Auburn vs Arkansas Predictions, Picks, Betting Tips 2/4/2020
Game: Auburn Tigers vs Arkansas Razorbacks
Date: Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Location: Bud Walton Arena in Fayetteville, AR
Odds/Point Spread: Arkansas -2
The Auburn Tigers travel to Bud Walton Arena to play the Arkansas Razorbacks on Tuesday, February 4, 2020. The opening line for this matchup has Arkansas as 2 point favorites.
Auburn comes into this game with an overall record of 19-2. They currently have a point differential of 10.6 as they are averaging 79.0 points per game while giving up 68.4 per contest. Arkansas has an overall record of 16-5. They are averaging 74.6 points per game and surrendering 64.6, good for a point differential of 10.0.
Valuable Auburn Tigers Betting Trends
The Auburn Tigers are 10-11-0 against the spread
The Auburn Tigers are 8-12-1 against the over/under
Important Arkansas Razorbacks Betting Trends
The Arkansas Razorbacks are 12-9-0 against the spread
The Arkansas Razorbacks are 10-11-0 against the over/under
Key Auburn Tigers Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Arkansas Razorbacks Injuries
02/01/20 G Desi Sills Ankle is upgraded to probable Saturday vs Alabama
02/01/20 G Isaiah Joe Knee is upgraded to probable Saturday vs Alabama
02/01/20 G Jimmy Whitt Jr. Calf is upgraded to probable Saturday vs Alabama
Samir Doughty comes into this contest averaging 15.1 points per game while playing 32.0 minutes per night this season. He pulls down 4.0 rebounds per game and dishes out 2.6 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 44% while his free throw percentage currently sits at 77%. Isaac Okoro averages 13.0 points per game in 31.4 minutes per contest this season. He averages 2.1 assists per contest and 4.4 rebounds per game. His field goal percentage is 52% for the year while his free throw percentage is 67%.
Mason Jones averages 19.8 points per game while playing 33.3 minutes per contest this year. He grabs 6.4 rebounds per game and has 3.5 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 44% and his free throw percentage is at 83%. Isaiah Joe averages 16.0 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 36.0 minutes per contest. He also averages 4.3 rebounds per contest and 1.9 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 36% and his free throw percentage is 83%.
Useful Team Statistics
Auburn averages 79.0 points per contest this season, which ranks them 21st in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is 10.6 and their shooting percentage is 44% as a team, which has them ranked 175th. Behind the arc they shoot 31% which is good for 289th in the nation. They average 41.2 rebounds per game and 13.3 assists per game, which ranks them 8th and 169th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 201st with 13.0 per game. The Tigers allow 68.4 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 154th in the country. They also allow a 41% shooting percentage and a 31% average from behind the arc, ranking them 102nd and 75th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 35.6 rebounds a game which ranks 209th and they give up 10.4 assists per contest, which puts them in 36th place in Division 1. They force 14.1 turnovers per game which ranks them 219th in D-1.
Useful Team Statistics
Arkansas is 96th in the country with 74.6 points per game this year. They are 136th in Division 1 in shooting at 45%, while their average scoring margin is 10.0. They shoot 31% from 3-point range, which is good for 282nd in the nation. They are 295th in the NCAA in rebounding with 33.0 boards per game, and 254th in assists per contest with 12.3. The Razorbacks are 297th in turnovers per game with 12.0. The Razorbacks surrender 64.6 points per contest, which ranks them 64th in D-1. Their defense allows a 41% shooting percentage and a 25% average from 3-point range, ranking them 75th and 1st in those defensive statistics. They rank 16th with 9.9 assists allowed per contest and 309th with 38.2 rebounds surrendered per game. The Razorbacks are 334th in country in forcing turnovers with 17.1 per game.
The Tigers are 38th in the nation in offensive rating with 109.2. In terms of pace they are 99th in the country with 71.1 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 51% is 149th. As a team they are 130th in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 54% and they shoot 3-pointers on 43% of their shots, ranking 53rd in Division 1. Auburn is 279th in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 15.2 times per 100 possessions.
Arkansas is 297th in the country in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 14.9 times per 100 possessions. The Razorbacks have an offensive rating of 102.6, which is ranked 153rd. They are 67th in D-1 in pace with 71.9 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 51% is 142nd. As a unit they are 108th in college basketball in true shooting percentage with 55% and they shoot 3-pointers on 40% of their shot attempts, ranking 115th in the country.
Who will win tonight's Auburn/Arkansas college basketball game against the spread?
Josh's Pick: Take Arkansas -2
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