Red Raiders take on Jayhawks in Week 6 contest

Texas Tech Red Raiders Kansas Jayhawks
4-0 October 05, 2013, 03:33 | Memorial Stadium 2-1

 

Bettors will be looking to hit pay dirt on Saturday when the Jayhawks host the Red Raiders at Memorial Stadium in Week 6 action as huge road favorites.

The Red Raiders are 8-1 SU against the Jayhawks over years and have beaten them six straight SU. They are currently with a 4-0 mark (3-1 ATS). The over under records, important for totals bettors, are 1-2 for the Jayhawks and 1-3 for the Red Raiders.

The spread was -17.5 midweek.

View Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Kansas Jayhawks Odds and Stats.

The game pits the Jayhawks, currently No. 119 in our OddsShark NCAAF Power Rankings, against the Red Raiders, who rate No. 53 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and handicapping models run on this game predict a 44-24 victory for the Red Raiders.

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Texas Tech was a 33-7 winner in its last match at home against Texas State. They failed to cover the 27-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 40 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. In their last game, the Jayhawks were Week 4 winners, coming out on top of the Bulldogs by a score of 13-10.

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Kansas's No. 104-ranked offense, averaging 19.33 PPG, against a Red Raiders defense that ranks No. 10 this week at 13.25 PPG. The Jayhawks aerial game is averaging 186.33 yards per game, less than the Red Raiders secondary allows through the air, 250.5 YPG per game.

Defensively, the Red Raiders feature the league's No. 72-rated road run defense, allowing 192 yards per game. Kansas, meanwhile, ranks No. 59 in rushing offense at home.

A few Red Raiders at Jayhawks trends to consider:
Texas Tech is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Kansas
Texas Tech is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Kansas
Texas Tech is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Kansas
Texas Tech is 3-7 ATS in its last 10 games
Kansas is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Texas Tech
Kansas is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing at home against Texas Tech
Kansas is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Texas Tech
Kansas is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games

Next up:
Texas Tech at Iowa State, Saturday, October 12th
Kansas at TCU, Saturday, October 12th

 

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