SEC Basketball Preview/Prediction: Ole Miss at Auburn

Auburn-Ole Miss basketball game preview

The Ole Miss Rebels visit the Auburn Tigers on Wednesday 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

Ole Miss scores an average of 68.2 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 67.6 points per contest. Auburn scores an average of 80.5 points per game while allowing opposing teams to score an average of 67.1 points per contest.

FG% 3PT% FT% ORB RBM SPG BPG APG TOPG
Ole Miss 0.432 0.325 0.706 9.58 +0.08 7.19 2.77 13.12 12.92
Auburn 0.449 0.319 0.731 12.77 +5.15 8.73 8.46 14.73 11.88
Opp FG% Opp 3PT% RB Off RB Def OFRB% Scor. M 3ptMPG TM PPG Opp PPG
Ole Miss 0.444 0.325 34.58 34.50 0.27 +0.54 7.08 68.2 67.6
Auburn 0.385 0.319 40.65 35.50 0.34 +13.38 8.15 80.5 67.1

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 26 135 57 84 411 15.81
15. Johnson, K.D. AUB 26 106 38 81 331 12.73
16. Green Jr., Wendell AUB 26 109 46 66 330 12.69

Field Goal %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FGM FGA FG%
1. Kessler, Walker AUB 26 131 205 0.639
9. Smith, Jabari AUB 26 135 308 0.438

3-point made per game

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games 3PT Made Avg. Per Game
5. Smith, Jabari AUB 26 57 2.19
11. Murrell, Matthew OM 26 47 1.81
13. Green Jr., Wendell AUB 26 46 1.77

Free Throw %

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games FT Att. FT Made FT%
4. Green Jr., Wendell AUB 26 66 77 0.86
9. Smith, Jabari AUB 26 84 107 0.79

Rebounding

SEC Rnk/Player Team Games Off Def Total Avg. Per Game
4. Kessler, Walker AUB 26 72 147 219 8.42
7. Brooks, Nysier OM 26 75 127 202 7.77
10. Smith, Jabari AUB 26 17 157 174 6.69
13. Rodriguez, Luis OM 26 49 104 153 5.88
17. Millora-Brown, Quentin Brown, 25 59 83 142 5.68
19. James, Josiah-Jordan Jordan 22 29 94 123 5.59

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Ole Miss vs. Auburn Basketball Series History

Auburn leads 77-64

Ole Miss Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS
0 Eric Van Der Heijden F 6′-8″ 205 FR
1 Austin Crowley G 6′-5″ 195 JR
2 Daeshun Ruffin G 5′-9″ 160 FR
3 Nysier Brooks C 7′-0″ 245 SR
4 Jaemyn Brakefield F 6′-8″ 220 SO
5 James White G 6′-5″ 190 FR
10 Grant Slatten G 6′-5″ 195 FR
11 Matthew Murrell G 6′-4″ 200 SO
14 Tye Fagan G 6′-3″ 198 SR
15 Luis Rodriguez F 6′-6″ 210 JR
21 Robert Allen F 6′-8″ 230 SR
23 Sammy Hunter F 6′-9″ 225 JR
24 Jarkel Joiner G 6′-1″ 180 SR
33 John McBride G 6′-7″ 214 JR

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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Ole Miss Schedule/Results

Date Visitor Points Home Points
11/9/2021 New Orleans 61 Ole Miss 82
11/12/2021 Charleston So 68 Ole Miss 93
11/18/2021 Marquette 78 Ole Miss 72
11/19/2021 Ole Miss 74 Elon 56
11/21/2021 Boise State 60 Ole Miss 50
11/26/2021 Miss Valley St 58 Ole Miss 73
11/30/2021 Rider 51 Ole Miss 75
12/4/2021 Memphis 63 Ole Miss 67
12/11/2021 Western KY 71 Ole Miss 48
12/15/2021 MTSU 52 Ole Miss 62
12/18/2021 Dayton 68 Ole Miss 76
12/21/2021 Samford 75 Ole Miss 73
12/29/2021 Florida PPD Ole Miss PPD
1/5/2022 Ole Miss 60 Tennessee 66
1/8/2022 Mississippi State 72 Ole Miss 82
1/11/2022 Ole Miss 51 Texas A&M 67
1/15/2022 Auburn 80 Ole Miss 71
1/18/2022 Missouri 78 Ole Miss 53
1/22/2022 Ole Miss 60 Mississippi State 78
1/26/2022 Arkansas 64 Ole Miss 55
1/29/2022 Kansas State 56 Ole Miss 67
2/1/2022 Ole Miss 76 LSU 72
2/5/2022 Ole Miss 57 Florida 62
2/9/2022 Alabama 97 Ole Miss 83
2/12/2022 Ole Miss 68 Missouri 74
2/15/2022 South Carolina 77 Ole Miss 74
2/19/2022 Ole Miss Georgia
2/23/2022 Ole Miss Auburn
2/26/2022 Texas A&M Ole Miss
3/1/2022 Ole Miss Kentucky
3/5/2022 Vanderbilt Ole Miss

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 58 Auburn 75
2/16/2022 Vanderbilt 80 Auburn 94
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

Ole Miss

[F] 12/05/2021 – Robert Allen is out for season (Knee)
[G] 02/05/2022 – Daeshun Ruffin is out for season (Knee)

Auburn

None reported.

Source: statfox.com

Ole Miss-Auburn Prediction

Auburn 83, Ole Miss 73


Wednesday‘s game tips off at 8:30 PM ET. TV: SEC Network.

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