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TCU Horned Frogs vs Kansas State Wildcats Odds
The visiting TCU Horned Frogs hope to send their backers to the pay window on Tuesday as they look to cover the spread at Bramlage Coliseum against the Kansas State Wildcats.
Kansas State battles the Horned Frogs, currently sitting with a 10-19 mark (6-18 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 11-11-1 for the Wildcats and 10-12 for the Horned Frogs.
The Horned Frogs were listed as 22-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Wildcats, most recently No. 46 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Horned Frogs, who rate No. 277 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 71-54 victory for the Wildcats.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Kansas State's No. 128-ranked offense, averaging 69.5 PPG, against a Horned Frogs defense that ranks No. 62 at 61.6 PPG. The Wildcats field goal percentage has averaged 43.9% so far, more than the Horned Frogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 39.6% per game.
Defensively, TCU features the nation's No. 82-rated defense on the road, allowing 65.5 points per game. Kansas State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 115 nationally in scoring at home.
TCU lost its last outing, a 72-63 result against Texas Tech on March 2. They failed to cover in that game as a 5.5-point underdog. Kyan Anderson scored 18 points in a futile effort to lead the Horned Frogs to a win (they lost 72-63 to Texas Tech at United Spirit Arena on Saturday).
Kansas State was a 64-61 winner in its last match on the road against Baylor. They covered the 2.5-point spread as underdogs. Kansas State got 18 points from Rodney McGruder en route to a 64-61 victory over Baylor on Saturday at Ferrell Center.
TCU Horned Frogs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 1-9
Before playing Oklahoma are 0-3
After playing Texas Tech are 2-8
After a loss are 1-9
Kansas State Wildcats Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 9-1
Before playing Oklahoma State are 8-2
After playing Baylor are 5-5
After a win are 8-2
A few Horned Frogs at Wildcats trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of TCU's last 6 games on the road
TCU is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
TCU is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Kansas State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Kansas State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas State's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kansas State's last 7 games
TCU home to Oklahoma, Saturday, March 9
Kansas State at Oklahoma State, Saturday, March 9