Alcorn State vs Alabama A&M: College Basketball Betting Picks, Predictions and Tips – February 22, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on February 22, 2021 - Last Updated on February 26, 2021

SWAC foes square off when the Alcorn State Braves (2-7) host the Alabama A&M Bulldogs (6-2) at Davey Whitney Complex, tipping off at 8:30 PM ET on Monday, February 22, 2021. The Bulldogs are 1-point underdogs in the game, the first matchup between the teams this season. The over/under in the matchup is 135.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 22, 2021, 2:20 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Bulldogs (+1)

While DraftKings has the Braves winning by one, the model has the Bulldogs taking home the victory, though the margin is fairly small (1.8 points). Lean toward taking the Bulldogs.

Pick OU:
Over (135)

The model predicts a total 4.6 points higher than the one set by DraftKings for this game.

Prediction: Alabama A&M 70, Alcorn State 69

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Examining the Over/Under

  • The Braves have an average implied point total of 79.8 this season, which is 11.8 points higher than their implied total in Monday’s game (68).
  • Alcorn State has scored more than its implied point total for this matchup (68) three times this season.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Bulldogs (74.2) is 7.2 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (67).
  • Alabama A&M has scored more than this game’s implied total of 67 points five times this season.

Implied totals are projected point totals for each team based on totals and spreads set by sportsbooks.

Alcorn State and Alabama A&M Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 1+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Braves 5-4 2-1 5-3-1
Bulldogs 4-4 1-3 4-4

Against The Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Last 5 Games

Alcorn State

Alabama A&M
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
2/13/2021 Mississippi Valley State Win 70-56 2/13/2021 Alabama State Loss 72-58
2/8/2021 Grambling Loss 67-62 2/8/2021 UAPB Win 56-55
2/6/2021 Jackson State Loss 74-66 2/6/2021 Mississippi Valley State Win 95-58
1/23/2021 Alabama State Win 57-52 1/30/2021 Prairie View A&M Loss 79-57
1/12/2021 Grambling Loss 79-74 1/23/2021 Southern Win 68-58

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