Texas Tech vs Iowa State Pick – Basketball Predictions & Odds 1/30/23
Iowa State Cyclones (14-5) vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders (11-10)
January 30, 2023 9:00 pm EDT
The Line: Texas Tech Red Raiders +1.5 / Iowa State Cyclones -1.5; Over/Under: +130
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The Iowa State Cyclones and Texas Tech Red Raiders meet Monday in college basketball action at the United Supermarkets Arena. Let’s preview this game and give out a pick and prediction.
The Iowa State Cyclones Betting Preview
The Iowa State Cyclones are averaging 70.6 points on 46.3 percent shooting and allowing 60.5 points on 41.4 percent shooting. Jaren Holmes is averaging 13.8 points and 3.5 rebounds, while Gabe Kalscheur is averaging 13.2 points and 2.2 rebounds. Caleb Grill is the third double-digit scorer, and Osun Osunniyi is dishing 1.3 assists. The Iowa State Cyclones are shooting 35.5 percent from beyond the arc and 66.9 percent from the free throw line. The Iowa State Cyclones are allowing 32.4 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 30.7 rebounds per game.
The Texas Tech Red Raiders Betting Preview
The Texas Tech Red Raiders are averaging 74.5 points on 46.7 percent shooting and allowing 67 points on 41.3 percent shooting. Kevin Obanor is averaging 15.3 points and 1 assist, while De’Vion Harmon is averaging 12.3 points and 2.7 rebounds. Pop Isaacs is the third double-digit scorer and Fardaws Aimaq is grabbing 6.7 rebounds. The Texas Tech Red Raiders are shooting 34.6 percent from beyond the arc and 70.1 percent from the free throw line. The Texas Tech Red Raiders are allowing 32.7 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 32.3 rebounds per game.
Iowa State vs Texas Tech Trends
The Cyclones are 4-9-1 ATS in their last 14 Monday games. The Red Raiders are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 home games and 2-6-1 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The under is 17-7 in Cyclones last 24 overall. The over is 11-4-1 in Red Raiders last 16 overall. The home team is 4-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings.
Randy’s Free Pick
The Texas Tech Red Raiders haven’t been playing well, but if there was going to be a spot where they get back on track, this would probably be it. Iowa State has had issues on the road this season and Texas Tech is at home where it wins by an average of 11.5 points and shoots 49.4 percent from the field. Give me the home dog.