KU 1-5 ATS in last 6 Tourney Games
OMAHA, NE (The Spread) - Kansas is nearly a double-digit favorite today over New Mexico State in the NCAA Tournament but the Jayhawks have struggled to cover in previous tourney games.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Jayhawks are now 9.5-point favorites over the Aggies after opening as a 12-point favorite, while the total is sitting at 131.5 points after opening at 131.
Kansas is just 1-5 against the spread in its last six NCAA Tournament games and is also 2-7 at the betting window in its last nine games overall. The Jayhawks are 4-11 against the number in their last 5 games played on Friday as well.
Fortunately for KU, the Aggies are winless at 0-4 against the spread in their last four games on Friday and 1-4 against the number in their last five games versus Big 12 opponents.