Oklahoma State vs. Iowa State - 2/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Iowa State Cyclones (16-6) at Oklahoma State Cowboys (11-11)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 6, 2016 at 2:00 pm (Gallagher-Iba Arena)
The Line: Oklahoma State Cowboys +5 -- Over/Under: 148.5 See the Latest Odds
The Oklahoma State Cowboys and the Iowa State Cyclones face off on Saturday in Stillwater in Big 12 college basketball action.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys are 11-11 this season and they have lost three of their last four games. Oklahoma State is averaging 70.5 points per game and they are shooing 44 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 66.6 points and their opponents are shooting 39.5 percent. Jawun Evans leads the Cowboys averaging 12.9 points per game. Jeff Newberry is averaging 11.2 points, Leyton Hammonds is averaging 10.2 points and 5.4 rebounds, and Chris Oliver is averaging 9.3 points. Oklahoma State is 7-4 at home and 2-7 in the Big 12.
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The Iowa State Cyclones are 16-6 this season and they have lost their last two games. Iowa State is averaging 83 points per game and they are shooting 49.9 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 73.9 points and their opponents are shooting 43.3 percent. Georges Niang leads the Cyclones averaging 19.1 points and 6.1 rebounds per game. Monte Morris is averaging 14.8 points and 7.0 assists, Abdel Nader is averaging 12.9 points and 5.4 rebounds, and Jameel McKay is averaging 12.4 points and 9.0 rebounds. Iowa State is 3-3 on the road and 5-4 in the Big 12.
Oklahoma State is 5-1-1 against the spread in their last seven games, 4-1-1 against the spread against the Big 12, and 5-2 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread. Iowa State is 4-1 against the spread against the Big 12, 7-2-1 against the spread in their last 10 road games, and 6-2-1 against the spread in their last nine road games against a team with a winning home record. The underdog is 5-2-1 against the spread in the last eight meetings of these two teams.
Oklahoma State has held their ground but Iowa State is just at another level.