Texas Southern vs Alabama State: College Basketball Betting Picks, Predictions and Tips – February 27, 2021

Posted By PlayPicks Staff on February 27, 2021 - Last Updated on March 4, 2021

The Texas Southern Tigers (9-8) hit the road in SWAC play against the Alabama State Hornets (4-10) on Saturday, February 27, 2021 at 5:30 PM ET. The Tigers are double-digit favorites by 10.5 points in the game, the second matchup between the teams this season. The matchup has a point total of 139.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 27, 2021, 2:21 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Tigers (-10.5)

The DraftKings line for this game has the Tigers favored by 10.5, while the model predicts they’ll win by slightly more (11.5 points).

Pick OU:
Under (139)

The DraftKings point total for this game is just 2.7 points higher than the model projection.

Prediction: Texas Southern 74, Alabama State 62

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 Tigers’ average implied point total this season is 3.1 more points than their implied total in Saturday’s game (78.1 implied points on average compared to 75 implied points in this game).
  • Texas Southern has outscored this matchup’s implied point total (75) seven times.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Hornets (72.4) is 8.4 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (64).
  • Alabama State has scored more than this game’s implied total of 64 points eight times this season.

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

Texas Southern and Alabama State Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 10.5+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Tigers 5-8-2 1-1-1 8-6-1
Hornets 7-7 0-1 5-9

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

Last 5 Games

Texas Southern

Alabama State
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
2/25/2021 UAPB Win 79-65 2/24/2021 Alcorn State Loss 68-59
2/23/2021 Mississippi Valley State Win 74-37 2/22/2021 Southern Loss 75-66
2/21/2021 Prairie View A&M Loss 77-75 2/13/2021 Alabama A&M Win 72-58
2/13/2021 Grambling Win 75-73 2/8/2021 Mississippi Valley State Loss 68-65
2/6/2021 UT Rio Grande Valley Win 77-75 2/6/2021 UAPB Win 73-67

Powered By Data Skrive using data from

PlayPicks Staff Avatar
Written by
PlayPicks Staff

PlayPicks staff has years of sports betting and DFS knowledge and we share all of that with you for free daily.

View all posts by PlayPicks Staff
Privacy Policy