Ole Miss vs. Xavier Odds
JACKSONVILLE, FL (TheSpread) – No. 6 Xavier could have its hands full today at 4:10PM ET when it faces No. 11 Ole Miss in the second round of the NCAA Tournament on TBS.
Xavier is 21-13 on the season, 3-3 on a neutral floor and 16-16-1 against the spread. Ole Miss is 21-12 on the season, 4-1 on a neutral floor and 17-14-1 against the spread. Xavier is making its 25th NCAA Tournament appearance as an at-large bid out of the Big East. Ole Miss is making its eighth NCAA Tournament appearance as an at-large out of the SEC. The Rebels defeated BYU, 94-90, on Tuesday night to advance to this game.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Xavier is favored in this contest, as the Musketeers are getting odds of -3 points against the Rebels. The over/under total for the game has been set at 145 points. This game will be played from the Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena in Jacksonville.
Ole Miss was down 17 points to BYU but rallied to comeback for the win in Dayton. The Rebels are just 2-4 straight up in their last six games while going 2-5 against the spread in their last seven. Ole Miss has hit the over in three of its last four games. Xavier is coming off a loss to Villanova in the Big East Tournament. The Musketeers have won three of their last four but are just 2-3-1 against the spread in their last six while hitting the under in eight of their last 10.