Kansas vs. Kansas State - 2/3/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Kansas State Wildcats (12-8) at Kansas Jayhawks (17-4)
College Basketball: Wednesday, February 3, 2016 at 9:00 pm (Allen Fieldhouse)
The Line: Kansas Jayhawks -12.5 -- Over/Under: 144 See the Latest Odds
The Kansas Jayhawks and the Kansas State Wildcats face off on Wednesday in Big 12 college basketball action.
The Kansas Jayhawks are 17-4 this season and they have been alternating wins and losses in their last seven games. Kansas is averaging 82 points per game and they are shooting 47.5 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 69.8 points and their opponents are shooting 41.6 percent. Perry Ellis leads the Jayhawks averaging 16.3 points and 6.7 rebounds per game. Wayne Selden Jr. is averaging 15.4 points, Frank Mason III is averaging 13.3 points and 5.0 rebounds, and Devonte’ Graham is averaging 10.5 points. Kansas is 11-0 at home and 5-3 in the Big 12.
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The Kansas State Wildcats are 13-8 this season and they have won two of their last three games. KSU is averaging 72.5 points per game and they are shooting 43 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 66.8 points and their opponents are shooting 41.7 percent. Wesley Iwundu leads the Jayhawks averaging 12.2 points per game. Justin Edwards is averaging 11.9 points and 5.9 rebounds, Dean Wade is averaging 10.1 points and 5.9 rebounds, and Kamau Stokes is averaging 9.4 points. Kansas State is 1-5 on the road and 2-6 in the Big 12.
Kansas is 6-2 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, 1-4 against the spread following a win, and 0-5 against the spread against the Big 12. Kansas State is 5-1-1 against the spread in their last seven road games, 6-2 against the spread against the Big 12, and 12-5-1 against the spread in their last 18 games. The home team is 15-5-1 against the spread in the last 21 meetings fo these two.
This is just a ton of points for a rivalry game so I will take the points with KSU.