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The No. 5 Kentucky Wildcats and the South Carolina Gamecocks will face off in an SEC clash at 7 p.m. ET on Tuesday at Colonial Life Arena. South Carolina is 13-9 overall and 9-3 at home, while the Wildcats are 19-4 overall and 4-3 on the road. Kentucky has dominated this series in recent years, winning 12 of its last 15 meetings against the Gamecocks. 

The Wildcats are favored by 10.5 points in the latest South Carolina vs. Kentucky odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 144. Before entering any Kentucky vs. South Carolina picks, you'll want to see the college basketball predictions from the proven computer model at SportsLine.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every Division I college basketball game 10,000 times. Over the past five-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated an impressive profit of over $2,300 for $100 players on its top-rated college basketball picks against the spread. Anyone who has followed it has seen huge returns.

Now, the model has set its sights on South Carolina vs. Kentucky. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college basketball odds for South Carolina vs. Kentucky:

  • South Carolina vs. Kentucky spread: South Carolina +10.5
  • South Carolina vs. Kentucky over-under: 144 points
Featured Game | South Carolina Gamecocks vs. Kentucky Wildcats

What you need to know about South Carolina

The Gamecocks suffered a grim 81-57 defeat to the Tennessee Volunteers this past Saturday. A silver lining for South Carolina was the play of guard Erik Stevenson, who finished with 13 points. For the season, Stevenson is averaging 11.3 points, 4.3 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game. 

South Carolina has won nine of its last 12 games at home. However, the Gamecocks are just 1-4 against the spread in their last five games played on a Tuesday. 

What you need to know about Kentucky

Meanwhile, the Alabama Crimson Tide typically have all the answers at home, but this past Saturday UK proved too difficult a challenge. Kentucky enjoyed a cozy 66-55 victory over Alabama. Five players on the Wildcats scored in the double digits: guard Tyty Washington Jr. (15), forward Keion Brooks Jr. (10), guard Kellan Grady (10), forward Oscar Tshiebwe (10), and forward Daimion Collins (10).

Tshiebwe is having a spectacular season, averaging 15.8 points and 15.2 rebounds per game. In Kentucky's win over Alabama, Tshiebwe finished with 10 points, 15 rebounds, four steals, one block and one assist. He's now recorded a double-double in each of his last five games. 

How to make Kentucky vs. South Carolina picks

The model has simulated South Carolina vs. Kentucky 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning under, and it's also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in over 60 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Kentucky vs. South Carolina? And which side of the spread hits over 60 percent of the time? Visit SportsLine now to find out, all from the model that has crushed its college basketball picks.