mexico State Aggies vs South Alabama Jaguars Odds
Mitchell Center features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host South Alabama Jaguars and the visiting New Mexico State Aggies in college hoops action on Tuesday.
The Jaguars bring a 4-3 record (4-2 ATS) to this tilt against the 4-4 Aggies, who are 3-0-2 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed South Alabama go 3-0 so far and the Aggies go 0-3.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Aggies were listed as 3.5-point underdogs earlier in the day at Bovada.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 64-rated New Mexico State taking on the No. 200-rated Jaguars in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 75-72 win for the Aggies on Tuesday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and South Alabama has the nation's No. 82-rated offensive output, at 73.6 PPG. The visiting Aggies defense ranks No. 74 allowing on average 60.5 PPG. The Jaguars FG% has averaged 44.2% so far, less than the Aggies marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.2% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, New Mexico State owns the country's No. 181-rated mark, allowing 70.7 points per game on the highway. South Alabama, on the other hand, rates No. 218 in scoring at home.
New Mexico State was a 68-60 winner in its last match at home against Southern Miss. They covered the 6-point spread as favorites. Daniel Mullings scored 21 points and helped out with 11 rebounds for New Mexico State on Saturday, leading the Aggies to a 68-60 victory over Southern Miss at Pan American Center.
Last time out for South Alabama, they were a 79-68 winner as they battled Florida International on the road. They covered in the match as a 5-point favorite. South Alabama got 21 points from Mychal Ammons en route to a 79-68 victory over Florida International on Saturday at U.S. Century Bank Arena.
New Mexico State Aggies Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing New Mexico are 4-6
After playing Southern Miss are 1-1
After a win are 6-4
South Alabama Jaguars Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 4-6
Before playing UAB are 6-3
After playing Florida International are 8-2
After a win are 6-4
A few Aggies at Jaguars trends to consider:
New Mexico State is 2-2-2 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
New Mexico State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
South Alabama is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
New Mexico State at New Mexico, Saturday, December 15
South Alabama at UAB, Saturday, December 8