TCU vs. Oklahoma - 3/5/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oklahoma Sooners (23-6) at TCU Horned Frogs (11-19)
College Basketball: Saturday, March 5, 2016 at 1:00 pm (TCU Recreation Center)
The Line: TCU Horned Frogs +12 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Oklahoma Sooners and TCU Horned Frogs meet Saturday at the Ed and Rae Schollmaier Arena.
The Oklahoma Sooners look for consistency after splitting their last eight games. The Oklahoma Sooners are averaging 81.1 points on 45.7 percent shooting and allowing 70.4 points on 40.3 percent shooting. Buddy Hield is averaging 25.3 points and 2.1 assists while Isaiah Cousins is averaging 13.1 points and 4.8 rebounds. Jordan Woodard is dishing 3.7 assists and Ryan Spangler is grabbing 9.7 rebounds. The Oklahoma Sooners are shooting 42.8 percent from beyond the arc and 72.4 percent from the free throw line. The Sooners are allowing 33.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 40 rebounds per game. The Oklahoma Sooners have lost three of their last four road games.
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The TCU Horned Frogs need a win in order to snap a six-game losing streak. The TCU Horned Frogs are averaging 67 points on 40.6 percent shooting and allowing 71.2 points on 44.3 percent shooting. Chauncey Collins is averaging 11.8 points and three rebounds while Malique Trent is averaging 11.7 points and 2.7 assists. Vladimir Brodziansky is grabbing 4.4 rebounds and Brandon Parrish is dishing 1.3 assists. The TCU Horned Frogs are shooting 33.4 percent from beyond the arc and 66.1 percent from the free throw line. The Horned Frogs are allowing 34 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34 rebounds per game. The TCU Horned Frogs have lost five of their last seven home games.
The Sooners are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games overall. The Horned Frogs are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 home games and 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games overall. The road team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
TCU has simply been getting tagged all season in the loaded Big 12, and that includes a 23-point loss already to the Sooners. While the Sooners aren't as sharp as they once were, they should be able to win this game on the road by double digits.