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TCU Horned Frogs vs Kansas Jayhawks Odds
A key college battle sees the visiting TCU Horned Frogs travelling to Kansas Saturday to take on the Jayhawks.
The Jayhawks are 22-4 so far on the season, and 12-13 ATS vs. the number. The Horned Frogs, meanwhile, are 10-16 and 6-15 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Kansas go 10-12-1 and the Horned Frogs go 8-11 on the totals.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Kansas Jayhawks as 25-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 247-rated TCU taking on the No. 7-rated Jayhawks in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 75-56 win for the Jayhawks on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Kansas's No. 53-ranked offense, averaging 73.2 PPG, against a Horned Frogs defense that ranks No. 44 at 60.6 PPG. The Jayhawks field goal percentage has averaged 46.7% so far, more than the Horned Frogs marksmen have achieved on the year, 40.3% per game.
Defensively, TCU features the nation's No. 56-rated defense on the road, allowing 63.9 points per game. Kansas, meanwhile, comes in at No. 45 nationally in scoring at home.
TCU was a 68-59 loser in their most recent outing at home against Texas. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as underdogs. TCU suffered a 68-59 loss against Texas on Tuesday, getting 15 points from Garlon Green in a losing effort at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.
Kansas was a 68-67 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Oklahoma State. They covered the 1-point spread as underdogs. Kansas earned a 68-67 victory over Oklahoma State on Wednesday, getting 18 points from Travis Releford at Gallagher-Iba Arena.
TCU Horned Frogs Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 3-7
Before playing Oklahoma State are 4-1
After playing Texas are 1-3
After a loss are 1-9
Kansas Jayhawks Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Iowa State are 9-1
After playing Oklahoma State are 8-2
After a win are 9-1
A few Horned Frogs at Jayhawks trends to consider:
TCU is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
TCU is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Kansas is 15-1 SU in its last 16 games at home
Kansas is 21-3 SU in its last 24 games
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Kansas's last 12 games
TCU home to Oklahoma State, Wednesday, February 27
Kansas at Iowa State, Monday, February 25