TCU vs. Kansas State Prediction
Will the TCU Horned Frogs pull off a small upset on the road Saturday afternoon when they visit the Kansas State Wildcats at 4:00 p.m. ET?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Kansas State. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Wildcats are 2.5-point home favorites to beat the Horned Frogs, who opened as a 3-point road underdog. The total, meanwhile, sits at 152.5 points after hitting the board at 152.
Who Public Bettors Like: Kansas State. As of Saturday morning, 68% of betting tickets and 54% of the money wagered online is on the Wildcats to cover the spread. The over is also receiving 68% of the betting tickets at online sports books.
Who We Like: TCU. Both players will have key players out, as Jaylen Fisher will miss today's game for TCU due to a knee injury and Kansas State's Kamau Stokes is out with a foot injury. The Wildcats are just 2-6 against the spread in their last eight home games while the road team has cashed in four of the last five meetings between these two teams.
Meanwhile, TCU is 5-1 against the spread in its last six road games and is 5-1 against the number in its last six road games when facing an opponent with a winning home record. The Horned Frogs have also covered in four of their last five games after scoring more than 90 points in their previous contest.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: TCU HORNED FROGS +2.5