Iowa State Cyclones vs. Oklahoma Sooners - 1/18/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Oklahoma Sooners (15-1) at Iowa State Cyclones (13-4)
College Basketball: Monday, January 18, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Hilton Coliseum)
The Line: Iowa State Cyclones -2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Iowa State Cyclones will host the Oklahoma Sooners this Monday.
The Iowa State Cyclones come into this game with a 13-4 record and are currently 6th in the Big 12. The Cyclones are coming off of a 76-63 win over Kansas State. Through 17 games this season the leading scorer for the Cyclones has been Georges Niang who is averaging 19.6 points per game and 6.6 rebounds. Monte Morris is second on the team with 14.7 points per game and 4.1 rebounds with 7.1 assists.
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The Oklahoma Sooners come into this game ranked 2nd in the nation with a 15-1 record and are currently 1st in the Big 12. The Sooners are coming off of a big 70-68 win over the West Virginia Mountaineers. Through 16 games this season the leading scorer for the Sooners has been Buddy Hield who is averaging 26.0 points per game and 5.6 rebounds. Jordan Woodard is second on the team with 15.2 points per game and 3.7 assists.
The Oklahoma Sooners are 2-11 against the spread in their last 13 games vs. Big 12 opponents. The Sooners are 1-6 against the spread in their last 7 games overall. Iowa State is 0-4-1 against the spread in their last 5 home games. The Cyclones are 1-3-1 against the spread in their last 5 games following a win.
Iowa State will be fired up for their shot to takedown Oklahoma. Iowa State is favored by 2.5 points at home and i think this will be a very close game. But in the end how can you go against Buddy Hield and the Sooners, they always find a way to win. Il take the Sooners and the points on the road.