Arkansas vs. Auburn Prediction
Are the Arkansas Razorbacks a good underdog play tonight for bettors when they take on the Auburn Tigers at 6:00 p.m. ET?
WHO ODDSMAKERS LIKE: Auburn. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Tigers are 5-point home favorites to beat the Razorbacks, who opened as 2-point underdogs before the line climbed. The total, meanwhile, hit the board at 168 before jumping to 168.5.
WHO PUBLIC BETTORS LIKE: Auburn. As of Saturday morning, 67% of betting tickets are on the Tigers while 51% of the money is on the Razorbacks.
INJURY REPORT: Khalil Garland (medical) is out for the Razorbacks while Danjel Purifoy remains suspended for the Tigers. Austin Wiley is also suspended for Auburn.
WHO WE LIKE: Arkansas. The Razorbacks are a perfect 4-0 against the spread in their last four games in Auburn and have covered in four of their last five games versus Arkansas overall. The road team has also cashed in seven of the last eight meetings between these two teams.
The Hogs are also 5-0 against the spread in their last five games coming off a loss, are 13-3 at the betting window in their last 16 games coming off an ATS loss, and are 7-2 against the number in their last nine Saturday games. Arkansas has covered in five of its last seven games overall.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: ARKANSAS RAZORBACKS +5