Oklahoma State vs. Kansas Prediction
The home team and the favorite have done the most damage from a betting standpoint when Oklahoma State and Kansas meet, but are the No. 8 Jayhawks laying too many points as the chalk tonight in Lawrence, KS? Tip-off for this Big 12 matchup is set for 9:00 p.m. ET.
897 Oklahoma State Cowboys (+10.5) at 898 Kansas Jayhawks (-10.5); o/u 143.5
7:00 p.m. ET, Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, IN
Oklahoma State Cowboys DFS Snapshot
Avery Anderson closed with 14 points (5-13 FG, 3-5 3Pt, 1-2 FT), two rebounds, two assists and one steal across 28 minutes during Tuesday’s 77-73 loss to TCU. Anderson broke a streak of three straight games where he scored exactly nine points. That came after a 34-point outburst on Jan. 26 against Iowa State.
Kansas Jayhawks DFS Snapshot
David McCormack accumulated 16 points (6-10 FG, 4-6 FT), seven rebounds and two blocks across 30 minutes during Monday’s 79-76 loss to Texas. McCormack has played well since a brief stretch where he lost confidence and was forced to come off the bench. The senior is averaging 11.4 points and 8.6 rebounds over the last eight games. McCormack will look to win the battle against Tanner Groves on Saturday when Kansas hosts Oklahoma.
College Basketball Betting Prediction
The home team has covered in seven of the last nine meetings between these two teams, while the favorite is 4-1 against the number in the last five meetings. The Jayhawks are 20-8-1 against the spread in their last 29 home games versus an opponent with a losing road record and are 16-7-1 against the number in their last 24 home games versus a team with a road winning percentage of less than .400. On the other side, the Cowboys are 2-7-1 against the spread in their last 10 road games, are 1-6 against the number in their last seven games coming off a win and are 2-6-1 ATS in their last nine games as a road underdog.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL BETTING PREDICTION: KANSAS JAYHAWKS -10.5