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

Texas A&M-Auburn basketball game preview

The Texas A&M Aggies visit the Auburn Tigers on Saturday in Auburn in a key SEC basketball matchup. Look inside for a preview of the game including key players, a statistical comparison, team schedules, injury reports, game TV information and a final score prediction.

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Team Statistical Comparison

Texas A&M scores an average of 73.5 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 66.2 points per contest. Auburn scores an average of 80.2 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 67.0 points per contest.

FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBM SPG BPG APG TOPG
Texas A&M 0.446 0.340 0.656 12.67 +0.83 10.67 4.04 14.25 13.29
Auburn 0.447 0.321 0.732 12.83 +5.00 8.88 8.21 14.38 11.71
Opp FG% Opp 3PT% RB Off RB Def OFRB% Scor. M 3ptMPG TM PPG Opp PPG
Texas A&M 0.420 0.342 35.29 34.46 0.35 +7.29 7.29 73.5 66.2
Auburn 0.388 0.317 40.50 35.50 0.34 +13.21 8.25 80.2 67.0

Key

FG%– Field goal shootage percentage.
3PT%– Three point field goal shootage percentage.
FT%– Free throw shooting percentage.
OREB– Offensive rebounds per game.
RBM– Average rebounding margin per game.
SPG– Steals per game.
BPG– Blocks per game.
APG– Assists per game.
TOPG– Turnovers per game.
Opp FG%– Opponent field goal percentage made.
Opp 3PT%– Opponent 3-point field goal percentage made.
RB Off– Rebounding Offense.
RB Def– Rebounding defense.
OFRB%– Offensive rebounding percentage.
Scor. M– Average game scoring margin.
3ptMPG– Three point shots made per game.
TM PPG– Team’s average points scored per game.
Opp PPG– Average points scored by opponents per game.

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Statistical Leaders

Scoring

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FG 3PTFG FTs Points Avg.
7. Smith, Jabari AUB 24 122 49 78 371 15.46
14. Green Jr., Wendell AUB 24 105 44 62 316 13.17
15. Jackson, Quenton TA&M 24 103 28 79 313 13.04
15. Johnson, K.D. AUB 24 99 37 78 313 13.04

Field Goal %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FGM FGA FG%
7. Smith, Jabari AUB 24 122 282 0.433

3-Point FG Made Per Game

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games 3PT Made Avg. Per Game
8. Smith, Jabari AUB 24 49 2.04
12. Green Jr., Wendell AUB 24 44 1.83

Free Throw %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FT Att. FT Made FT%
5. Green Jr., Wendell AUB 24 62 73 0.849
6. Jackson, Quenton TA&M 24 79 95 0.832
8. Smith, Jabari AUB 24 78 96 0.813

Rebounding

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games Off Def Total Avg. Per Game
4. Kessler, Walker AUB 24 68 133 201 8.38
9. Smith, Jabari AUB 24 16 146 162 6.75
13. Coleman III, Henry TA&M 23 58 78 136 5.91
19. Radford, Tyrece TA&M 24 57 76 133 5.54

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Texas A&M vs. Auburn Basketball Series History

Texas A&M leads 12-5

Texas A&M Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Aaron Cash G 6′-6″ 201 JR
1 Marcus Williams G 6′-2″ 197 SO
2 Hayden Hefner G 6′-6″ 182 SO
3 Quenton Jackson G 6′-5″ 173 SR
4 Wade Taylor IV G 6′-0″ 186 FR
5 Hassan Diarra G 6′-2″ 196 SO
10 Ethan Henderson F 6′-8″ 193 SR
11 Jalen Johnson F 6′-6″ 210 SR
12 Everett Vaughn F 6′-10″ 255 JR
15 Henry Coleman III F 6′-8″ 243 SO
20 Andre Gordon G 6′-2″ 186 JR
22 Davin Watkins G 6′-1″ 185 FR
23 Tyrece Radford G 6′-2″ 200 JR
24 Zach Walker G 6′-4″ 199 SR
31 Javonte Brown F 7′-0″ 253 FR
32 Ashton Smith F 6′-9″ 252 FR
35 Manny Obaseki G 6′-4″ 189 FR

