Kansas State vs. TCU - 3/2/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
TCU Horned Frogs (11-18) at Kansas State Wildcats (15-14)
College Basketball: Wednesday, March 2, 2016 at 8:00 pm (Bramlage Coliseum)
The Line: Kansas State Wildcats -11.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The TCU Horned Frogs and Kansas State Wildcats meet Wednesday at the Bramlage Coliseum.
The TCU Horned Frogs need a win in order to snap a five-game losing streak. The TCU Horned Frogs are averaging 67.4 points on 40.8 percent shooting and allowing 70.9 points on 44 percent shooting. Chauncey Collins is averaging 11.9 points and 1.9 assists while Malique Trent is averaging 11.8 points and three rebounds. Vladimir Brodziansky is grabbing 4.4 rebounds and Brandon Parrish is dishing 1.3 assists. The TCU Horned Frogs are shooting 34 percent from beyond the arc and 66.4 percent from the free throw line. The Horned Frogs are allowing 33.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34 rebounds per game. The TCU Horned Frogs have lost eight straight road games.
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The Kansas State Wildcats also need a win after losing five of their last six games. The Kansas State Wildcats are averaging 70.6 points on 42.6 percent shooting and allowing 67.6 points on 42.7 percent shooting. Justin Edwards is averaging 12.1 points and 2.8 assists while Wesley Iwundu is averaging 12 points and 4.7 rebounds. Dean Wade is grabbing 5.1 rebounds and Barry Brown is dishing 1.4 assists. The Kansas State Wildcats are shooting 29 percent from beyond the arc and 68.9 percent from the free throw line. The Wildcats are allowing 30.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37 rebounds per game. The Kansas State Wildcats have split their last eight home games.
The Horned Frogs are 3-7 ATS in their last 10 road games and 3-8 ATS in their last 11 vs. Big 12. The Wildcats are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS loss and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The road team is 6-2 ATS in the last 8 meetings.
TCU has beaten Kansas State in two of the last three meetings, and the Wildcats don't exactly have an offense that's going to blow teams out often. When you add in the fact both clubs are really struggling, you have to like the value of the points here.