OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Sooners College Hoops Game Preview

Texas Tech Red RaidersOklahoma Sooners
Jan 16, 8:00 PM | Lloyd Noble Center

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Oklahoma Sooners Odds


College basketball wagering interest will be high on Wednesday when the Red Raiders of Texas Tech hit the hard court against the Sooners of Oklahoma.

The Sooners are 11-3 so far on the season, and 8-2 ATS vs. the number. The Red Raiders, meanwhile, are 8-6 and 4-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Oklahoma go 4-4 and the Red Raiders go 1-5 on the totals.

View Texas Tech vs Oklahoma Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Oklahoma opened as 17-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at 5Dimes but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening total as well at BetOnline.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Sooners - Red Raiders odds would favor the Sooners if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Oklahoma is rated No. 26 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Texas Tech is at No. 263. Mathematical models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 75-69 win for the Sooners.

How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Oklahoma's No. 87-rated squad against Texas Tech's No. 143-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Oklahoma rates No. 261 in the country with 5.2 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 269 nationally with 5.1 per match.

Defensively, Texas Tech features the nation's No. 2-rated defense on the road, allowing 53 points per game. Oklahoma, meanwhile, comes in at No. 189 nationally in scoring at home.

Last time out for Texas Tech, they were a 60-46 loser as they battled Kansas at home. They covered in the match as a 17-point underdog. Texas Tech got 11 points from Jamal Williams, Jr. but lost anyway, 60-46, to Kansas on Saturday at United Spirit Arena.

In their last action, Oklahoma was a 77-68 winner at home against Oklahoma State. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites. The Sooners grabbed a 77-68 win over the Cowboys on Saturday, behind a 17-point effort from Romero Osby at Lloyd Noble Center.

Texas Tech Red Raiders Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 4-6
Before playing Oklahoma State are 3-7
After playing Kansas are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

Oklahoma Sooners Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 7-3
Before playing Kansas State are 4-6
After playing Oklahoma State are 6-4
After a win are 7-3

A few Red Raiders at Sooners trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Texas Tech's last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Texas Tech's last 12 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma
Texas Tech is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Texas Tech is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma
Oklahoma is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
Oklahoma is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Texas Tech
Oklahoma is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of Oklahoma's last 22 games when playing Texas Tech

Next up:
Texas Tech at Oklahoma State, Saturday, January 19
Oklahoma at Kansas State, Saturday, January 19