Iowa State at Kansas State: 3/6/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Kansas State Wildcats (7-19) vs Iowa State Cyclones (2-20)
Game Info: Saturday, March 6, 2021 at 5:00 pm (Fred Bramlage Coliseum)
Betting Odds: Kansas State Wildcats -3.5 -- Over/Under: 134.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Iowa State Cyclones and Kansas State Wildcats face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown at Bramlage Coliseum.
The Iowa State Cyclones are having a down year and coming into this game they sit with a 2-20 record overall. In the last game against Texas Tech, the offense could only manage 54 points and that led to a blowout loss. Iowa State on the season is averaging 65.7 points per game while their defense is giving up 77.3 points per game. Iowa State is shooting 42.1 percent from the field and 327 percent from behind the three point line. Guard Rasir Bolton has been the best player for Iowa State averaging 15.4 points while shooting 45.5 percent from the field.
On the other side of this matchup is the Kansas State Wildcats who sit with a 7-19 record overall and coming into this game they have won two of their last three games. In the last game against West Virginia, the offense could only manage 43 points and that led to a 22 point victory. Kansas State on the season is averaging 61 points per game while their defense is giving up 71 points per game. Kansas State is shooting 40.9 percent from the field and 29.5 percent from behind the three point line. Nijel Park has been the best player for Kansas State averaging 12.1 points while shooting 40.4 percent from the field and 37.3 percent from behind the three point line.
Iowa State is 2-6 against the spread in their last 8 vs. Big 12. The over is 11-4 in Iowa State’s last 15 overall. Kansas State is 4-12 against the spread in their last 16 home games. The under is 7-3 in Kansas State’s last 10 home games.
These are two offenses that are inconsistent and that will lead to this game being low scoring. This total should be closer to 125 and the under will cash.