The Kansas Jayhawks will get a second shot at the Oklahoma State Cowboys on Wednesday night as those Big 12 teams hit the hardwood in college basketball betting action in Stillwater.
Kansas fell 85-80 as a 9.5-point home favorite against Oklahoma State back on February 2 in an OVER result for totals bettors at the sportsbooks. Overall Kansas is 7-3 SU but just 4-6 ATS over its 10 most recent games against Oklahoma State.
This season, the Cowboys are 19-5 overall and 12-11 ATS ATS, while the Jayhawks are 21-4 and 11-13 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Oklahoma State boasts a 10-12 on the OU, and Kansas is 10-11-1.
College basketball odds makers at 5Dimes opened the Oklahoma State Cowboys as 1.5-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at later today.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 7-rated Kansas taking on the No. 20-rated Cowboys in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 80-78 win for the Jayhawks on Wednesday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Jayhawks rank No. 21 in NCAA Division 1 with 39.1 per game. That compares with Oklahoma State’s No. 74 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Oklahoma State is college basketball's No. 170-ranked team at 6.1 per game, while the Jayhawks rate No. 201 with 5.9 per game.
Defensively, Kansas features the nation's No. 16-rated defense on the road, allowing 59.4 points per game. Oklahoma State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 105 nationally in scoring at home.
Kansas was a 73-47 winner in its last match at home against Texas. They covered the 14-point spread as favorites. The Jayhawks blew out Texas on Saturday, running up a 20+ point victory in a 73-47 win at Allen Fieldhouse.
In their last action, Oklahoma State was an 84-79 winner at home against Oklahoma. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as favorites. Marcus Smart went off for 28 points and added 7 rebounds, leading Oklahoma State over Oklahoma, 84-79, on Saturday at Gallagher-Iba Arena.
Kansas Jayhawks Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing TCU are 3-1
After playing Texas are 9-1
After a win are 9-1
Oklahoma State Cowboys Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing West Virginia are 0-1
After playing Oklahoma are 5-5
After a win are 7-3
A few Jayhawks at Cowboys trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas's last 6 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma State
Kansas is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Kansas is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma State
Oklahoma State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Oklahoma State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Oklahoma State's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oklahoma State's last 6 games when playing at home against Kansas
Kansas home to TCU, Saturday, February 23
Oklahoma State at West Virginia, Saturday, February 23