Mississippi State Bulldogs at No. 21 Texas A&M Aggies
Tuesday, Feb. 20, 7 p.m. (ET) SEC Network
Pointspread: Texas A&M -6
Total Line: OFF
Mississippi State at Texas A&M Game Overview
The Bulldogs have won five of their last seven games straight-up with Saturday’s 79-62 romp over rival Ole Miss as 7.5-point home favorites. They have now covered against the spread in their last seven games and the total has gone OVER VietBet’s closing line in six of their last eight contests. Mississippi State is an even 7-7 SU in the SEC this season with a 9-5 record ATS. It has gone 3-5 ATS in eight previous road games.
Mississippi State jumped out to a 21-point lead at the half against Ole Miss and cruised to the 17-point victory its last time out. Junior guard Quinndary Weatherspoon led all scorers with 16 points to go with his 10 rebounds. He continues to lead the team in scoring this season with an average of 14.7 points. The Bulldogs are averaging 74.7 PPG as a team and they have now exceeded that average in four of their last six games.
Texas A&M is coming off back-to-back road losses to Missouri and Arkansas as an underdog to fall to 6-8 (SU and ATS) in SEC play. This followed a four-game winning streak (SU and ATS) that put the Aggies in the national rankings. The total went OVER VietBet’s closing 149-point line in Saturday’s 94-75 loss to the Razorbacks and it has gone OVER in four of their last five games. Texas A&M has covered ATS in its last four home games.
Four of five Aggies’ starters ended Saturday’s game in double figures led by guards’ Robert Williams and Admon Gilder each posting 20 points. The entire bench accounted for a total of eight points. Center Tyler Davis has been the team’s leading scorer all season long with an average of 14.0 PPG and he ended that game with 15 points. Texas A&M is averaging 75.2 points a game as a team and it is allowing an average of 69.0 PPG at the other end of the court.
Mississippi State at Texas A&M Free Game Prediction
The Bulldogs are playing some of their best ball of the season, but they are catching the Aggies at a bad time. Look for Texas A&M to quickly bounce back from those two road losses both SU and ATS with a much better performance at home.