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Kansas Jayhawks vs Iowa State Cyclones Odds
The Iowa State Cyclones will be trying to slam the Kansas Jayhawks on Monday when the teams tip off at Hilton Coliseum in college betting action.
Iowa State will face the 23-4 Jayhawks, who own a 13-13 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Cyclones are 16-5 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Jayhawks are 11-12-1 favoring the OVER.
The Jayhawks were listed as 2-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Cyclones sit at No. 32 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Jayhawks sit at No. 7 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Jayhawks will win this game 84-81.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Jayhawks is ranked No. 19 in NCAA hoops at 39.4 per game. Contrast that with Iowa State’s No. 16 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Iowa State is the No. 1-ranked team in the country at 9.6 per game, while Kansas rates No. 230 at 5.6 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Kansas owns the country's No. 19-rated mark, allowing 60.4 points per game on the highway. Iowa State, on the other hand, rates No. 10 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Kansas was a 74-48 winner at home against TCU. They covered the 23.5-point spread as favorites. The battle between the Jayhawks and Horned Frogs didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as TCU was handed a 74-48 defeat on Saturday at Allen Fieldhouse.
Iowa State was an 86-66 winner in its last match at home against Texas Tech. They covered the 18.5-point spread as favorites. The battle between the Cyclones and Red Raiders didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Texas Tech was handed an 86-66 defeat on Saturday at Hilton Coliseum.
Kansas Jayhawks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing West Virginia are 1-0
After playing TCU are 2-2
After a win are 9-1
Iowa State Cyclones Trends:
When playing on Monday are 9-1
Before playing Oklahoma are 2-8
After playing Texas Tech are 4-6
After a win are 6-4
A few Jayhawks at Cyclones trends to consider:
Kansas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing on the road against Iowa State
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas's last 7 games on the road
Kansas is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games on the road
Kansas is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Iowa State
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Iowa State's last 5 games
Iowa State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Iowa State's last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Iowa State's last 5 games when playing Kansas
Kansas home to West Virginia, Saturday, March 2
Iowa State at Oklahoma, Saturday, March 2