TCU Horned Frogs vs. Baylor Bears - 2/27/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Baylor Bears (20-8) at TCU Horned Frogs (11-17)
College Basketball: Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 8:00 pm (TCU Recreation Center)
The Line: TCU Horned Frogs +7.5 -- Over/Under: 140.5 See the Latest Odds
The Baylor Bears will travel to play the TCU Horned Frogs in a Big 12 game on Saturday.
The TCU Horned Frogs are 11-17 (2-13) and are coming off of a loss to Texas Tech by a score of 83-79. TCU has lost 4 games in a row and is currently last in the Big 12 standings. TCU is averaging 67.3 points per game while giving up 70.4 points per game. TCU is also averaging 34.6 rebounds per game and 11.9 assists per game. Chauncey Collins is averaging 11.7 points per game and 3.1 rebounds per game for TCU. Malique Trent is averaging 11.3 points per game and 3 rebounds per game for the Horned Frogs. TCU is shooting 66% on free throws, 33.3% on three-pointers, and 40.8% on all field goal attempts.
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The Baylor Bears are 20-8 (9-6) and are coming off of a loss to Kansas by a score of 66-60. Baylor has won 2 of their last 3 games and is currently tied for 4th in the Big 12 standings. Baylor defeated TCU by a score of 82-54 in these two teams first meeting of the season. Baylor is averaging 78.2 points per game while giving up 69.4 points per game. Baylor is also averaging 37.4 rebounds per game and 18.9 assists per game. Taurean Prince is averaging 15 points per game and 5.6 rebounds per game for Baylor. Rico Gathers is averaging 12 points per game and 9.8 rebounds per game for the Bears. Baylor is shooting 74.2% on free throws, 37.1% on three-pointers, and 47.2% on all field goal attempts.
Baylor is 4-1-1 ATS in their last 6 road games. Baylor is 3-7-1 ATS in their last 11 games. The over is 5-1 in Baylor’s last 6 games. TCU is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following an ATS win. TCU is 3-7 ATS in their last 10 conference games. The under is 5-0 in TCU’s last 5 home games. The over is 6-1 in these two teams last 7 meetings.
Baylor is the better team in this matchup and should be able to win on the road here. Baylor is the better offensive team and has the rebounding advantage here. TCU has struggled and only has 2 conference wins this season. I like Baylor here.