Oklahoma State vs. Kansas State - 2/13/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Kansas State Wildcats (14-10) at Oklahoma State Cowboys (11-13)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 13, 2016 at 1:00 pm (Gallagher-Iba Arena)
The Line: Oklahoma State Cowboys -2.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Kansas State Wildcats and Oklahoma State Cowboys meet Saturday at the Gallagher-Iba Arena.
The Kansas State Wildcats could use a win after losing eight of their last 12 games. The Kansas State Wildcats are averaging 72.2 points on 43.1 percent shooting and allowing 68 points on 42.5 percent shooting. Wesley Iwundu is averaging 12.7 points and 3.5 assists while Justin Edwards is averaging 11.8 points and 5.4 rebounds. Dean Wade is the third double-digit scorer and Kamau Stokes is dishing 2.7 assists. The Kansas State Wildcats are shooting 28.6 percent from beyond the arc and 68.7 percent from the free throw line. The Wildcats are allowing 29.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 37 rebounds per game. The Kansas State Wildcats have lost six straight road games.
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The Oklahoma State Cowboys also need a nice win after losing five of their last six games. The Oklahoma State Cowboys are averaging 69.4 points on 43.7 percent shooting and allowing 66.3 points on 39.9 percent shooting. Jawun Evans is averaging 12.9 points and 4.9 assists while Jeff Newberry is averaging 10.7 points and 4.5 rebounds. Leyton Hammonds is the third double-digit scorer and Tyree Griffin is dishing 3.1 assists. The Oklahoma State Cowboys are shooting 33.4 percent from beyond the arc and 75.3 percent from the free throw line. The Cowboys are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.1 rebounds per game. The Oklahoma State Cowboys have lost three of their last four home games.
The Wildcats are 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Cowboys are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 home games and 1-3-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. Big 12. The Wildcats are 1-7 ATS in the last 8 meetings in Oklahoma State and 7-3 ATS in the last 10 meetings overall.
Kansas State struggles on the road, as you can see by six straight losses. Oklahoma State hasn't been much better at home, but the Cowboys need a feel good win and have a good enough home crowd to help get them over the edge here.