Arkansas vs. Texas Tech - 1/30/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas Tech Red Raiders (12-7) at Arkansas Razorbacks (10-10)
College Basketball: Saturday, January 30, 2016 at 4:00 pm (Bud Walton Arena)
The Line: Arkansas Razorbacks -6 -- Over/Under: 150 See the Latest Odds
The Arkansas Razorbacks and the Texas Tech Red Raiders face off on Saturday in SEC vs. Big 12 college basketball action.
The Arkansas Razorbacks are 10-10 this season and they are coming off of a win over Texas A&M that ended a three game losing skid. Arkansas is averaging 81.9 points per game and they are shooting 46.2 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 75.8 points and their opponents are shooting 43.5 percent. Dusty Hannahs leads the Razorbacks averaging 16.7 points per game. Anthlon Bell is averaging 16.6 points, Moses Kingsley is averaging 16.5 points and 9.4 rebounds, and Anton Beard is averaging 8.6 points. Arkansas is 9-2 at home and 6-6 in games outside of the SEC.
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The Texas Tech Red Raiders are 12-7 this season and they have lost six of their last seven games. Texas Tech is averaging 73.6 points per game and they are shooting 44.6 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.2 points and their opponents are shooting 41.6 percent. Devaughntah Williams leads the Red Raiders averaging 12.5 points per game. Toddrick Gotcher is averaging 10.7 points, Zach Smith is averaging 9.6 points and 6.8 rebounds, and Justin Gray is averaging 9.3 points. Texas Tech is 1-3 on the road and 10-1 outside of the Big 12.
Arkansas is 4-1 against the spread in their last five non-conference games, 7-21 against the spread against the Big 12, and 5-2 against the spread in their last seven home games. Texas Tech is 6-15 against the spread in their last 21 road games, 1-6 against the spread following a loss, and 1-5 against the spread in their last six games.
This is going to be a tight one and I will take the points with Texas Tech.