Baylor closes out Big 12 play
WACO, TX (TheSpread) – No. 16 Baylor looks to close out Big 12 play on a high note tonight when it hosts Texas Tech at 9PM ET. Here is a look at the odds for this game.
Baylor is 22-8 on the season, 10-7 in the Big 12, 15-2 at home and 14-9 against the spread. Texas Tech is 13-17 on the season, 3-14 in the Big 12, 0-9 on the road and 11-14 against the spread. Baylor has won six of its last seven against Texas Tech, including a 54-49 road win back on Feb. 17. Texas Tech has covered the spread in two of the last three meetings and the two have hit the under in five of their last six encounters.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Baylor is the clear favorite in this game, as the Bears are getting odds of -16 points against Texas Tech. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Texas Tech snapped a six-game losing streak last weekend with a win over Oklahoma State. The Red Raiders are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games while hitting the over in three straight. Baylor had a four-game winning streak snapped earlier in the week in a loss at Texas. However, the Bears have covered the spread in four straight games while hitting the over in six of their last 10.