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Vanderbilt Commodores take on Bulldogs in college basketball test

Vanderbilt CommodoresMississippi State Bulldogs
March 11, 10:00 PM | Georgia Dome

Vanderbilt Commodores vs Mississippi State Bulldogs Odds

22-9TEAM RECORD17-13

Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on Georgia Dome Friday as host Mississippi State looks to handle the Vanderbilt Commodores in NCAAB action.

The SEC Tournament battle is part of the annual season-ending league tournament. The winner gets an automatic berth in the Madness, while all teams are trying to prove they deserve a spot. Georgia Dome is the location for this game, which makes it a neutral-site matchup.

Mississippi State will face the 22-9 Commodores, who own a 15-9-1 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Bulldogs are 13-10-1 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Commodores are 13-12 favoring the OVER.

View Vanderbilt vs Mississippi State Odds and Stats.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 13-rated Vanderbilt taking on the No. 122-rated Bulldogs in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 80-70 win for the Commodores on Friday.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Mississippi State's No. 152-ranked offense, averaging 69.5 PPG, against a Commodores defense that ranks No. 147 at 66.9 PPG. The Bulldogs field goal percentage has averaged 43.2% so far, less than the Commodores marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.9% per game.

Defensively, Vanderbilt features the nation's No. 101-rated defense on the road, allowing 68.2 points per game. Mississippi State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 167 nationally in scoring at home.

Vanderbilt was a 62-50 winner in their most recent outing at home against LSU. They failed to cover the 13.5–point spread as favorites. Vanderbilt got 21 points and 12 rebounds from Jeffery Taylor en route to a 62-50 victory over LSU on Thursday at Georgia Dome.

Mississippi State was a 60-58 winner in their most recent outing at home against South Carolina. They failed to cover the 5–point spread as favorites. The Bulldogs got 21 points from Ravern Johnson as Mississippi State ran past South Carolina 60-58 on Saturday at Humphrey Coliseum.

Vanderbilt Commodores Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-3
After playing LSU are 5-5
After a win are 6-4

Mississippi State Bulldogs Trends:
When playing on Friday are 5-5
After playing South Carolina are 5-5
After a win are 4-6

A few Commodores at Bulldogs trends to consider:
Mississippi State is 5-0-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Vanderbilt
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Mississippi State's last 6 games when playing Vanderbilt
Mississippi State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Mississippi State's last 6 games

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