The Auburn Tigers will look to continue their mastery of the Texas A&M Aggies in games played at College Station when they meet in an SEC West opener on Saturday. The Tigers (3-0), who are coming off a 45-13 win over Samford, have won four of the five games in the series played at Kyle Field. The Aggies (2-1), who defeated Louisiana-Monroe 47-3 in Week 3, lead the all-time series 7-6. Auburn posted a 13-10 home win over A&M last November.
Kickoff is set for noon ET. The Tigers are averaging 428 total yards per game, while the Aggies average 467. The Aggies are favored by 9 points in the latest Auburn vs. Texas A&M odds, while the over/under for total points scored is 51. Before locking in any Texas A&M vs. Auburn picks, you need to see the college football predictions and betting advice from SportsLine's proven computer model.
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Now, the model has set its sights on Texas A&M vs. Auburn and just revealed its picks and predictions. You can visit SportsLine now to see the model's CFB picks. Here are several college football odds and trends for Auburn vs. Texas A&M:
- Auburn vs. Texas A&M spread: Texas A&M -9
- Auburn vs. Texas A&M over/under: 51 points
- Auburn vs. Texas A&M money line: Auburn +273, Texas A&M -351
- AUB: 1-2 ATS this season
- TAMU: Hit the first-half money line in last three home games
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Why Texas A&M can cover
Leading the Aggies is quarterback Conner Weigman. The sophomore registered the third 300-yard passing game of his career and second in as many weeks when he threw for 337 yards in the win over Louisiana-Monroe. He also had a school record 86.2 completion percentage in the victory, completing 25 of 29 passes. Weigman ranks 10th nationally, averaging 303 passing yards per game, while his eight TD passes and 326 total yards of offense are also among the top 15 in the country and top three in the SEC.
Receiver Ainias Smith had his fifth 100-yard receiving game of his career after leading the team with 127 yards on seven catches. He has moved into the top 10 at the school in receptions, receiving yards and touchdown catches, while also becoming the 20th Aggie in program history to garner 3,000 all-purpose yards in a career. For the season, he has 13 receptions for 194 yards (14.9 average). See which team to pick here.
Why Auburn can cover
Quarterback Payton Thorne, a junior transfer from Michigan State, leads the offense. With 123 yards rushing and 282 yards passing against Samford, he became the first Auburn quarterback since Nick Marshall against Mississippi State in 2014 to rush for 100 yards and pass for 200 in a game. He was 10 of 17 passing vs. UMass for 141 yards, including a 29-yard touchdown pass to Jay Fair. He added a 13-yard touchdown pass to Fair and the 5-yard game-winner to Rivaldo Fairweather in the victory at Cal. In three seasons at Michigan State, he threw for 6,494 yards (223.9 per game) in three seasons.
Defensively, Auburn is led by junior linebacker Eugene Asante. He is in his second season with the Tigers after spending three years at North Carolina. Asante leads the Tigers with 19 tackles, including 13 solo, with two sacks for 17 yards and one pass breakup. For his career, he has 80 tackles, including 47 solo, with two pass breakups, two sacks and one forced fumble. See which team to pick here.
How to make Auburn vs. Texas A&M picks
SportsLine's model is leaning Under on the point total, projecting the teams to combine for 45 points. The model also says one side of the spread is the better value. You can see the model's picks at SportsLine.
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