Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. TCU Horned Frogs - 2/23/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
TCU Horned Frogs (11-16) at Texas Tech Red Raiders (17-9)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 at 9:00 pm (United Supermarkets Arena)
The Line: Texas Tech Red Raiders -13 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Texas Christian Horned Frogs go on the road to oppose the Texas Tech Red Raiders.
The Texas Christian Horned Frogs would like to finish the regular season with a few wins and have some mojo heading in to the Big 12 tournament but that means developing a consistent offense. That has been a major reason the team is 2-12 in the conference although the defense struggled in a 92-83 defeat at Iowa State as a 17.5 point underdog. The #15 Cyclones took a nine point lead in to the break and were content to trade scores the rest of the way. Iowa State burned the nets at 54% to overcome the 41% accuracy of TCU who had nine more attempts. JD Miller was the Horned Frogs go to guy with 19 points and eleven rebounds on 7-12 with Malique Trent adding 17 points and six pulls. Chauncey Collins tossed in 16 points while Vladimir Brodziansky chipped in with ten points and snagged eight boards.
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The Texas Tech Red Raiders just completed a rugged stretch of four games at 4-0 with wins versus Oklahoma, Baylor and Iowa State. The Red Raiders are coming off of a 71-61 win at Oklahoma State as a 1.5 point favorite on Saturday behind a strong second half that broke a tie game. TT played well at both ends of the floor with the Cowboys held to 39% from the floor while countering at 51%with a decisive 21-5 advantage at the stripe. Toddrick Gotcher was the best player on the floor with a game high 24 points on 7-10 which included five bombs with Aaron Ross adding 12 points and nine rebounds. Matthew Temple scored eleven while Justin Gray and Keenan Evans netted eight points apiece.
TCU are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 road games and are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 vs. Big 12 while the under is 6-2 in TCU last 8 road games. The under is 13-4 in Texas Tech last 17 Tuesday games and the Red Raiders are 9-4 ATS in their last 13 home games. The road team is 9-2 ATS in the last 11 meetings. Recent form sys Texas Tech although this isn’t my type of game…