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Bet Kentucky to Cover Versus Auburn in College Basketball Spreads

No. 22 Kentucky is an 8½-point road underdog against No. 13 Auburn. The over-under is set at 165 points. Let’s take a look at our NCAAB expert picks for this SEC showdown.


Bet Kentucky to Cover Versus Auburn in College Basketball Spreads


No. 22 Kentucky vs No. 13 Auburn Game Information

  1. Game: Kentucky (17-7, 7-4 Big 12) vs Auburn (20-5, 9-3)
  2. Date/Time: Saturday, Feb. 17, 6 p.m. ET
  3. Location: Neville Arena, Auburn, Alabama
  4. Kentucky vs Auburn Live Stream: TBS.com

The No. 13 Auburn Tigers (20-5) are an 8½-point favorite over No. 22 Kentucky Wildcats (17-7) in the college basketball odds. This SEC matchup tips off on Saturday, Feb. 17 at 6 p.m. ET from Auburn. You can stream the game on ESPN.

  1. Auburn has been red hot in Vegas going 16-7-2 against the spread in the NCAA odds.
  2. The Wildcats have also been solid for bettors going 14-10 ATS this season.
  3. The Tigers are undefeated at home at 13-0.
  4. Kentucky’s games have trended hard toward the over. The over has hit in 18 games with the under cashing six times.
  5. Both teams have great offenses with Auburn boasting the No. 3 unit averaging 88.9 points per game. Kentucky sits at No. 20 in the country posting 83.1 points per contest.
  6. Auburn is 10-1-1 against the spread in their last 12 home games.
  7. The over has hit in 11 of the Wildcats last 13 games.
  8. Kentucky is 4-2 in away games and 2-2 as an underdog this season.

Auburn vs Kentucky Over/Under Pick: Over 164 ½

This game boasts top-20 offenses, so we should see a lot of scoring in this ranked matchup. Kentucky also has one of the worst defenses in the country. The Wildcats rank No. 326 in the nation allowing 78.1 points per game.

This has all the makings of a lot of points. Bet online the over in this SEC clash.

Kentucky vs Auburn ATS Pick: Kentucky +8½

Auburn is undefeated at home.Yet, it is reasonable to wonder whether we’ll get the Tigers team that defeated South Carolina by 40 or the squad that lost to Florida by 16.

Kentucky has struggled against ranked opponents in recent games. This is still a lot of points in the NCAA basketball lines.

Look for Kentucky to hang around in this contest. Take the Wildcats to cover the spread at the sportsbook.

Kentucky vs Auburn Best Prop Bet: Jaylin Williams Over 17 Points (+129)

Kentucky’s defense has been soft as Charmin. Auburn forward Jaylin Williams has a chance to get buckets against the Wildcats.

Williams has notched more than 20 points in two of his last three outings. The Tigers forward has posted 16 or more points in four of the last five games.

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Kentucky vs Auburn Prediction

Auburn 90, Kentucky 86

Questions of the Day

What is a good prop bet for the Kentucky-Auburn game?

Take the over 17 points on the Jaylin Williams’ prop bet.

What team is the best bet to cover the spread: Kentucky or Auburn?

We like Kentucky to cover the 8½-point spread against Auburn.

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