Alabama Crimson Tide vs. Tennessee Volunteers SEC Men’s Basketball Tournament Betting Preview, Lines, Odds, Insights, and Trends for March 13, 2021

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The top-seeded Alabama Crimson Tide (22-6) are 3.5-point favorites in the SEC Tournament semifinals against the No. 4 seed Tennessee Volunteers (18-7) on Saturday at Bridgestone Arena. The game tips at 1:00 PM ET and airs on ESPN, with both teams hoping to move one step closer to an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament bracket.

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Alabama vs Tennessee Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Alabama -3.5 -116 -106 138.5 -110 -110 -162 136

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Point Total Insights

  • In 18 of its 28 games this season (64.3%), Alabama and its opponents have gone over the current over/under of 138.5.
  • In 48% of Tennessee games this season (12/25), the total points scored was greater than Saturday's over/under of 138.5.
  • These two squads combine to surrender 132.3 points per game, 6.2 fewer than this contest's over/under.
  • The 79.8 points per game the Crimson Tide put up are 17 more points than the Volunteers allow (62.8).
  • The Volunteers' 72.7 points per game are only 3.2 more points than the 69.5 the Crimson Tide give up.
  • Head to Head

    Alabama vs Tennessee (Last 3 Games)
    Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
    1/2/2021 Tennessee -10 145.5 -564 +414 Regular Season 71-63
    2/4/2020 Alabama -4.5 146.5 -209 +166 Regular Season 69-68
    1/19/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 71-68

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    Alabama Betting Data

  • Against the spread, Alabama has been strong this season, posting a 17-9 record.
  • The Crimson Tide have posted a winning record of 8-4 against the spread when the spread is -3.5 or higher.
  • The Crimson Tide have combined with their opponents to go over the total in 0 of 26 contests this season, a rate of 0%
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    Alabama Leaders

    Crimson Tide Leaders
    Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
    Jaden Shackelford 16 13.9 4.3 1.6 1.1 0.1 2.0
    John Petty Jr. 15 12.1 5.5 2.0 1.6 0.3 2.3
    Jahvon Quinerly 15 11.9 1.4 3.3 0.9 0.1 1.5
    Alex Reese 15 3.7 2.5 0.4 0.3 0.1 0.7
    James Rojas 14 3.6 3.2 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.4

    Tennessee Betting Data

  • Tennessee has a winning record against the spread, going 14-9 ATS (covering 60.9% of the time).
  • When they are at least 3.5-point underdogs, the Volunteers have fared well, going 10-4 against the spread.
  • In the majority of Volunteers games this season, the teams have not hit the over (0 out of 23 games, 0%).
  • Place a bet on the Tennessee Volunteers to win the SEC conference at the BetMGM online sportsbook.

    Tennessee Leaders

    Volunteers Leaders
    Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
    John Fulkerson 15 10.6 5.7 1.9 0.7 0.6 0.0
    Yves Pons 16 8.9 5.7 0.6 0.6 1.9 0.8
    Josiah-Jordan James 15 8.6 6.5 1.7 1.3 1.0 1.3
    Santiago Vescovi 16 7.8 3.6 3.1 1.3 0.1 1.8
    Olivier Nkamhoua 14 2.2 1.6 0.2 0.3 0.1 0.0
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