Cyclones vs Jayhawks Betting Matchup Report
|Kansas Jayhawks||Iowa State Cyclones|
|3-7||November 23, 2013, 08:00 | Jack Trice Stadium||1-8|
The Jayhawks will be looking to pick up a win and cover the spread when they take on the Cyclones in Iowa State at Jack Trice Stadium on Saturday in Week 13 action.
The Cyclones are 1-8 so far on the season, and 4-5 ATS vs. the number. The Jayhawks, meanwhile, are 3-7 and 4-6 ATS. Over under bettors have seen Iowa State go 6-3 and the Jayhawks go 5-5 on the totals.
View Kansas Jayhawks vs Iowa State Cyclones Odds and Stats.
The Cyclones were listed as -5-point favorites at sportsbooks such as Bovada on the college football lines.
The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Cyclones at No. 108 and the Jayhawks at No. 113 heading into this contest. Handicapping models project a 12-9 result in favor of the Jayhawks.
Kansas was a 31-19 winner in its last match at home against West Virginia. They covered the 6.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 50 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Iowa State's No. 104-ranked offense (21.2 PPG) against a Jayhawks defense that ranks No. 96 at 31.7 PPG. The Cyclones passing attack has averaged 199.9 yards per game, less than the Jayhawks give up through the air (244.1 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Jayhawks own the league's No. 61-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 176.25 yards per game when on the road. Iowa State, on the other hand, rates No. 95 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
A few Jayhawks at Cyclones trends to consider:
Kansas is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Kansas is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games
Kansas is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Kansas is 6-18 ATS in its last 24 games on the road
Iowa State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Iowa State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Iowa State's last 9 games
Iowa State is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games at home
Kansas home to Kansas State, Saturday, November 30th
Iowa State at West Virginia, Friday, November 29th