Texas Southern vs Alcorn State 3/12/22 - College Basketball Picks & Predictions
This Saturday night March 12th, 2022 6pm EDT the NCAAM hoops action is back at cha the Swac Conference tournament Finals. We've got the Alcorn State Braves in Birmingham AL to face the Texas Southern Tigers in the BarlowArena. Stay tuned we've got you covered on all the best betting angles here at Picks and Parlays your leader in free sports betting picks!
Texas Southern Tigers are 17-12, 15-5 in conference sitting in 1st place in the SWAC West conference. Offensively the Tigers are averaging 67.9 points, 40 rebounds and 10.6 assists. Defensively the Tigers are allowing 65.9 points, and are averaging 4.4 blocks and 5.5 steals.
Key players for the Tigers are John Walker III averaging 12.6 points, 5.4 rebounds and 1.6 assists and Brison Gresham averaging 8 points, 8.8 rebounds and .5 assists.
The Alcorn State Braves are 17-15, 16-4 in conference on the road, sitting in 1st place in the SWAC East. Offensively the Braves are averaging 66.8 points, 35.3 rebounds and 10.6 assists. Defensively the Braves are allowing 71 points, and are averaging 2.6 blocks and 7.3 steals.
Key players for the Braves are Justin Thomas averaging 10.5 points, 3 rebounds and 4.2 assists and Lenell Henry averaging 8.4 points, 5.5 rebounds and 9 assists.
The Braves and the Tigers know this win means a ticket to the dance. We think that these squads will leave it all on the court and give everything they have to make it to the Madness. Which leaves us to believe they will push the total over over the projected total making the best bet Over 136. Final score prediction the Texas Southern Tigers wins covers the spread and the total stays under 71-66.