Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Jayhawks College Hoops Game Preview
Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Kansas Jayhawks Odds
The college hoops wagering menu features a clash between Kansas and Texas Tech on Monday, with the host Jayhawks trying to win and cover the NCAA basketball point spread.
The Jayhawks currently sports a 25-4 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 15-13 ATS. The Red Raiders are 10-17 and 8-12 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Jayhawks produce a 13-12-1 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Red Raiders have gone 8-11 against the number.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Jayhawks as 24.5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 5-rated Jayhawks and the No. 328-ranked Red Raiders, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 82-62 result in favor of the Jayhawks.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Kansas's No. 14-rated squad against Texas Tech's No. 255-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Kansas rates No. 177 in the country with 6.1 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 302 nationally with 4.9 per match.
Defensively, Texas Tech features the nation's No. 272-rated defense on the road, allowing 73.5 points per game. Kansas, meanwhile, comes in at No. 42 nationally in scoring at home.
Last time out for Texas Tech, they were a 72-63 winner as they battled TCU at home. They covered in the match as a 5.5-point favorite. Jordan Tolbert scored 22 points leading the Red Raiders to a 72-63 victory over TCU at United Spirit Arena on Saturday.
Kansas was a 91-65 winner in its last match at home against West Virginia. They covered the 15-point spread as favorites. Kansas cruised to victory on Saturday, running West Virginia out of the gym and running up a 91-65 score at Allen Fieldhouse.
Texas Tech Red Raiders Trends:
When playing on Monday are 5-5
Before playing Texas are 2-8
After playing TCU are 3-7
After a win are 5-5
Kansas Jayhawks Trends:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
Before playing Baylor are 8-2
After playing West Virginia are 0-1
After a win are 9-1
A few Red Raiders at Jayhawks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas Tech's last 6 games on the road
Texas Tech is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Texas Tech is 1-9 ATS in its last 10 games when playing on the road against Kansas
Texas Tech is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Kansas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Kansas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Texas Tech
Kansas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Texas Tech
Kansas is 17-1 SU in its last 18 games at home
Texas Tech home to Texas, Saturday, March 9
Kansas at Baylor, Saturday, March 9