Texas Tech vs. Texas Prediction
In-state rivals clash in Austin, TX on Wednesday night when the 10-1 Texas Longhorns host the 10-3 Texas Tech Red Raiders at 9:00 p.m. ET. Is Texas the smart play as a 3-point home favorite or is there a better play on the board, whether it’s the underdog Red Raiders or the total, which sits at 134.5?
691 Texas Tech Red Raiders (+3) at 692 Texas Longhorns (-3); o/u 134.5
9:00 p.m. ET, Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Venue: Frank Erwin Center, Austin, TX
Texas Tech vs. Texas College Basketball Prediction
The Longhorns have covered the spread in eight of their last 11 games when facing a team with a winning percentage above .600 and have also covered in five of their last seven games versus an opponent with a winning record. Texas is 6-1 against the spread in its last seven games played on Wednesday as well.
The Red Raiders, meanwhile, are just 1-7 against the spread in their last eight games overall, are 1-5 against the number in their last six games coming off a win and are 2-8 at the betting window in their last 10 games following a win of more than 20 points. Texas Tech is winless against the spread in its last six games versus a team with a winning record as well.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: TEXAS LONGHORNS -3