Texas Longhorns vs TCU Horned Frogs Odds
The TCU Horned Frogs hope to be lousy hosts on Tuesday as the Texas Longhorns pay a visit to Daniel-Meyer Coliseum on the college basketball betting menu.
The Horned Frogs bring a 10-15 record (6-14 ATS) to this tilt against the 11-14 Longhorns, who are 12-11 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed TCU go 7-11 so far and the Longhorns go 10-13.
If you were backing the visitors in this one, the Longhorns were listed as 5.5-point favorites earlier in the day at .
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Horned Frogs sit at No. 247 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Longhorns sit at No. 72 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Longhorns will win this game 60-54.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up TCU's No. 346 nationally ranked offense (54 points per game) against a Longhorns defense that sits as the No. 106 at 63.7 PPG. The Horned Frogs have been averaging 40% from the field, less than the Longhorns have managed so far this season (40.6% on average).
Defensively, Texas features the nation's No. 263-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.3 points per game. TCU, meanwhile, comes in at No. 340 nationally in scoring at home.
Texas was a 73-47 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Kansas. They failed to cover the 14-point spread as underdogs. Texas was crushed on Saturday, getting blown out by Kansas and falling by a 73-47 score at Allen Fieldhouse.
In their last action, TCU was an 87-53 loser on the road against Iowa State. They failed to cover the 17.5-point spread as underdogs. TCU was run off the court by the Cyclones on Saturday as Iowa State routed them 87-53 at Hilton Coliseum.
Texas Longhorns Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 5-5
Before playing Kansas State are 7-3
After playing Kansas are 9-1
After a loss are 5-5
TCU Horned Frogs Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 3-7
Before playing Kansas are 2-2
After playing Iowa State are 0-2
After a loss are 1-9
A few Longhorns at Horned Frogs trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas's last 6 games on the road
Texas is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
Texas is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
TCU is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of TCU's last 6 games at home
TCU is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games at home
TCU is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
Texas home to Kansas State, Saturday, February 23
TCU at Kansas, Saturday, February 23