Texas Tech Red Raiders (23-7) vs. Oklahoma State Cowboys (14-15)
March 5, 2022 3:00 pm EDT
The Line: Oklahoma State Cowboys +2.5 / Texas Tech Red Raiders -2.5; Over/Under: -129.5
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The Texas Tech Red Raiders and Oklahoma State Cowboys meet Saturday in college basketball action at the Gallagher-Iba Arena. The Texas Tech Red Raiders look for a win after winning eight of their last 10 games. The Oklahoma State Cowboys look for a win after splitting their last eight games.
The Texas Tech Red Raiders are averaging 73.1 points on 47.3 percent shooting and allowing 61 points on 38.7 percent shooting. Bryson Williams is averaging 14.1 points and 1 assist, while Terrence Shannon Jr. is averaging 10.6 points and 2.8 rebounds. Davion Warren is the third double-digit scorer and Kevin McCullar is grabbing 5 rebounds. The Texas Tech Red Raiders are shooting 31.3 percent from beyond the arc and 70.7 percent from the free throw line. The Texas Tech Red Raiders are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 33.7 rebounds per game.
The Oklahoma State Cowboys are averaging 68.9 points on 43.8 percent shooting and allowing 66.2 points on 39.3 percent shooting. Avery Anderson III is averaging 12.2 points and 3.1 rebounds, while Bryce Thompson is averaging 10.6 points and 2.2 rebounds. Isaac Likekele is dishing 3.5 assists and Bryce Williams is grabbing 2.2 rebounds. The Oklahoma State Cowboys are shooting 29.8 percent from beyond the arc and 66.6 percent from the free throw line. The Oklahoma State Cowboys are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 34.2 rebounds per game.
The Red Raiders are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 Saturday games and 14-4 ATS in their last 18 games overall. The Cowboys are 5-2-1 ATS in their last 8 Saturday games and 0-6-1 ATS in their last 7 games following a ATS win. The under is 7-2 in Red Raiders last 9 road games. The under is 4-1 in Cowboys last 5 overall. The underdog is 10-4 ATS in the last 14 meetings.
You’re never quite sure which team you’re going to get with the Oklahoma State Cowboys, which makes them very tough to back with confidence. What we do know about the Texas Tech Red Raiders is that they’re 20-10 against the spread on the season. Texas Tech is easily the more trustworthy team and wins in the favorite role by an average of 15.8 points. I’ll lay the bucket.