Texas Longhorns vs Oklahoma State Cowboys Odds
Oklahoma State will look to improve on its 21-6 record on Saturday when they host Texas in NCAA basketball odds action at Gallagher-Iba Arena.
The Cowboys bring a 21-6 record (14-12 ATS) to this tilt against the 13-15 Longhorns, who are 14-12 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Oklahoma State go 10-15 so far and the Longhorns go 13-13.
Bettors looking to go with the Cowboys in this one found them listed as 13.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Longhorns was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game matches up the No. 14 (Cowboys) and the No. 75 (Longhorns) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank. A 77-66 result in favor of the Cowboys has been projected by the scores prediction engine.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Oklahoma State's No. 65 nationally ranked offense (72.4 points per game) against a Longhorns defense that sits as the No. 137 at 65 PPG. The Cowboys have been averaging 44% from the field, more than the Longhorns have managed so far this season (41.4% on average).
Defensively, Texas features the nation's No. 233-rated defense on the road, allowing 72 points per game. Oklahoma State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 113 nationally in scoring at home.
Texas was a 92-86 winner in their most recent outing at home against Oklahoma. They covered the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. Myck Kabongo went off for 31 points and added 8 rebounds for good measure, leading Texas to a 92-86 win over Oklahoma on Wednesday at Frank Erwin Center.
Last time out for Oklahoma State, they were a 64-47 winner as they battled TCU on the road. They covered in the match as a 14-point favorite. Oklahoma State got 28 points from Le'Bryan Nash en route to a 64-47 victory over TCU on Wednesday at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.
Texas Longhorns Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 9-1
Before playing Baylor are 7-3
After playing Oklahoma are 6-4
After a win are 3-7
Oklahoma State Cowboys Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Iowa State are 4-6
After playing TCU are 2-3
After a win are 7-3
A few Longhorns at Cowboys trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas's last 5 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma State
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Texas's last 7 games on the road
Texas is 1-12 SU in its last 13 games on the road
Oklahoma State is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
Oklahoma State is 15-2 SU in its last 17 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oklahoma State's last 5 games when playing at home against Texas
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Oklahoma State's last 14 games when playing Texas
Texas home to Baylor, Monday, March 4
Oklahoma State at Iowa State, Wednesday, March 6