Wash State vs. Texas A&M Prediction
The second game of Tuesday night’s NIT double header will take place at Madison Square Garden as well, this time when Washington State battles Texas A&M at 9:30 p.m. ET. Will the Aggies cover as 1.5-point favorites or are the Cougars the better bet to pull off the small upset?
649 Washington State Cougars (+1.5) vs. 650 Texas A&M Aggies (-1.5); o/u 133
9:30 p.m. ET, Madison Square Garden, New York, NY
NIT Betting Prediction
The Aggies are 8-1 against the spread in their last nine games coming off a win, are 7-1 against the number in their last eight games following an ATS win and are 9-2 at the window in their last 11 games overall. A&M is also 4-1 against the number in its last five games as a favorite, is 7-2 ATS in its last nine games versus a team with a winning record and have covered in five of their last seven games played at a neutral site.
The Cougars, meanwhile, are winless at the window in their last five neutral site games and are just 4-9 against the spread in their last 13 games coming off a successful cover in their previous contest.
NIT BETTING PREDICTION: TEXAS A&M AGGIES -1.5