SEC Basketball Preview/Prediction: LSU at Texas A&M

Texas A&M-LSU basketball game preview

LSU visits Texas A&M on Tuesday in a key SEC basketball matchup. Look inside for a preview of the game including key players, a statistical comparison, team schedules, team ratings, injury reports, game TV information and a final score prediction.

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Team Statistical Comparison

LSU scores an average of 84.1 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 74.5 points per contest. Texas A&M scores an average of 62.9 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 64.4 points per contest.

FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBPG SPG BPG APG TOPG
LSU 47.3 33.9 75.7 162 41.0 9.0 2.5 12.1 12.9
LSU OPP 42.0 30.3 69.8 173 38.2 6.2 2.9 13.9 15.1
FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBPG SPG BPG APG TOPG
Texas A&M 42.4 29.3 71.3 132 35.5 7.2 1.9 11.9 16.5
Texas A&M OPP 44.4 33.8 61.8 128 33.8 7.2 3.6 16.0 16.2

Key: ORB=Offensive rebounds; RBPG=Rebounds per game; SPG=Steals per game; BPG=Blocked shots per game; APG=Assists per game; TOPG=Turnovers per game.

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Statistical Leaders

SCORING

F.Name L.Name Team PPG FG% 3FG% FT%
Cameron Thomas LSU 21.7 40.5 28.6 88.2
Trendon Watford LSU 18.7 50.6 38.7 75.3
Emanuel Miller TAM 16.1 57.8 0.0 77.6
Javonte Smart LSU 14.2 46.2 43.4 72.0
Darius Days LSU 12.3 54.2 38.3 72.4
Quenton Jackson TAM 9.8 47.7 37.8 69.8
Andre Gordon TAM 9.7 44.1 36.6 65.0

STEALS

F.Name L.Name Team STLs SPG
Darius Days LSU 18 1.3
Hassan Diarra TAM 15 1.2
Andre Gordon TAM 15 1.2
Quenton Jackson TAM 16 1.2
Javonte Smart LSU 16 1.2
Trendon Watford LSU 16 1.2
Eric Gaines LSU 16 1.1
Josh LeBlanc LSU 11 1.1
Mwani Wilkinson LSU 15 1.1
Cameron Thomas LSU 14 1.0
Jalen Cook LSU 11 0.9

BLOCKS

F.Name L.Name Team BLKs BPG
Josh LeBlanc LSU 8 0.8
Kevin Marfo TAM 6 0.5
Trendon Watford LSU 6 0.5
Mwani Wilkinson LSU 7 0.5
Jonathan Aku TAM 5 0.4
Savion Flagg TAM 4 0.3

REBOUNDS

F.Name L.Name Team DREBs REBs RPG
Emanuel Miller TAM 36 98 8.2
Darius Days LSU 37 111 7.9
Trendon Watford LSU 24 95 7.3
Savion Flagg TAM 17 49 4.1
Kevin Marfo TAM 20 53 4.1
Javonte Smart LSU 4 49 3.8

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LSU vs. Texas A&M Basketball Series History

LSU leads 23-18.

College Basketball Ratings

Source LSU Texas A&M
NCAA NET 35 136
Sagarin 30 112
ESPN BPI 25 131
Ken Pomeroy 40 115
Massey Composite 36 119

LSU Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Mwani Wilkinson F 6′-5″ 215 FR
1 Ja’Vonte Smart G 6′-4″ 205 JR
2 Trendon Watford F 6′-9″ 240 SO
3 Jalen Cook G 6′-0″ 205 FR
4 Darius Days F 6′-7″ 245 JR
5 Parker Edwards G 6′-2″ 185 SO
10 Brandon Egemo G 6′-0″ 175 FR
11 Josh LeBlanc Sr. F 6′-7″ 230 JR
15 Aundre Hyatt G 6′-6″ 225 SO
21 Charles Manning Jr. G 6′-5″ 205 SR
22 Bryan Penn-Johnson C 7′-0″ 260 SO
24 Cameron Thomas G 6′-4″ 210 FR
25 Eric Gaines G 6′-2″ 155 FR
32 Shareef O’Neal F 6′-10″ 225 SO
34 Josh Gray C 6′-11″ 255 FR

