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Kentucky vs. Mississippi State odds, line: 2022 college basketball picks, Jan. 25 predictions from top model

The Mississippi State Bulldogs and the No. 12 Kentucky Wildcats will face off in an SEC clash at 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday at Rupp Arena. The Wildcats are 15-4 overall and 12-0 at home, while MSU is 13-5 overall and 0-2 on the road. Kentucky has won nine of the last 10 head-to-head matchups against Mississippi State.

The Wildcats are favored by 9.5-points in the latest Kentucky vs. Mississippi State odds from Caesars Sportsbook, and the over-under is set at 142.5. Before entering any Mississippi State vs. Kentucky 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. It enters Week 12 of the season with a 49-36 record on all top-rated college basketball picks, returning almost $700. Over the past five-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated an impressive profit of $2,800 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 Kentucky vs. Mississippi State. You can head to SportsLine to see its picks. Here are several college basketball odds for Kentucky vs. Mississippi State:

  • Kentucky vs. Mississippi State spread: Kentucky -9.5
  • Kentucky vs. Mississippi State over-under: 142.5 points

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What you need to know about Kentucky

Kentucky came up short against the Auburn Tigers this past Saturday, falling 80-71. A silver lining for Kentucky was the play of forward Oscar Tshiebwe, who dropped a double-double with 16 points and 14 rebounds while blocking four shots. The West Virginia transfer has been a revelation for John Calipari’s squad, as Tshiebwe is averaging 16.1 points, 14.8 rebounds, 1.6 blocks and 1.5 steals per game.

Kellan Grady and Sahvir Wheeler led the Wildcats with 17 points apiece in the loss to Auburn, who is now ranked No. 1 in the latest AP Top 25 college basketball rankings. Wheeler is averaging 10.8 points and 6.9 assists per game, while Grady is averaging 11.7 points per game and shooting 44.2 percent from the 3-point line.

What you need to know about Mississippi State

Meanwhile, MSU strolled past the Ole Miss Rebels with points to spare this past Saturday, taking the matchup 78-60. MSU’s guard Iverson Molinar had 20 points in the bitter in-state rivalry win. He’s now averaging 17.7 points and 4.3 assists per game this season and he’ll have to be priority No. 1 for the Wildcats.

North Carolina transfer Garrison Brooks also had 17 points in the win and he’s now averaging 11.2 points and 6.5 rebounds per game in his first season with Mississippi State. Brooks scored 1,275 points at North Carolina but opted for a change of scenery when Roy Williams retired after last season.

How to make Mississippi State vs. Kentucky picks

The model has simulated Kentucky vs. Mississippi State 10,000 times and the results are in. We can tell you that the model is leaning over, and it’s also generated a point-spread pick that is hitting in over 50 percent of simulations. You can only see the pick at SportsLine.

So who wins Kentucky vs. Mississippi State? And which side of the spread hits over 50 percent of the time? Visit SportsLine now to find out, all from the model that has crushed its college basketball picks.

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