Texas Tech Red Raiders visit TCU Horned Frogs in college basketball clash

Texas Tech Red Raiders TCU Horned Frogs
9-8 January 18, 2014, 06:00 | Daniel-Meyer Coliseum 9-7



Texas Tech pays a visit to TCU on Saturday, hoping to send the Horned Frogs to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.

The Horned Frogs currently sports a 9-7 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 5-6 ATS. The Red Raiders are 9-8 and 8-6 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Horned Frogs produce a 4-6 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Red Raiders have gone 4-8-1 against the number.

View Texas Tech Red Raiders vs TCU Horned Frogs Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to go with the Horned Frogs in this one found them listed as 1.5-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Saturday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Red Raiders was expected to move the line.

According to new college basketball power rankings here, it's the No. 242-ranked Horned Frogs and the No. 179-rated Red Raiders in this matchup.

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Texas Tech was an 82-72 winner in its last match at home against Baylor. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. The Red Raiders grabbed an 82-72 win over the Bears on Wednesday, behind a 19-point effort from Jaye Crockett at United Spirit Arena.

How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Red Raiders rank No. 191 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.29 per game. That compares with TCU’s No. 221 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where TCU is college basketball's No. 225-ranked team at 4.75 per game, while the Red Raiders rate No. 214 with 4.94 per game.

A few Red Raiders at Horned Frogs trends to consider:
Texas Tech is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Texas Tech is 5-16 ATS in its last 21 games on the road
Texas Tech is 3-22 SU in its last 25 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas Tech's last 5 games on the road
TCU is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
TCU is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games at home
TCU is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Texas Tech
TCU is 4-9 SU in its last 13 games when playing Texas Tech


Next up:
Texas Tech at West Virginia, Wednesday, January 22nd
TCU at Oklahoma, Wednesday, January 22nd
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