TCU at Kansas State - 1/12/22 College Basketball Picks and Prediction
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Kansas State Wildcats (8-6) vs TCU Horned Frogs (10-2)
Game Info: Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at 9:00 pm (Fred Bramlage Coliseum)
Betting Odds: Kansas State Wildcats -3 -- Over/Under: 133.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The TCU Horned Frogs will travel to play the Kansas State Wildcats in a Big 12 game on Wednesday night.
The TCU Horned Frogs are 10-2 (0-1) this season and have won seven of their last eight games. TCU is coming off of a loss to Baylor by a score of 76-64 in their last game. TCU actually led by six points at halftime of this game, but lost the second half 45-27 for the loss. Mike Miles led the Horned Frogs with 26 points and 5 assists in the game. TCU is averaging 73.3 points per game and is giving up 62.9 points per game against, while also averaging 42.8 rebounds per game and 14.8 assists per game. Mike Miles is averaging 17.7 points per game and 4.6 assists per game, while Emanuel Miller is averaging 10.7 points per game and 6.8 rebounds per game for the Horned Frogs. TCU is shooting 43.2% on field goals, 70% on free throws, and 31.6% on three pointers.
The Kansas State Wildcats are 8-6 (0-3) this season and have lost three games in a row. Kansas State lost West Virginia by a score of 71-68 in their last game. Kansas State led by 13 points at halftime, but lost 44-28 in the second half for the loss. Nijel Pack led the Wildcats with 20 points and 5 rebounds in the game. Kansas State is averaging 69.6 points per game and is giving up 61.9 points per game against, while also averaging 36.9 rebounds per game and 13.9 assists per game. Nijel Pack is averaging 16 points per game and 3.6 rebounds per game, while Markquis Nowell is averaging 12.6 points per game and 5.3 assists per game for the Wildcats. Kansas State is shooting 43% on field goals, 75.2% on free throws, and 34.4% on three pointers.
TCU is 4-1-2 ATS in their last 7 games and 10-4 ATS in their last 14 road games. The over is 4-0-1 in TCU’s last 5 games. Kansas State is 7-3-1 ATS in their last 11 games and 2-6 ATS in their last 8 Wednesday games. The under is 9-4 in Kansas State’s last 13 home games. The road team is 4-0 ATS in these two teams last 4 meetings.
Kansas State is looking for their first conference win this season but lost two of their three conference games by a combined 5 points. TCU has started the season strong, but dropped their only conference game against Baylor. I am going with TCU in this game. They have some quality wins and put up a real fight against Baylor.