TCU vs. Oklahoma State - 2/14/15 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oklahoma State Cowboys (17-7) at TCU Horned Frogs (14-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 6:00 pm (Daniel-Meyer Coliseum)
The Line: TCU Horned Frogs +2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Oklahoma State Cowboys and TCU Horned Frogs meet Saturday at the Wilkerson-Greines Activity Center.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys look to keep things going with wins in four of their last five games. On the season, OK State is averaging 67.3 points on 43 percent shooting and is allowing 60.7 points on 39.8 percent shooting. Le'Bryan Nash is averaging 17.1 points and 5.6 rebounds while Phil Forte III is averaging 17 points and 1.8 assists. Michael Cobbins is grabbing 5.8 rebounds and Anthony Hickey Jr. is dishing 3.6 assists. The Oklahoma State Cowboys have five players averaging at least 6.3 points, and they’re shooting 71.8 percent from the line and 33.5 percent from downtown. Defensively, OK State is allowing 32.7 percent shooting from deep and has given up 65 or less points in seven straight games.
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The TCU Horned Frogs would love a win here to snap a seven-game losing streak. On the season, TCU is averaging 68.1 points on 43.3 percent shooting and is allowing 60.2 points on 38.3 percent shooting. Kyan Anderson is averaging 13 points and four assists while Trey Zeigler is averaging 8.7 points and four rebounds. Kenrich Williams is grabbing 6.7 rebounds and Amric Fields is shooting 54.4 percent from the field. The TCU Horned Frogs have six players averaging at least 6.1 points, and they’re shooting 59.4 percent from the line and 33.5 percent from downtown. Defensively, TCU is allowing 33 percent shooting from deep and has given up 68 or more points in four of its last six games.
The Cowboys are 7-19-1 ATS in their last 27 road games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Horned Frogs are 23-52 ATS in their last 75 home games and 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
TCU is just a flat out mess right now and that's likely not going to change against an Oklahoma State team that's really starting to shine at the right time. Look for the Horned Frogs troubles to continue and for the Cowboys to get a big win and cover on the road.