The Texas A&M Aggies (18-7, 10-2 SEC) aim to extend an eight-game home winning streak when hosting the Arkansas Razorbacks (17-8, 6-6 SEC) on Wednesday, February 15, 2023 at 9:00 PM ET.
Wednesday’s matchup between the Aggies and the Razorbacks features the Aggies as 4-point favorites. The game’s point total is 138.5.
Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Odds
Point Spread for Texas A&M vs. Arkansas
The spread for this matchup is set at 4 points, with sportsbooks listing Texas A&M as the favorite.
Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Texas A&M has -183 odds to pick up the win, while Arkansas is listed at +154 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 138.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Wednesday, February 15, 2023
- Game Time: 9:00 PM ET
- TV Channel: ESPN2
- Location: College Station, Texas
- Arena: Reed Arena
Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Betting Trends
In the Texas A&M’s 25 games this year, it has 16 wins against the spread. The Aggies have come away with 16 wins in the 20 contests they have been listed as the favorites in this season. Texas A&M’s games this year have hit the over 52% of the time (13 out of 25 games with a set point total).
Against the spread, Arkansas is 12-12-1 this season. The Razorbacks have been the moneyline underdog five total times this season. They’ve finished 2-3 in those games. Arkansas has gone over the point total 36% of the time this year (nine of 25 games with a set point total).
Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Key Players to Watch
Tyrece Radford is averaging 13.6 points, 2.3 assists and 5.4 rebounds per contest. Henry Coleman III is tops on the Aggies at 6 rebounds per contest, while also averaging 1.1 assists and 10.1 points. Dexter Dennis is putting up 8.6 points, 1.2 assists and 5.3 rebounds per game.
Anthony Black tops the Razorbacks in assists (4.1 per game), and averages 13.2 points and 5.2 rebounds. He also posts 1.9 steals and 0.6 blocked shots. Ricky Council IV is posting team highs in points (16.9 per game) and assists (2.5). And he is contributing 3.3 rebounds, making 45.5% of his shots from the floor and 27.7% from 3-point range, with 1 treys per game. Davonte Davis gets the Razorbacks 11 points, 4.2 rebounds and 3 assists per contest. He also posts 1.4 steals and 0.1 blocked shots. Makhi Mitchell is averaging a team-high 5.6 rebounds per contest. And he is contributing 7 points and 1 assists, making 65.5% of his shots from the field.
What you need to know about the Texas A&M Aggies
Texas A&M has covered eight times in 12 games with a spread in conference action this season. Offensively, the Aggies are averaging 75 points per game (105th-ranked in college basketball). They are ceding 66.5 points per contest at the other end of the court (88th-ranked). Texas A&M ranks 25th-best in the nation by allowing only 27.9 rebounds per game. It ranks 55th in college basketball by grabbing 34.3 boards per contest.
When playing at home, the Aggies are scoring 1.6 fewer points per game (74.8) than they are in road games (76.4). So far this season, Texas A&M is sinking 6.2 threes per game (303rd-ranked in college basketball) and is shooting 32.5% (269th-ranked) from three-point land. This year, the Aggies are ceding 8.2 treys per game (291st-ranked in college basketball) and are allowing opposing teams to shoot 33.2% (154th-ranked) from beyond the arc.
The Aggies have a 6-4 record against the spread while going 8-2 overall in their past 10 games. Texas A&M has hit the over in five of its last 10 contests. Texas A&M has seen an increase in scoring lately, putting up 75.7 points per game in its last 10 outings, 0.7 points more than the 75 it has scored this season. Texas A&M has been more stingy on defense lately, allowing 65.2 points per game during its last 10 outings compared to the 66.5 points per game its opponents average over the 2022-23 season.
What you need to know about the Arkansas Razorbacks
In Arkansas’ 12 chances this season in SEC action, the combined scoring has gone over the point total five times. With 74.5 points scored per game and 65.7 points allowed, the Razorbacks are 122nd in college basketball offensively and 64th defensively. Arkansas collects 32.8 rebounds per game and concede 28.5 boards, ranking 130th and 50th, respectively, in the nation.
At home the Razorbacks are scoring 73.9 points per game, 3.5 more than they are averaging away (70.4). Beyond the arc, Arkansas is seventh-worst in the nation in 3-pointers made per game (4.9). It is ranked 332nd in 3-point percentage at 30.6%. Defensively, the Razorbacks are 12th-best in college basketball in 3-pointers allowed per game at 5.4. They are 97th in 3-point percentage conceded at 32.1%.
The Razorbacks are 5-5 against the spread and 5-5 overall in their last 10 games. Five of Arkansas’ past 10 games have gone over the total. Arkansas is averaging 72 points per game in its past 10 games, which is 2.5 fewer points than its average for the season (74.5). The Razorbacks have played worse defensively in their previous 10 games, allowing 70 points per contest, 4.3 more points their than season average of 65.7.
Texas A&M vs. Arkansas Prediction & Pick
Our pick to win this game is Texas A&M, and we predict that Arkansas will cover the spread (Texas A&M -4). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 138.5 points.
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