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Kentucky Wildcats Favored by -5 Point Spread Against the LSU Tigers on Wednesday

Earning a win and covering the posted point spread will be the goals for Kentucky when they take on the LSU Tigers on Wednesday in college basketball betting odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The Kentucky Wildcats were listed as -5-point favorites at many online sportsbooks, including the odds makers at BetOnline.

Kentucky Wildcats vs LSU Tigers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The LSU Tigers sport a record of 9-3 and 7-3 ATS heading into this betting matchup, while the Kentucky Wildcats have 11-2 and 6-7 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 5-5 for the LSU Tigers and 7-6 for the Kentucky Wildcats.

This game puts the LSU Tigers, most recently No. 188 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Kentucky Wildcats, who rate No. 37 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

Rebounding is always a key handicapping betting consideration and Kentucky is ranked No. 31 in NCAA basketball at 40.23 per game. Contrast that with LSU's No. 168 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, LSU is the No. 68-ranked team in the country at 8.75 per game, while Kentucky rates No. 251 at 5.31 per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Kentucky got 21 points from Shai Gilgeous-Alexander en route to a 66-61 victory over Georgia on Sunday at Rupp Arena.

LSU got 18 points from Tremont Waters en route to a 71-61 victory over Memphis on Thursday at FedExForum.

Betting Trends
  • Kentucky is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 7 of Kentucky's last 8 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Kentucky's last 24 games
  • Kentucky is 3-6-1 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
  • LSU is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
  • LSU is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
  • LSU is 7-2 ATS in its last 9 games when playing Kentucky
  • LSU is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Kentucky

Next Betting Matchups

Kentucky at Tennessee, Saturday, January 6th
LSU at Texas A&M, Saturday, January 6th