Texas Tech vs. West Virginia Prediction
Big 12 rivals meet in Morgantown on Monday night when West Virginia hosts Texas Tech at 9:00 p.m. ET. With the Mountaineers laying 2.5 points as a small home favorite and the total sitting at 137, what’s the best bet tonight?
863 Texas Tech Red Raiders (+2.5) at 864 West Virginia Mountaineers (-2.5); o/u 137
9:00 p.m. ET, Monday, January 25, 2021
Venue: WVU Coliseum, Morgantown, WV
Texas Tech vs. West Virginia College Basketball Prediction
The favorite is 5-2 against the spread in the last seven meetings between these two teams, while the home side has covered in four of the last five meetings. West Virginia is also 25-9 against the spread in its last 34 home games versus a team with a winning road record and 20-8 against the number in its last 28 home games versus a team with a road winning percentage of greater than .600.
On the other side, the Red Raiders are 2-8 against the spread in their last 10 games overall, are 1-7 against the number in their last eight games versus an opponent with a winning percentage above .600 and 1-7 at the betting window in their last eight games versus an opponent with a winning record.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: WEST VIRGINIA MOUNTAINEERS -2.5