Big 12 Tournament - Baylor Bears vs TCU Horned Frogs Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner
|TCU Horned Frogs||Baylor Bears|
|9-21||March 12, 2014, 09:30 | Sprint Center||21-10|
College hoops betting interest focuses on the Baylor vs TCU battle Wednesday at Sprint Center as the Bears look to defend home court and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
Baylor battles the Horned Frogs, currently sitting with a 9-21 mark (12-13 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 14-11 for the Bears and 8-16 for the Horned Frogs. View TCU Horned Frogs vs Baylor Bears Odds and Stats.
The Horned Frogs were listed as 15-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
This game puts the Bears, most recently No. 28 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Horned Frogs, who rate No. 348 in the latest survey.
TCU lost its last outing, a 97-67 result against Oklahoma on March 8. They failed to cover in that game as a 12-point underdog. TCU was run off the court by the Sooners on Saturday as Oklahoma routed them 97-67 at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.
Last time out for Baylor, they were a 76-74 winner as they battled Kansas State on the road. They covered in the match as a 3-point underdog. Baylor got 29 points from Kenny Chery en route to a 76-74 victory over Kansas State on Saturday at Bramlage Coliseum.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Horned Frogs is ranked No. 247 in NCAA hoops at 30.2 per game. Contrast that with Baylor’s No. 16 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Baylor is the No. 43-ranked team in the country at 7.55 per game, while TCU rates No. 236 at 4.6 per game.
A few Horned Frogs at Bears trends to consider:
TCU is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of TCU's last 6 games
TCU is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing Baylor
Baylor is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Baylor is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Baylor's last 9 games
Baylor is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing TCU