Texas Tech vs Kansas Prediction - Basketball Picks 2/28/23
Kansas Jayhawks (24-5) vs Texas Tech Red Raiders (16-13)
Game Info: Tuesday, February 28, 2023 at 9:00 pm (Allen Fieldhouse)
Betting Odds: Kansas Jayhawks -10 -- Over/Under: 146 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Texas Tech Red Raiders and Kansas Jayhawks face off on Tuesday in a college basketball showdown at Allen Fieldhouse. When these two teams faced off on January 3rd it was Kansas that won 75-72.
Texas Tech Betting Preview
Texas Tech sits with a 16-13 record overall and they have gone 13-15-1 against the spread. In the last game against TCU, Texas Tech was competitive but they ended up losing 83-82. Texas Tech still has hopes of making the NCAA Tournament, but this is a game they have to win. Texas Tech is averaging 74.3 points while their defense is giving up 68.7 points per game. The offense is ranked 118th while the defense is ranked 141st. Kevin Obanor is averaging 14.8 points while shooting 50 percent from the field and 34.2 percent from behind the three point line.
Kansas Betting Preview
On the other side of this matchup is Kansas who sits with a 24-5 record and they have gone 14-14 against the spread. In the last game against West Virginia, they almost blew the game late but ended up winning 76-74. Kansas is averaging 76.4 points while their defense is giving up 68.2 points per game. The offense is ranked 67th in the league while the defense is ranked 128th. Jalen Wilson is averaging 19.6 points while shooting 41.8 percent from the field and 34.1 percent from behind the three point line. Kansas can win at least part of the Big 12 Title with a win in this game.
Texas Tech vs Kansas Trends
Kansas is 5-1 against the spread in their last six games overall. The Red Raiders are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games. The over is 5-0 in the Jayhawks last five games on Tuesday.
Shane’s Free Pick
Kansas almost blew the game late in the last game, but this game is going to be different. Texas Tech on the road has struggled, and they are going to have issues in this game. Kansas is going to get over their season average of 76.4 points and that will be the difference here as Kansas is going to get the job done. Back Kansas against the spread.