Kentucky vs. Missouri Prediction
Is the under a good bet on Saturday afternoon in Columbia when Missouri hosts Kentucky in SEC play? Tip-off is set for 2:00 p.m. ET.
Who Oddsmakers Like: Missouri. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Tigers are 2-point home favorites to beat the Wildcats, who opened as 3-point underdogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 141 after hitting the board at 141.5.
Who Public Bettors Like: Kentucky. As of Saturday morning, 67% of betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Wildcats to cover the spread. Also, 73% of the money wagered online is also on Kentucky.
Who We Like: The under. In Kentucky's last 14 road games the under is 10-4. The under is also 11-5 in the Wildcats' last 16 conference games, is 9-4 in their last 13 road games when playing a team with a winning home record, and is 11-5 in their last 16 games coming off a failed cover in their previous game.
On the other side, the under has cashed in five of the Tigers' last seven games overall. The under is also 5-2 in Missouri's last seven conference games, is 5-1 in its last six home games when facing a team with a losing road record, and is 5-2 in its last seven games when playing an opponent with a win percentage above .600.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: KENTUCKY/MISSOURI UNDER 141