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Kansas takes on Baylor in Lawrence

The Kansas Jayhawks and Baylor Bears split their two matchups last season 1-1 both SU and ATS as they get ready to meet in college basketball betting action on Monday.

Overall the Jayhawks are 7-3 SU but just 5-5 ATS in their last 10 games against the Bears dating back to 2008, with the OVER/UNDER going 5-4-1 in those 10 hoops matchups.

The Jayhawks bring a 13-4 record (8-9 ATS) to this tilt against the 13-4 Bears, who are 4-7 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Kansas go 9-7-1 so far and the Bears go 6-5.

View Baylor Bears vs Kansas Jayhawks Odds and Stats.

Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Jayhawks installed as -10-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.

The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 70-rated Baylor taking on the No. 28-rated Jayhawks in this contest.


Baylor lost its last outing, a 66-64 result against Oklahoma on January 18. They failed to cover in that game as an 8-point favorite. Baylor got 16 points from Kenny Chery but lost anyway, 66-64, to Oklahoma on Saturday at Ferrell Center.

Last time out for Kansas, they were an 80-78 winner as they battled Oklahoma State at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 5-point favorite. Naadir Tharpe scored 21 points leading the Jayhawks to an 80-78 victory over Oklahoma State at Allen Fieldhouse on Saturday.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Kansas's No. 31 nationally ranked offense (79 points per game) against a Bears defense that sits as the No. 70 at 66.82 PPG. The Jayhawks have been averaging 50.32% from the field, more than the Bears have managed so far this season (48.05% on average).

A few Bears at Jayhawks trends to consider:
Baylor is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games
Baylor is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Baylor is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road
Baylor is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Kansas
Kansas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas's last 6 games
Kansas is 19-3 SU in its last 22 games at home
Kansas is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Baylor

Next up:
Baylor home to Texas, Saturday, January 25th
Kansas at TCU, Saturday, January 25th