Kentucky in danger vs. Arkansas?
LEXINGTON, KY (TheSpread) – No. 1 Kentucky faces a potentially dangerous home test today when it hosts No. 16 Arkansas at 4PM ET.
Kentucky is 28-0 on the season, 15-0 in the SEC, 17-0 at home and 14-13 against the spread. Arkansas is 23-5 overall, 12-3 in the SEC, 6-4 on the road and 14-13 against the spread. Arkansas has won and covered the spread in four of its last five against Kentucky. Three of those wins have come in overtime. These two have yet to meet this season.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Kentucky is the clear favorite at home, as the Wildcats are getting odds of -14.5 points against Arkansas today. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Arkansas has won seven straight coming into this game, but the Razorbacks have failed to cover in their last three games overall. However, Arkansas is 3-1 ATS in its last four road games. The Razorbacks have hit the under in seven of their last 10. Along with its unbeaten record, Kentucky is 3-0-1 against the spread in its last four, however, the Wildcats are just 2-2 ATS in their last four at home while hitting the over in seven of their last nine.