Missouri vs. Arkansas Prediction
The Arkansas Razorbacks are quietly one of the hottest teams in the nation and they’ll put their perfect 9-0 record on the line Saturday when they host SEC foe Missouri at 12:00 p.m. ET. Will the Hogs pick up their 10th win of the season while also covering as a 6.5-point home favorite?
609 Missouri Tigers (+6.5) at 610 Arkansas Razorbacks (-6.5); o/u 146
12:00 p.m. ET, Saturday, January 2, 2021
Venue: Bud Walton Arena, Fayetteville, AR
Missouri vs. Arkansas College Basketball Prediction
The home team is a perfect 5-0 against the spread in the last five meetings between these two teams, while Arkansas is 8-2-1 at the betting window in its last 11 home games. The Razorbacks have also covered in five of their last six games when facing an opponent with a winning record, are 8-2-1 against the spread in their last 11 games as a home favorite and are 6-2-1 against the number in their last nine games overall. They’re 3-1-1 ATS in their last five games coming off a win, too.
On the other side, the Tigers are 1-7 against the spread in their last eight games as a road underdog, are 2-8 against the number in their last 10 road games when facing an opponent with a winning home record and have dropped eight of their last 11 road games against the spread, too.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: ARKANSAS RAZORBACKS -6.5