Arkansas Razorbacks vs Kansas Jayhawks 3/18/2023 – Wells Fargo Arena will play venue to a face-off between the Arkansas Razorbacks and the Kansas Jayhawks on Saturday evening. The Arkansas Razorbacks are 21-13 on the scoreboard after winning against Illinois last time out. The Kansas Jayhawks were quite lucky as well and managed to win against the Howard Bison, which pulled them up to 28-7 on the season. The Arkansas Razorbacks are predicted to win the game on Saturday according to the best NCAAB betting systems.
Arkansas Razorbacks vs Kansas Jayhawks 3/18/2023
|When:||Saturday, March 18, 5:15 PM ET|
|Where:||Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines, IA|
|Razorbacks||+3.5 (-115)||143.5 o (-110)||+140|
|Jayhawks||-3.5 (-105)||143.5 u (-110)||-160|
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The Arkansas Razorbacks were paired with the Illinois Fighting Illini in the previous matchup and managed to win with 73-63. The Razorbacks are scoring an average of 74.4 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 47.2 percent. The Arkansas offense in this college basketball season is being led by Ricky Council IV who is scoring an average of 16 points in each game. On defense, the Razorbacks are allowing their opponents to score an average of 63 points in every game played.
Players to watch: Ricky Council IV G (GP 34, MIN 33.9, PTS 16, REB 3.6, AST 2.2, STL 1.2, BLK 0.3, TO 2.1, FG% 44.3, FT% 78.3, 3P% 27.4, Nick Smith Jr. G (GP 15, MIN 26.5, PTS 13.5, REB 1.7, AST 1.9, STL 0.9, BLK 0.1, TO 1.7, FG% 38.1, FT% 73.5, 3P% 33.3, Anthony Black G (GP 34, MIN 34.7, PTS 12.8, REB 5.1, AST 4.1, STL 2, BLK 0.6, TO 3.1, FG% 46, FT% 69.5, 3P% 30.7.
The Kansas Jayhawks have won three games out of their last five played, the latest victory coming against the Howard Bison with a final score of 96-68. The Jayhawks are putting up an average of 75.5 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 46.7 percent. The Kansas offense in this season is being headed by Jalen Wilson who is scoring an average of 20.1 points in each game. Defense-wise, the Jayhawks are allowing opponents to score an average of 68 points in every game played.
Players to watch: Jalen Wilson F (GP 35, MIN 35.3, PTS 20.1, REB 8.4, AST 2.2, STL 1, BLK 0.5, TO 2.3, FG% 42.8, FT% 79.8, 3P% 33.7, Gradey Dick G (GP 35, MIN 32.6, PTS 14.3, REB 5.1, AST 1.7, STL 1.5, BLK 0.3, TO 1.3, FG% 44.4, FT% 85.4, 3P% 40.4, Kevin McCullar Jr. G (GP 33, MIN 30.5, PTS 10.6, REB 7.1, AST 2.4, STL 2, BLK 0.7, TO 2.2, FG% 43.9, FT% 77, 3P% 29.5.
Arkansas Razorbacks vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Numbers
Arkansas are 2-4 SU in their last 6 games.
Razorbacks are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Big 12 conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Arkansas’ last 7 games played in March.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Arkansas’ last 5 games played on a Saturday.
Arkansas are 1-6 SU in their last 7 games played on a Saturday when playing on the road.
Kansas are 10-5 ATS in their last 15 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas’ last 8 games.
Kansas are 10-2 SU in their last 12 games.
Kansas are 14-5 SU in their last 19 games against an opponent in the Southeastern conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas’ last 7 games played in March.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas’ last 6 games played on a Saturday.
Arkansas Razorbacks vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Picks
Both of these teams are quite similar in strategy and offense and will put up an interesting matchup here. The Razorbacks, however, are turning out to be favorites in this game. The latest college basketball betting trends are in favor of a win for the Arkansas Razorbacks in this game.
Moneyline: +140 is the ML set for the Razorbacks is this game and the ML set for the Jayhawks is -160.
Spread: A spread of +3.5 (-115) is out for Razorbacks and a spread of -3.5 (-105) is out for Jayhawks.
Totals: 143.5 o (-110) will go over for the Razorbacks and the same will go under for the Jayhawks.
Score Prediction: 72-71 Razorbacks win.