Jayhawks seek a victory over Cyclones
The Kansas Jayhawks and the Iowa State Cyclones have played to six OVER results in their last seven meetings as those schools hit the hardwood in betting action on Monday night.
Kansas and Iowa State met three times last season, with the Jayhawks going 3-0 SU and 2-1 ATS in those three contests. Overall Kansas is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games against Iowa State, but the Jayhawks were just 4-5-1 ATS in that span.
The Jayhawks will look to vanquish their hosts on Monday, as they are 7-8 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Cyclones are 9-3-1 ATS. Kansas is 8-6-1 against the total, while Iowa State is 7-6 versus the number.
Bettors looking to back visiting Kansas before tip-off in this one found them as 2-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 15-rated Cyclones and the No. 27-ranked Jayhawks, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.
Iowa State was an 87-82 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Oklahoma. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as favorites. Iowa State got 23 points from DeAndre Kane but lost anyway, 87-82, to Oklahoma on Saturday at Lloyd Noble Center.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Iowa State's No. 21-rated squad against Kansas's No. 68-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Iowa State rates No. 12 in the country with 8.87 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 193 nationally with 5.4 per match.
A few Jayhawks at Cyclones trends to consider:
Kansas is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Kansas is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
Kansas is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Kansas is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games on the road
Iowa State is 5-1-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Iowa State is 14-1 SU in its last 15 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Iowa State's last 7 games
Iowa State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Kansas home to Oklahoma State, Saturday, January 18th
Iowa State at Texas, Saturday, January 18th