Kansas hosts Baylor today
LAWRENCE, KS (TheSpread) – No. 9 Kansas looks to keep its hold atop the Big 12 standings on Saturday when it plays host to No. 16 Baylor at 1PM ET.
Kansas is 20-4 on the season, 9-2 in the Big 12, 11-0 at home and 14-8-1 against the spread. Baylor is 18-6 overall, 6-5 in the Big 12, 5-3 on the road and 10-7-1 against the spread. Kansas has won three straight meetings with Baylor and the Jayhawks are 6-1-2 against the spread in their last nine against the Bears. Kansas picked up a 56-55 road win at Baylor back on Jan. 7.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Kansas is favored at home in today’s game, as the Jayhawks are getting odds of -1.5 points against Baylor. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Baylor is coming off a 73-51 win at Texas Tech earlier this week. The Jayhawks have won six of their last seven, but are just 2-2-1 against the spread in their last five while hitting the under in four of their last five. Baylor is coming off a loss to Oklahoma State at home during the week. That snapped a three-game win streak. The Bears are 3-1 against the spread in their last four and they have hit the over in four straight.