Oklahoma State Cowboys vs Texas Tech Red Raiders Point Spread: Betting Preview Hints At Winner

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Jan 19, 2:00 PM | Gallagher-Iba Arena

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Oklahoma State Cowboys Odds

8-7TEAM RECORD11-4

Texas Tech travels to Oklahoma State on Saturday, hoping to boost its 8-7 record with a victory over the Cowboys.

The Cowboys currently sports a 11-4 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 7-7 ATS. The Red Raiders are 8-7 and 4-4 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Cowboys produce a 4-9 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Red Raiders have gone 2-5 against the number.

View Texas Tech vs Oklahoma State Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Cowboys installed as 19.5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Cowboys - Red Raiders odds would favor the Cowboys if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Oklahoma State is rated No. 18 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Texas Tech is at No. 263. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 80-68 win for the Cowboys.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Red Raiders rank No. 154 in NCAA Division 1 with 35.8 per game. That compares with Oklahoma State’s No. 112 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Oklahoma State is college basketball's No. 211-ranked team at 5.9 per game, while the Red Raiders rate No. 269 with 5.1 per game.

Defensively, Texas Tech features the nation's No. 113-rated defense on the road, allowing 67 points per game. Oklahoma State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 180 nationally in scoring at home.

Last time out for Texas Tech, they were an 81-63 loser as they battled Oklahoma on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 15.5-point underdog. Texas Tech got 20 points from Dejan Kravic but lost anyway, 81-63, to Oklahoma on Wednesday at Lloyd Noble Center.

Last time out for Oklahoma State, they were a 77-68 loser as they battled Oklahoma on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 2.5-point underdog. The Cowboys endured a 77-68 loss at the hands of the Sooners on Saturday, despite a 19-point effort from Markel Brown at Lloyd Noble Center.

Texas Tech Red Raiders Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Iowa State are 6-4
After playing Oklahoma are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

Oklahoma State Cowboys Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Baylor are 8-2
After playing Oklahoma are 4-6
After a loss are 7-3

A few Red Raiders at Cowboys trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas Tech's last 6 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma State
Texas Tech is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Texas Tech is 1-13 SU in its last 14 games on the road
Texas Tech is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma State
Oklahoma State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Texas Tech
Oklahoma State is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oklahoma State's last 6 games when playing at home against Texas Tech
Oklahoma State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Texas Tech

Next up:
Texas Tech home to Iowa State, Wednesday, January 23
Oklahoma State at Baylor, Monday, January 21

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