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

Texas A&M-Auburn basketball game preview

The Texas A&M Aggies engage the Auburn Tigers on Wednesday in Auburn in a critical 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.

John H. Sanford, 14Powers SEC Basketball

Venue

Auburn

Arena Name: Auburn Arena

Capacity: 9,121

Year Opened: 2010

Auburn Arena

Game Date/Time

Wednesday, January 25, 2023, 9:00 PM ET

Team Statistical Comparison

Scoring Offense
Scoring Defense
Scoring Margin
Winning %
Field Goal %
Free Throw %
Three Point %
FT Made P/G
Three Pointers P/G
FT Attempts P/G
3-Point Attempts P/G
FG % Defense
3-Point % Defense
Fouls Per Game
Rebound Margin
Rebounds (Off.) P/G
Rebounds (Def) P/G
Rebounds Per Game
Assist/Turnover Ratio
TOs Forced P/G
Effective FG pct
Texas A&M
75.1
67.2
7.9
68.8
44.9
73.2
31.9
19.3
6.4
26.4
20.0
40.6
35.3
19.4
5.0
11.94
24.31
36.25
1.05
15.5
0.507
Auburn
72.7
63.2
9.5
81.2
43.8
68.5
29.2
15.2
6.0
22.2
20.6
39.3
27.0
19.0
4.8
13.19
25.69
38.88
1.09
13.94
0.489

Players and Stats

Texas A&M

Player # Class Pos Height Weight Summary
Wade Taylor 4 SO G 6-0 186 15.2 Pts, 2.7 Reb, 3.7 Ast
Tyrece Radford 23 SR G 6-2 200 12.2 Pts, 5.3 Reb, 2.1 Ast
Julius Marble 34 JR F 6-8 225 9.9 Pts, 4.2 Reb, 0.4 Ast
Henry Coleman 15 JR F 6-7 229 9.8 Pts, 5.8 Reb, 1.2 Ast
Dexter Dennis 0 SR G 6-5 210 8.4 Pts, 5.7 Reb, 1.2 Ast
Manny Obaseki 35 SO G 6-4 189 6.9 Pts, 1.7 Reb, 1.3 Ast
Hayden Hefner 2 JR G 6-6 182 5.3 Pts, 0.7 Reb, 0.7 Ast
Solomon Washington 13 FR F 6-7 225 3.4 Pts, 3.2 Reb, 0.5 Ast
Andersson Garcia 11 JR G 6-7 205 2.1 Pts, 3.5 Reb, 1.0 Ast
Andre Gordon 20 SR G 6-2 188 2.0 Pts, 1.4 Reb, 1.6 Ast
Khalen Robinson 1 JR G 6-0 175 2.6 Pts, 0.8 Reb, 0.6 Ast
Javonte Brown 31 SO C 7-0 250 2.0 Pts, 2.0 Reb, 0.2 Ast
Erik Pratt 3 SO G 6-5 185 0.9 Pts, 0.1 Reb, 0.3 Ast
Davin Watkins 22 SO G 6-1 185 1.0 Pts, 0.0 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Ethan Henderson 10 SR F 6-8
Jaelyn Lee 24 FR G 6-6
Ashton Smith 32 FR F 6-9
Jordan Williams 5 FR G 6-3

