Kansas State vs. West Virginia Pick
Will Kansas State hang with West Virginia tonight as a sizable underdog when the two teams clash at 9:00PM ET in the Big 12 tournament?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Mountaineers are 6.5-point favorites versus the Wildcats while the over/under is currently sitting at 139.5 points.
Kansas State upset Baylor 70-64 as a 4.5-point underdog on Thursday and is now 5-5 over its last 10 games and 5-4-1 against the spread during that stretch. The Wildcats are also 14-12 against the spread on the season after finishing the regular season with a 20-12 straight up record.
West Virginia has now won seven of its last 10 games after beating Texas 63-53 as a 10.5-point favorite on Thursday. The Mountaineers are also just 4-5-1 against the spread over their last 10 games and are 13-13 at the betting window on the season.
OUR PREDICTION: The Wildcats are 5-2-1 against the spread in their last eight games coming off a win and have covered in four of their last five games when playing on Friday. The Mountaineers, meanwhile, are just 1-4-1 against the spread in their last six games overall, which were all conference games, and are winless at 0-3-1 at the betting window in their last four games coming off a win.
BIG 12 TOURNAMENT PREDICTION: KANSAS STATE WILDCATS +6.5