West Virginia Mountaineers vs TCU Horned Frogs Betting Matchup Report
TCU Horned Frogs vs West Virginia Mountaineers Odds
The TCU Horned Frogs will look to pick up a win while covering the spread when they take on the Mountaineers in West Virginia at WVU Colliseum on Wednesday in college basketball action.
Supporters of the Horned Frogs have watched them go 9-9 and 5-8 ATS on the year, while the Mountaineers are at 8-9 and 5-9-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Mountaineers are 6-9, while the Horned Frogs have a 3-8 mark.
Bettors looking to side with West Virginia in this one found them as 13.5-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Mountaineers sit at No. 107 in the current college hoops power poll here at Odds Shark, while the Horned Frogs sit at No. 194 on the same chart. The computers running our scores simulations have concluded that the Mountaineers will win this game 61-60.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up West Virginia's No. 194 nationally ranked offense (67 points per game) against a Horned Frogs defense that sits as the No. 13 at 56.4 PPG. The Mountaineers have been averaging 39.1% from the field, less than the Horned Frogs have managed so far this season (41.9% on average).
Defensively, TCU features the nation's No. 6-rated defense on the road, allowing 56.4 points per game. West Virginia, meanwhile, comes in at No. 167 nationally in scoring at home.
TCU lost its last outing, a 63-50 result against Iowa State on January 19. They failed to cover in that game as a 11.5-point underdog. TCU suffered a 63-50 loss against Iowa State on Saturday, getting 10 points from Garlon Green in a losing effort at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.
In their last action, West Virginia was a 79-52 loser on the road against Purdue. They failed to cover the 4-point spread as underdogs. West Virginia was crushed on Saturday, getting blown out by Purdue and falling by a 79-52 score at Mackey Arena.
TCU Horned Frogs Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 3-7
Before playing Baylor are 2-4
After playing Iowa State are 0-1
After a loss are 4-6
West Virginia Mountaineers Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
After playing Purdue are 1-1
After a loss are 5-5
A few Horned Frogs at Mountaineers trends to consider:
TCU is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
West Virginia is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
West Virginia is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
TCU home to Baylor, Saturday, January 26
West Virginia at Oklahoma State, Saturday, January 26