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ESPN BPI gives Auburn 74% chance to win

ESPN BPI gives Auburn 74% chance to win


The No. 16 Auburn Tigers look to extend their nationโ€™s longest winning streak to 29 games on Wednesday night when they host the Texas A&M Aggies at Neville Arena for an 8 p.m. CT tipoff.

Auburn has won five straight games and is riding momentum into Wednesdayโ€™s games after earning two-straight convincing SEC road wins. As for Texas A&M, they are looking to find confidence after suffering a loss to Kentucky last Saturday, which snapped a seven-game winning streak.

How will this game shake out? It seems as if the home crowd will give Auburn an advantage.

According to the latest projection from the ESPN Basketball Power Indexโ€™s matchup predictor, Auburn has been given a 74.0% chance to beat Texas A&M on Wednesday.

The sportsbooks are also siding with Auburn on this one. According to the final line from BetMGM, Auburn is listed as the 4.5-point favorite. The game also has an over/under of 137.5.

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