Kansas Jayhawks (4-0) vs. NC State Wolfpack (4-0)
November 23, 2022 12:00 pm EDT
The Line: NC State Wolfpack +8 / Kansas Jayhawks -8; Over/Under: +152.5
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The NC State Wolfpack and Kansas Jayhawks meet Wednesday in college basketball action at the Imperial Arena. The NC State Wolfpack look for a 5-0 start. The Kansas Jayhawks look to remain undefeated.
The NC State Wolfpack are averaging 88.3 points on 51 percent shooting and allowing 63.5 points on 42.4 percent shooting. Terquavion Smith is averaging 19 points and 2.5 rebounds, while Jarkel Joiner is averaging 17 points and 3.8 rebounds. Casey Morsell is the third double-digit scorer and Jack Clark is grabbing 6.3 rebounds. The NC State Wolfpack are shooting 37.3 percent from beyond the arc and 73.8 percent from the free throw line. The NC State Wolfpack are allowing 33.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36 rebounds per game.
The Kansas Jayhawks are averaging 80.5 points on 49.5 percent shooting and allowing 65.8 points on 37.1 percent shooting. Jalen Wilson is averaging 24.5 points and 9.3 rebounds, while Gradey Dick is averaging 16.8 points and 3.8 rebounds. Dajuan Harris Jr. is dishing 6.3 assists and Kevin McCullar Jr. is grabbing 6 rebounds. The Kansas Jayhawks are shooting 32.9 percent from beyond the arc and 56.3 percent from the free throw line. The Kansas Jayhawks are allowing 25.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 39.5 rebounds per game.
The Wolfpack are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 neutral site games and 16-37-2 ATS in their last 55 games overall. The Jayhawks are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 neutral site games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The over is 6-2 in Wolfpack last 8 overall. The under is 4-1 in Jayhawks last 5 neutral site games.
The NC State Wolfpack are obviously a talented team, and they’re playing great, but they also haven’t played anybody yet, and it’s going to take a statement performance to get me onboard. We know what the Kansas Jayhawks are about, and their win over Duke stamped them as a club you can trust. I’ll take Kansas in a double-digit victory.