The Sandy and John Black Pavilion at Ole Miss will host a Southeastern Conference NCAAB matchup between the 24th-ranked Texas A&M Aggies and the Ole Miss Rebels on Tuesday.
The Aggies are 21-8 (13-3) this season. They are coming off a 69-62 road loss against the Mississippi State Bulldogs on Saturday.
The Rebels, meanwhile, are a struggling 11-18 (3-13). They are coming off an 82-69 home win against the LSU Tigers on Saturday.
Texas A&M Aggies vs. Ole Miss Rebels Betting Odds
|Texas A&M Aggies||-5 (-110)||Over 136 (-110)||-205|
|Ole Miss Rebels||+5 (-110)||Under 136 (-110)||+175|
Aggies vs. Rebels Match Details
Fixture: Texas A&M Aggies vs Ole Miss Rebels
Time and date: Tuesday, February 28, 2023; 9:00 p.m. ET
Venue: The Sandy and John Black Pavilion at Ole Miss, Oxford, MS
Aggies vs. Rebels Key Stats
The Texas A&M Aggies have been doing well offensively this season, averaging 73.7 points while shooting a decent 44.1 percent from the floor. They have been passing the ball decently, with 12.9 assists per game to not be too isolation heavy. Sophomore guard Wade Taylor IV leads the way for the Aggies, averaging 16.1 points, 2.7 rebounds, 4.1 assists, 1.8 steals, and 2.7 turnovers in 28.3 minutes per game.
Their defense has played very well on this side of the floor, allowing 65.9 points per game up to this point. However, they can improve at forcing mistakes. They average 2.3 blocks and 6.8 steals per game right now. The Aggies have an outside shot of getting the SEC regular season title and need to continue winning to do just that.
The Ole Miss Rebels have struggled offensively this season, scoring 67.8 points while shooting 42.2 percent from the floor. They have been passing the ball to the open man at a respectable level with 12.8 assists per game up to this point. Junior guard Matthew Murrell leads the way for the team as he is averaging 14.6 points, 3.6 rebounds, 2.6 assists, 0.2 blocks, 1.2 steals, and 1.9 turnovers in 33.9 minutes per game.
The Rebels’ defense has been doing better than expected throughout the year, giving up 68.9 points per game. They have been doing well with their peripheral numbers as well. They are recording 4.1 blocks and 7.2 steals per game. Ole Miss has a chance to drop to the worst spot in the conference, but with wins can continue to avoid that.
Texas A&M Aggies vs. Ole Miss Rebels Best Picks and Prediction
There is a massive difference between the skill of both of the programs on the court. Looking at the ATS records, the Aggies are 19-10 while the Rebels are a brutal 10-17-2. On the defensive side of the court lately, there is a massive difference, with Texas A&M giving up 62 points in their last five games while Ole Miss is allowing 73.8 points in their previous four games. The Aggies are 5-15-2 ATS in their last 22 games against teams with a winning record. Take the Texas A&M Aggies to cover the spread as the superior team heading into this game on the road.