Oklahoma State vs Texas Tech Prediction - Basketball Picks 3/4/23
Texas Tech Red Raiders (16-14) vs Oklahoma State Cowboys (16-14)
Game Info: Saturday, March 4, 2023 at 6:00 pm (United Supermarkets Arena)
Betting Odds: Texas Tech Red Raiders -2.5 -- Over/Under: 138 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Oklahoma State Cowboys and Texas Tech Red Raiders face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown at the United Supermarkets Arena. When these two teams faced off on February 8th it was Oklahoma State that secured a 71-68 victory.
Oklahoma State Betting Preview
Oklahoma State comes into this game with a 16-14 record overall and they have gone 14-16 against the spread. In the last game against Baylor, Oklahoma State scored 68 points but it wasn’t enough as they were defeated by six points. The Cowboys are averaging 69.5 points while their defense is giving up 66.8 points per game. The offense is ranked 238th in the league while the defense is ranked 86th. Kalib Boone is averaging 11.8 points while shooting 60 percent from the field and 14.3 percent from behind the three point line.
Texas Tech Betting Preview
On the other side of this matchup is Texas Tech who sits with a 16-14 record overall and they have gone 14-15-1 against the spread. Texas Tech had turned around the season, but now they have lost two games in a row. In the last game against Kansas they were competitive, but they ended up losing 67-63. Texas Tech is averaging 73.9 points while their defense is giving up 68.6 points per game. The offense is ranked 127th in the league while the defense is ranked 135th. Kevin Obanor is averaging 14.7 points while shooting 50 percent from the field and 33.3 percent from behind the three point line.
Oklahoma State vs Texas Tech Trends
Texas Tech is 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games overall. Oklahoma State is 0-5 against the spread in their last five games. The over is 8-2-1 in Oklahoma State’s last 11 games. The over is 4-1-1 in Oklahoma State’s last six games following a straight up loss.
Shane’s Free Pick
Texas Tech has been a better team at home and they are going to continue that success here. Texas Tech is averaging 73.9 points per game and they are going to have no issue running up the score in this game. Oklahoma State isn’t going to be keeping up, and Texas Tech is going to cover the spread.