Texas A&M Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Jay Jay Chandler G 6′-4″ 183 SR
1 Savion Flagg G 6′-7″ 223 SR
2 Hayden Hefner G 6′-6″ 182 FR
3 Quenton Jackson G 6′-5″ 175 SR
4 Jaxson Robinson G 6′-7″ 193 FR
5 Emanuel Miller F 6′-7″ 208 SO
10 Everett Vaughn F 6′-10″ 257 SO
11 Hassan Diarra G 6′-2″ 197 FR
13 Cashius McNeilly G 6′-4″ 191 FR
15 Jonathan Aku F 6′-10″ 263 SO
20 Andre Gordon G 6′-2″ 188 SO
21 Zach Walker G 6′-4″ 203 JR
24 LaDamien Bradford G 6′-4″ 223 FR
31 Luke McGhee F 6′-11″ 247 JR
33 Jackson Young G 6′-2″ 193 FR
45 Kevin Marfo F 6′-8″ 247 SR

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LSU Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/26/2020* SIUE 81 LSU 94
11/28/2020 LSU 81 Saint Louis 85
11/30/2020 SE Louisiana 43 LSU 96
12/6/2020 Louisiana Tech 55 LSU 86
12/12/2020 LSU PPD South Florida PPD
12/14/2020 Sam Houston St. 66 LSU 88
12/16/2020 New Orleans PPD LSU PPD
12/19/2020 North Texas PPD LSU PPD
12/22/2020 VCU PPD LSU PPD
12/26/2020 Nicholls 80 LSU 86
12/29/2020 Texas A&M 54 LSU 77
1/2/2021 LSU 79 Florida 83
1/6/2021 Georgia 92 LSU 94
1/9/2021 LSU PPD Missouri PPD
1/9/2021 LSU 75 Ole Miss 61
1/13/2021 Arkansas 76 LSU 92
1/16/2021 South Carolina 80 LSU 85
1/19/2021 Alabama 105 LSU 75
1/23/2021 LSU 69 Kentucky 82
1/26/2021 LSU Texas A&M
1/30/2021 Texas Tech LSU
2/3/2021 LSU Alabama
2/6/2021 Florida LSU
2/10/2021 LSU Mississippi St
2/13/2021 Tennessee LSU
2/20/2021 Auburn LSU
2/23/2021 LSU Georgia
2/27/2021 LSU Arkansas
3/2/2021 Vanderbilt LSU

Texas A&M Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/29/2020 New Orleans 53 Texas A&M 82
12/2/2020 Tarleton 66 Texas A&M 73
12/6/2020 UT Rio Grande 68 Texas A&M 81
12/12/2020 Texas A&M 55 TCU 73
12/15/2020 SE Louisiana 52 Texas A&M 69
12/21/2020 Wofford 52 Texas A&M 70
12/29/2020 Texas A&M 54 LSU 77
1/2/2021 Auburn 66 Texas A&M 68
1/6/2021 Texas A&M 54 South Carolina 78
1/9/2021 Tennessee 68 Texas A&M 54
1/13/2021 Texas A&M 56 Mississippi St 55
1/16/2021 Missouri 68 Texas A&M 52
1/20/2021 Texas A&M PPD Vanderbilt PPD
1/23/2021 Texas A&M 50 Ole Miss 61
1/26/2021 LSU Texas A&M
1/30/2021 Texas A&M Kansas State
2/3/2021 Vanderbilt Texas A&M
2/6/2021 Texas A&M Arkansas
2/10/2021 Georgia Texas A&M
2/13/2021 Texas A&M Florida
2/17/2021 Alabama Texas A&M
2/20/2021 Arkansas Texas A&M
2/23/2021 Texas A&M Kentucky
2/27/2021 Texas A&M Missouri
3/3/2021 Mississippi St Texas A&M

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Injuries and Suspensions

LSU

[C] 12/26/2020 – Bryan Penn-Johnson is out indefinitely (Personal)

Texas A&M

[G] 11/24/2020 – Cashius McNeilly is out for season (COVID-19)

Source: statfox.com

LSU-Texas A&M Prediction

LSU 79, Texas A&M 70


Tuesday‘s game tips off at 9:00 PM ET. TV: SEC NETWORK.

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