OMAHA, NE (The Spread) - Wichita State takes on Kansas at 5:15PM ET tonight and the Shockers are having success covering the spread in previous March Madness games.
The Shockers are 6-2 against the spread in their last eight NCAA Tournament games and are 46-21-2 against the number in their last 69 games overall. That said, they're also 0-4 against the spread in their last four neutral site games and 1-6 ATS in their last seven non-conference games.
On the other side, the Jayhawks are 2-5 at the betting window in their last five Missouri Valley conference games and are 1-4 against the spread in their last five games versus Missouri Valley conference teams.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Jayhawks are 1.5-point favorites versus the Shockers while the over/under total is currently sitting at 134 after opening at 130.5.