Auburn

Player # Class Pos Height Weight Summary
Wendell Green 1 JR G 5-11 170 13.6 Pts, 3.6 Reb, 3.8 Ast
Johni Broome 4 SO F 6-10 235 12.3 Pts, 8.5 Reb, 1.2 Ast
Jaylin Williams 2 SR F 6-8 230 10.8 Pts, 5.2 Reb, 2.2 Ast
Allen Flanigan 22 SR G 6-6 215 8.7 Pts, 4.8 Reb, 1.5 Ast
K.D. Johnson 0 JR G 6-1 190 8.3 Pts, 1.6 Reb, 1.4 Ast
Chris Moore 5 JR F 6-6 240 6.0 Pts, 2.7 Reb, 0.6 Ast
Dylan Cardwell 44 JR C 6-11 250 4.3 Pts, 4.4 Reb, 1.2 Ast
Zep Jasper 12 SR G 6-1 175 3.5 Pts, 1.1 Reb, 0.6 Ast
Yohan Traore 21 FR F 6-10 225 2.5 Pts, 1.6 Reb, 0.2 Ast
Tre Donaldson 3 FR G 6-2 190 2.1 Pts, 1.8 Reb, 1.3 Ast
Chance Westry 10 FR G 6-6 190 2.5 Pts, 0.7 Reb, 1.0 Ast
Lior Berman 24 SR G 6-4 215 2.2 Pts, 0.7 Reb, 0.1 Ast
Babatunde Akingbola 23 SR C 6-10 245 0.3 Pts, 0.5 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Jalen Harper 55 SR G 6-2 170 0.0 Pts, 0.0 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Chandler Leopard 25 SR G 6-3 195 0.0 Pts, 0.0 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Carter Sobera 20 JR G 6-5 187 0.0 Pts, 0.0 Reb, 0.0 Ast
Haston Alexander 42 FR C 6-10
Presley Patterson 14 FR G 5-11

College Basketball Ratings

Rating Texas A&M Auburn
ESPN BPI 31 20
Sagarin 42 22
Massey Composite 53 16

Texas A&M vs. Auburn Basketball Series History

Texas A&M leads 13-7

Texas A&M Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS HOMETOWN
0 Dexter Dennis G 6′-5″ 210 SR Baker, LA
1 Khalen Robinson G 6′-0″ 180 JR Little Rock, AR
2 Hayden Hefner G 6′-6″ 185 JR Nederland, TX
3 Erik Pratt G 6′-5″ 185 JR Lake Worth, FL
4 Wade Taylor IV G 6′-0″ 185 SO Dallas, TX
5 Jordan Williams G 6′-3″ 215 FR Houston, TX
10 Ethan Henderson F 6′-8″ 205 SR Little Rock, AR
11 Andersson Garcia F 6′-7″ 210 JR
13 Solomon Washington F 6′-7″ 225 FR New Orleans, LA
15 Henry Coleman III F 6′-8″ 245 JR Richmond, VA
20 Andre Gordon G 6′-2″ 185 SR Sidney, OH
22 Davin Watkins G 6′-1″ 193 SO Nolensville, TN
23 Tyrece Radford G 6′-2″ 195 SR Baton Rouge, LA
24 Jaelyn Lee G 6′-6″ 195 FR Paris, TX
31 Javonte Brown F 7′-0″ 255 SO Toronto, ON
32 Ashton Smith F 6′-9″ 270 FR Spring, TX
34 Julius Marble F 6′-9″ 245 JR Dallas, TX
35 Manny Obaseki G 6′-4″ 189 SO Allen, TX

Auburn Roster

NO NAME POS HT WT CLASS HOMETOWN
0 K.D. Johnson G 6′-0″ 185 JR Atlanta, GA
1 Wendell Green Jr. G 5′-11″ 175 JR Detroit, MI
2 Jaylin Williams F 6′-8″ 230 SR Nahunta, GA
3 Tre Donaldson G 6′-2″ 190 FR Tallahassee, FL
4 Johni Broome F 6′-10″ 235 SO Plant City, FL
5 Chris Moore F 6′-6″ 230 JR West Memphis, AR
10 Chance Westry G 6′-6″ 190 FR Harrisburg, PA
12 Zep Jasper G 6′-1″ 190 SR Augusta, GA
14 Presley Patterson G 5′-11″ 175 FR Knoxville, TN
20 Carter Sobera G 6′-5″ 200 JR Birmingham, AL
21 Yohan Traore F 6′-10″ 225 FR
22 Allen Flanigan G 6′-6″ 220 SR Little Rock, AR
23 Babatunde Akingbola C 6′-10″ 245 SR
24 Lior Berman G 6′-4″ 215 SR Birmingham, AL
25 Chandler Leopard G 6′-3″ 195 SR Athens, AL
42 Haston Alexander C 6′-10″ 230 FR Tuscumbia, AL
44 Dylan Cardwell C 6′-11″ 256 JR Augusta, GA
55 Jalen Harper G 6′-0″ 175 SR Mableton, GA

