South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Auburn Tigers: 1/23/2021 Betting Preview, Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds and Trends

Written by on January 23, 2021

The South Carolina Gamecocks (3-4) are at home in SEC action against the Auburn Tigers (8-7) on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 12:00 PM ET. The Gamecocks are 3-point favorites in the game, the first matchup between the squads this season. The matchup has an over/under of 154.5.

Betting Information

South Carolina vs Auburn Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
South Carolina -3 -112 -109 154.5 -110 -112 -157 130

Computer Picks

Computer picks for South Carolina vs Auburn
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Auburn (+3) Under (154.5) South Carolina 74 Auburn 72

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Total Facts

  • In 14.3% of their games this year (one of seven chances), the Gamecocks and their opponents have combined to record more than this matchup’s point total of 154.5 points.
  • Auburn has played in six games this season (out of 15 total matchups — 40% of opportunities) where they and their opponents combined to score more than 154.5 points.
  • These teams average a combined 148.1 points per game, 6.4 less points than the total of 154.5 set for this game.
  • Opponents of the two teams average a combined 9.5 less points per game (145) than this matchup’s total of 154.5 points.
  • The Gamecocks average point total in outings this season is 144, 10.5 points below the over/under in this game.
  • Tigers games this season have averaged a total of 149.1 points, 5.4 fewer than the point total in this matchup.

Scoring Betting Tips

  • The Gamecocks average 72 points per contest, just one fewer point than the 73 the Tigers allow their opponents.
  • When South Carolina totals more than 73 points, it is 2-1 overall and 2-0 against the spread.
  • Auburn has recorded a 2-4-1 record against the spread and a 3-5 record overall in games when it allows more than 72 points.
  • The Tigers average only 4.1 more points per game (76.1) than the Gamecocks give up to opponents (72).
  • Auburn is 5-0-1 against the spread and 6-3 overall when it scores more than 72 points.
  • South Carolina has a 0-4 record overall and an ATS record of 1-3 in games when its opponents score more than 76.1 points.
  • The Tigers have out-scored their opponents by a total of 47 points this season (3.1 points per game on average), while the Gamecocks have an even point differential on the year.

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South Carolina Betting Information

  • The Gamecocks have struggled to an extent against the spread this year, posting a 3-4 record.
  • When favored by at least 3 points, the Gamecocks have struggled to a 0-2 record ATS this season.
  • More often than not, South Carolina and its foes have united to hit the over, cashing in on 5 of 7 chances this season.

Auburn Betting Information

  • Auburn has an even record against the spread, going 6-6-2 ATS.
  • When they are at least 3-point underdogs, the Tigers have a record ATS of 3-2-1.
  • Auburn has combined with its opponents to hit the over in 28.6% of matchups this year (4 out of 14 contests).

Head to Head

South Carolina vs Auburn (Last 2 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/22/2020 Auburn -11 147.5 -732 +497 Regular Season 80-67 AUBURN
1/22/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 80-77 SC

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South Carolina Leaders

  • The Gamecocks scoring leader is A.J. Lawson, who averages 16.6 per contest to go with 3.6 rebounds and 2.0 assists.
  • Justin Minaya leads the Gamecocks in rebounding, averaging 8.1 per game, while Jermaine Couisnard leads the team in assists, distributing an average of 3.9 in each contest.
  • Lawson provides the most three-point shooting production for the Gamecocks. He makes 2.4 threes per game.
  • Lawson and Keyshawn Bryant lead the Gamecocks on the defensive end, with Lawson leading the team in steals averaging 1.7 per game and Bryant in blocks averaging 1.2 per contest.

Auburn Leaders

  • Justin Powell paces the Tigers in both rebounds and assists with 6.1 rebounds and 4.7 assists per game.
  • Allen Flanigan’s stat line of 13.8 points, 5.3 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game put him at the top of the Tigers scoring leaderboard.
  • Jamal Johnson paces his teammates on the Tigers with 2.1 made threes per outing.
  • JT Thor (1.1 steals per game) is the steal leader for Auburn while Jaylin Williams (1.5 blocks per game) is the block leader.
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