Oklahoma vs. TCU Prediction
Will Oklahoma pull off the small upset tonight when the Sooners take on TCU at 7:00PM ET in the opening round of the Big 12 Tournament?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Horned Frogs are 1.5-point favorites versus the Sooners after the game opened as a pick'em.
Oklahoma had a rough year, finishing with an 11-19 record on the hardwood, although the team did post a winning ATS record of 15-12 on the year. Over their last 10 games, the Sooners are just 3-7 overall but 6-4 against the spread. In fact, OU has covered the number in six consecutive games.
TCU enters the tournament on a seven-game losing streak and has dropped its last two games against the number. On the year the Horned Frogs finished 17-14 but were just 13-16 against the spread. They've dropped seven of their last 10 games entering the tournament, both on the hardwood and at the betting window.
OUR PREDICTION: The Sooners have covered the spread in five of the last seven meetings between these two teams and are 6-0 against the spread in their last six conference games. They've also fared well at the betting window when taking on opponents with winning records, covering the spread in all five of those last five situations. The Horned Frogs, meanwhile, are 1-7 against the number in their last eight conference games, are 1-5 against the spread in their last six games coming off a loss, and are 1-6 at the betting window in their last seven games when playing a team with a winning percentage below .400.
BIG 12 TOURNAMENT PREDICTION: OKLAHOMA SOONERS +1.5