Texas A&M Schedule/Results

Date Visitor PTs Home PTs
11/7/2022 UL Monroe 54 Texas A&M 87
11/11/2022 Abilene Chrstn 58 Texas A&M 77
11/17/2022 Murray St 88 Texas A&M 79
11/18/2022 Colorado 103 Texas A&M 75
11/20/2022 Texas A&M 67 Loyola Chicago 51
11/30/2022 SMU 64 Texas A&M 83
12/3/2022 Boise St 86 Texas A&M 71
12/11/2022 Oregon St 54 Texas A&M 72
12/17/2022 Texas A&M 79 Memphis 83
12/20/2022 Wofford 67 Texas A&M 62
12/27/2022 N’Western St Texas A&M
12/30/2022 Prairie View 66 Texas A&M 86
1/4/2023 Texas A&M 66 Florida 63
1/7/2023 LSU 56 Texas A&M 69
1/11/2023 Missouri 64 Texas A&M 82
1/14/2023 Texas A&M 94 South Carolina 53
1/18/2023 Florida 52 Texas A&M 54
1/21/2023 Texas A&M 67 Kentucky 76
1/25/2023 Texas A&M Auburn
1/28/2023 Vanderbilt Texas A&M
1/31/2023 Texas A&M Arkansas
2/4/2023 Georgia Texas A&M
2/7/2023 Auburn Texas A&M
2/11/2023 Texas A&M LSU
2/15/2023 Arkansas Texas A&M
2/18/2023 Texas A&M Missouri
2/21/2023 Tennessee Texas A&M
2/25/2023 Texas A&M Mississippi State
2/28/2023 Texas A&M Ole Miss
3/4/2023 Alabama Texas A&M
3/9/2023 to 3/13/2023 SEC Tournament, Tampa, FL Tampa, FL
3/14/2023 to 4/3/2023 NCAA Tournament

Auburn Schedule/Results

Date Visitor PTs Home PTs
11/7/2022 George Mason 52 Auburn 70
11/11/2022 South Florida 59 Auburn 67
11/15/2022 Winthrop 65 Auburn 89
11/18/2022 Texas Southern 56 Auburn 72
11/22/2022 Bradley 64 Auburn 85
11/23/2022 Auburn 43 Northwestern 42
11/27/2022 Saint Louis 60 Auburn 65
12/2/2022 Colgate 66 Auburn 93
12/10/2022 Auburn 73 Memphis 82
12/14/2022 Georgia St 64 Auburn 72
12/18/2022 Auburn 71 USC 74
12/21/2022 Auburn 84 Washington 61
12/28/2022 Florida 58 Auburn 61
1/4/2023 Auburn 64 Georgia 76
1/7/2023 Arkansas 59 Auburn 72
1/10/2023 Auburn 82 Ole Miss 73
1/14/2023 Mississippi State 63 Auburn 69
1/18/2023 Auburn 67 LSU 49
1/21/2023 Auburn 81 South Carolina 66
1/25/2023 Texas A&M Auburn
1/28/2023 Auburn West Virginia
2/1/2023 Georgia Auburn
2/4/2023 Auburn Tennessee
2/7/2023 Auburn Texas A&M
2/11/2023 Alabama Auburn
2/14/2023 Missouri Auburn
2/18/2023 Auburn Vanderbilt
2/22/2023 Ole Miss Auburn
2/25/2023 Auburn Kentucky
3/1/2023 Auburn Alabama
3/4/2023 Tennessee Auburn
3/9/2023 to 3/13/2023 SEC Tournament, Tampa, FL Tampa, FL
3/14/2023 to 4/3/2023 NCAA Tournament

Injuries and Suspensions

Texas A&M

[F] Solomon Washington (Concussion) – Questionable
[G] Manny Obaseki (Hand) – Out
[F] Ethan Henderson (Personal) – Out

Auburn

[F] Chris Moore (Shoulder) – Questionable

Source: statfox.com

Texas A&M-Auburn Prediction

Auburn 78, Texas A&M 71

Score prediction for entertainment purposes only.

Wednesday‘s game tips off at 9:00 PM ET. TV: ESPN2.

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