Basketball predictions – Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Auburn Tigers – National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

A pair of National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). foes at opposite ends of the standings lock up in the Land of 10,000 Lakes. The Mississippi State Bulldogs are on the road as they travel to face the Auburn Tigers Thursday night. Mississippi State Bulldogs won for the second time in three games as they dimmed their last opponent 99-92 at home Tuesday night. Auburn Tigers had their two game win streak snapped with a 118-112 overtime home loss to their last opponent Tuesday night. The Auburn Tigers have a narrow 54-53 edge in the all-time regular season series between the teams but the Mississippi State Bulldogs took three of the four meetings last season.
Mississippi State Bulldogs Try to Build a Little Momentum

Mississippi State Bulldogs won for the second time in three games as they pulled away late to knock off their last opponent. The victory moved the Mississippi State Bulldogs out of the basement in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). and dropped Auburn Tigers into it. Mississippi State Bulldogs found itself tied after three quarters but pulled away in the fourth by outscoring their last opponent 25-18 to get the win. The Mississippi State Bulldogs shot 42.7 percent from the field and hit just seven of 22 three point attempts in the game yet emerged with the win. Mississippi State Bulldogs held their last opponent to 41.1 percent overall and seven of 32 from three point range. Their best player had 18 points and seven rebounds to lead the Mississippi State Bulldogs in his return to the starting lineup.

The Mississippi State Bulldogs have struggled on the offensive end of the floor this season. Mississippi State Bulldogs is 30th in the league in scoring with 96.2 points per game and 28th in rebounding with 39.9 boards per contest. The Mississippi State Bulldogs are 27th with 20.4 assists a night. Mississippi State Bulldogs has been average defensively, ranking 15th by allowing 105 points per game.

Auburn Tigers Try to Regroup After OT Loss

Auburn Tigers had won two in a row but ended up on the short end of the stick as they fell in overtime to the their last opponent at home. The Auburn Tigers look to regroup here as they entered Thursday with a half-game lead on the their last opponent in the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA).. Auburn Tigers led by seven after the opening quarter but allowed the their last opponent at home to rally in order to force overtime. The Auburn Tigers were outscored 18-12 in the overtime to take the loss. Auburn Tigers shot just 40.7 percent from the field in the contest and was a miserable five of 29 from three point range.

The Auburn Tigers come into this game 9th in scoring with 107.3 points a game. Auburn Tigers is 19th in rebounding with 42.5 boards a night and 15th in assists by dishing out 22.6 dimes per contest. The Auburn Tigers are 19th in scoring defense as they allow 106.7 points per game. AThe Auburn Tigers are 9th in the league in field goal percentage as the team shoots 46.8 percent from the floor. Auburn Tigers is 29th in the league in threes with 8.1 per game and is tied for 21st in the league in three point shooting as they’ve hit 35.4 percent of their attempts from downtown.

Trends:

Mississippi State Bulldogs

4-9-1 ATS last 14 when their opponent allows 100 points or more in their previous game.

Auburn Tigers

7-3 ATS last 10 in series.

Auburn Tigers has won two straight and they are at home here, which works in their favor. The Auburn Tigers are pretty healthy and coupling that with they’re being at home, you have to give them the advantage in this contest over a reeling Mississippi State Bulldogs squad.*

*NOTE: All predictions are made well in advance of game time. Do not bet this rigistrtion for a free recorded update.

Basketball predictions – Mississippi State Bulldogs vs Auburn Tigers – National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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