Auburn Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 K.D. Johnson G 6′-0″ 204 SO
1 Wendell Green Jr. G 5′-11″ 175 SO
2 Jaylin Williams F 6′-8″ 230 JR
5 Chris Moore F 6′-6″ 240 SO
10 Jabari Smith F 6′-10″ 220 FR
12 Zep Jasper G 6′-1″ 185 SR
13 Walker Kessler F 7′-1″ 245 SO
14 Preston Cook G 6′-4″ 205 SR
20 Carter Sobera G 6′-5″ 187 SO
21 Ty Cressman F 6′-7″ 244 JR
22 Allen Flanigan G 6′-6″ 215 JR
23 Babatunde Akingbola C 6′-10″ 245 JR
24 Lior Berman G 6′-4″ 215 JR
25 Chandler Leopard G 6′-3″ 195 JR
31 Michael Whitmore G 5′-10″ 160 SO
33 Chase Maasdorp G 6′-0″ 175 JR
35 Devan Cambridge G 6′-6″ 215 JR
44 Dylan Cardwell C 6′-11″ 250 SO

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Texas A&M Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/10/2021 North Florida 46 Texas A&M 64
11/12/2021 Abilene Chrstn 80 Texas A&M 81
11/14/2021 Texas A&M-CC 65 Texas A&M 86
11/17/2021 Houston Baptist 39 Texas A&M 73
11/22/2021 Texas A&M 58 Wisconsin 69
11/23/2021 Texas A&M 57 Butler 50
11/24/2021 Texas A&M 73 Notre Dame 67
11/30/2021 New Orleans 65 Texas A&M 85
12/11/2021 TCU 68 Texas A&M 64
12/14/2021 Tulane Canc. Texas A&M Canc.
12/18/2021 Texas A&M 83 Oregon State 73
12/21/2021 N’Western St 61 Texas A&M 80
12/29/2021 Central Arkansas 59 Texas A&M 85
1/4/2022 Texas A&M 81 Georgia 79
1/8/2022 Arkansas 81 Texas A&M 86
1/11/2022 Ole Miss 51 Texas A&M 67
1/15/2022 Texas A&M 67 Missouri 64
1/19/2022 Kentucky 64 Texas A&M 58
1/22/2022 Texas A&M 73 Arkansas 76
1/26/2022 Texas A&M 64 LSU 70
1/29/2022 South Carolina 74 Texas A&M 63
2/1/2022 Texas A&M 80 Tennessee 90
2/5/2022 Missouri 70 Texas A&M 66
2/8/2022 LSU 76 Texas A&M 68
2/12/2022 Texas A&M Auburn
2/15/2022 Florida Texas A&M
2/19/2022 Texas A&M Vanderbilt
2/22/2022 Georgia Texas A&M
2/26/2022 Texas A&M Ole Miss
3/2/2022 Texas A&M Alabama
3/5/2022 Mississippi State Texas A&M

Auburn Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/9/2021 Morehead State 54 Auburn 77
11/12/2021 UL Monroe 65 Auburn 93
11/19/2021 Auburn 58 South Florida 52
11/24/2021 UConn 115 Auburn 109
11/25/2021 Auburn 62 Loyola Chicago 53
11/26/2021 Syracuse 68 Auburn 89
12/1/2021 UCF 68 Auburn 85
12/4/2021 Yale 64 Auburn 86
12/11/2021 Nebraska 68 Auburn 99
12/14/2021 North Alabama 44 Auburn 70
12/18/2021 Auburn 74 Saint Louis 70
12/22/2021 Murray State 58 Auburn 71
12/29/2021 LSU 55 Auburn 70
1/4/2022 Auburn 81 South Carolina 66
1/8/2022 Florida 73 Auburn 85
1/11/2022 Auburn 81 Alabama 77
1/15/2022 Auburn 80 Ole Miss 71
1/19/2022 Georgia 60 Auburn 83
1/22/2022 Kentucky 71 Auburn 80
1/25/2022 Auburn 55 Missouri 54
1/29/2022 Oklahoma 68 Auburn 86
2/1/2022 Alabama 81 Auburn 100
2/5/2022 Auburn 74 Georgia 72
2/8/2022 Auburn 80 Arkansas 76
2/12/2022 Texas A&M Auburn
2/16/2022 Vanderbilt Auburn
2/19/2022 Auburn Florida
2/23/2022 Ole Miss Auburn
2/26/2022 Auburn Tennessee
3/2/2022 Auburn Mississippi State
3/5/2022 South Carolina Auburn

Injuries and Suspensions

Texas A&M

[F] 10/25/2021 – Jalen Johnson is out for season (Knee)
[F] 01/19/2022 – Ashton Smith is out for season (Redshirt)

Auburn

[G] 02/08/2022 – Lior Berman is “?” (Foot)
[G] 02/08/2022 – Zep Jasper is “?” (Illness)

Source: statfox.com

Texas A&M-Auburn Prediction

Auburn 80, Texas A&M 68


Saturday‘s game tips off at 3:30 PM ET. TV: ESPN.

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