Starting with first-year head coach Jerry Stackhouse has times changed at Vanderbilt. Stackhouse arrived to get what used to be a respected Commodores program back on track. So far, the results have been promising. Increasingly the Commodores have shown to be one of the most improved teams for betting on CBB. When it comes to gambling profits and excitement, nobody can touch Auburn. Head coach Bruce Pearl has put one of the nation’s most captivating teams on the court. So far, the Tigers are the team to beat in the Southeastern Conference. Prolific Offense is why.
Vanderbilt Commodores vs. Auburn Tigers
|Date and Time:||Wednesday, January 8, 2020, 9:00 p.m. ET|
|Location:||Auburn Arena, Auburn, Alabama|
|Vanderbilt vs. Auburn TV Coverage:||SECN|
|Vanderbilt vs. Auburn CBB odds at SBG:||Click Here|
Vanderbilt vs. Auburn Overview
Auburn has an offshore bookmaker record of 13-0 straight up, 7-6 vs. odds, 5-8 under the total. Late on the Tigers have had a value decline of four spread losses in their last six games. Four of their last five have gone under the total. Specifically, Auburn has national metrics of 13th for scoring offense and 104th for points allowed.
Improved Vanderbilt is 8-5 straight up, 6-6-1 with the line, and 11-2 over the total. Overall the Commodores rank 38th for scoring offense and 266th for points allowed. Stackhouse was hired as much for jumpstarting excitement as for winning. So far, he has delivered the goods with a vastly more watchable product.
Key Commodores: F Aaron Nesmith (23.4 PTS, 4.7 REB, 51.5 FGPCT, 86.7 FTPCT, 51.4 3PPCT), G Saben Lee (15.8 PTS, 4.1 REB, 5.5 AST, 50.3 FGPCT, 73.3 FTPCT, 32.6 3PPCT), G Scotty Pippen Jr (11.3 PTS, 3.2 REB, 4.6 AST, 39.6 FGPCT, 70.4 FM, 34.2 3PPCT)
Key Tigers: G Samir Doughty (16.3 PTS, 4.0 REB, 2.6 AST, 45.1 FGPCT, 77.0 FTPCT, 33.8 3PPCT), F Isaac Okoro (12.9 PTS, 4.8 REB, 1.8 AST, 57.0 FGPCT, 66.0 FTPCT, 20.8 3PPCT), G J’Von McCormick (11.9 PTS, 4.2 REB, 5.5 AST, 41.5 FGPCT, 47.2 FTPCT, 33.3 3PPCT)
Vanderbilt Vs. Auburn Against the spread
The Commodores are:
- 5-2 against the spread in their last seven away games
- 1-6 under the total on the road
- 1-6 on the board in their last seven matchups as an underdog
- 2-11 under the number when getting points
- 10-2 with the line in their last 12 road games vs. the Tigers
- 3-5 under the total at Auburn
The Tigers Are:
- 5-6 against the spread in their last 11 home games
- 6-3 over the total at Auburn Arena
- 1-4 vs. the odds as a favorite
- 1-6 under the total in their last seven games as a chalk
- 2-9 on the board in their last 11 games against Vanderbilt
- 2-6 under the total in their series with the Commodores
Vanderbilt Commodores vs. Auburn Tigers Bet on CBB Picks
As was previously noted Vanderbilt has shown strong Betting on CBB value in this role. Both on the road and at Auburn. Specifically, the Commodores have enough offense to slip through the back door. Also important is that Auburn will likely be a public betting overlay in this matchup.
Vanderbilt vs. Auburn Bet on CBB Pick: Vanderbilt Commodores
Vanderbilt vs. Auburn Bet on CBB Score Prediction: Vanderbilt 80, Auburn 82