Troy vs. Kentucky Pick

Troy vs. Kentucky College Basketball Predictions Against The Spread

Will No. 7 Kentucky make quick work of Troy when the two teams meet up tonight at 8PM ET in the Adolph Rupp Classic.

According to oddsmakers at, Kentucky is the favorite in this game, as the Wildcats are getting odds of -19 points against Troy. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 145 points. Tonight’s game takes place from Rupp Arena in Lexington, Kentucky and will air live on the SEC Network.

Kentucky has been busy, already playing in four games. The Wildcats are 3-1 on the season and have one loss, 65-61 to Kansas last week. Kentucky is just 1-3 against the spread, covering in the lone loss. The Wildcats are scoring just 71.2 points per game while allowing 64.5 per contest. Kentucky is led by Kevin Knox, who is averaging 15 points and 7.8 rebounds per game while Hamidou Diallo is posting 13.8 points and 3.8 rebounds per contest.

Troy is off to a 2-2 start this season, losing to Hawaii in OT and to North Dakota. The Trojans are 1-2 against the spread, failing to cover in their two losses. Troy is averaging 76 points per game this season while allowing 70.7 per contest. The Trojans are being led by Jordon Varnado, who is averaging 19.5 points and 8.3 rebounds per game. Wesley Person is adding 17 points per contest.

Bet on Troy vs. Kentucky

These two have no recent meetings to consider for tonight’s clash. Kentucky has been playing to the level of its competition thus far in the season, which isn’t surprising for such a young team. Kentucky is just 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 at home and 2-6-2 ATS in its last 10 non-conference games. Troy has covered in 14 of its last 20 road games and I think the Trojans will be able to take advantage of some of the mistakes this young Kentucky team will make. The public betting is slightly with Kentucky today, but I am going to take Troy and the points.


Need More winners against the spread? Get $60 worth of FREE premium member picks. Instant Access here.

College Basketball Predictions

Thumbnail San Diego St vs. UConn Prediction & Odds The NCAA Tournament Championship will take center stage on Monday night in Houston, TX where San Diego State will clash with UConn...
Thumbnail UConn vs. San Diego St. Total Prediction The total for Monday night’s NCAA Tournament Championship Game between UConn and San Diego State moved from 131.5 up to 132.5. Is it wise to follow the line...
Thumbnail Miami vs. UConn Prediction & Odds Number five seed Miami and #4 seed UConn head to Houston to face each other at 8:49 PM ET Saturday night on CBS in the NCAA Tournament...
Thumbnail Florida Atl. vs. San Diego St. Prediction Number nine seed Florida Atlantic and #5 seed San Diego State head to Houston to face each other at 6:09 PM ET Saturday night on CBS in the Final Four of...
Thumbnail North Texas vs. Wisconsin Prediction The NIT semifinals will be played on Tuesday night and the leadoff game pits North Texas against Wisconsin at 7:00 p.m. ET on ESPN.

NCAAB Headlines