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Baylor Bears vs Oklahoma State Cowboys 01/18/2020 Previews, Game Analysis and Picks
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Baylor Bears vs Oklahoma State Cowboys 01/18/2020 – The Baylor Bears have remained hot as they are on a 13-game winning streak already heading on to this road game against the Oklahoma State Cowboys. This match will commence this Saturday, January 18 at 12 pm Eastern Time at the Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, Oklahoma. ESPN2 owns the broadcast rights on television while SofaScore has the game available through online live streaming. Oklahoma State is struggling lately losing four-straight games and according to National Championship Odds, they are the slight underdogs in this game against the Bears.
Baylor Bears vs Oklahoma State Cowboys 01/18/2020
Baylor Bears are one of the hottest college teams in the country right now and in their last game, they defeated the Iowa State Cyclones by 13 points. Jared Butler was the one who led this team in scoring with 19 points and he also dropped three triples in that game. Davion Michell had 17 points, six assists and three rebounds while Mark Vital stepped u with 11 points and seven rebounds. Freddie Gillespie chipped in with a double-double with 14 points, 11 rebounds and two blocks. It was a tough night for Macio Teague who just had 2 points but he contributed eight boards. The good thing about the Bears is the next-man-up mentality and that had made them unstoppable so far.
Players to watch: J. Butler G (15 GP 29.2 MIN 16.9 PTS 2.9 REB 3.1 AST 1.5 STL 0.2 BLK 2.4 TO 44.3 FG% 88.9 FT% 40.6 3P%), M. Teague G (15 GP 31.5 MIN 13.8 PTS 5 REB 2.3 AST 0.9 STL 0.2 BLK 1.6 TO 40.5 FG% 84.2 FT% 35.2 3P%), D. Mitchell G (15 GP 30 MIN 10.1 PTS 2.5 REB 3.1 AST 1.4 STL 0.3 BLK 2 TO 45.2 FG% 63.6 FT% 35.2 3P%).
Oklahoma State Cowboys
The Oklahoma State Cowboys have lost their last four games. These games were against the Texas Tech Red Raiders, West Virginia Mountaineers, Texas Christian Horned Frogs and the latest was against the Texas Longhorns by 12 points. In that game, only Kalib Boone was the only player to reach double digits with 12 points and seven rebounds. Lindy Waters had 9 points while Isaac Likekele had 9 points as well. Cameron McGriff and Avery Anderson each had 8 points for the team. In order to pull an upset against the Bears, this team needs to have a perfect game in order to get close to their opponents.
Players to watch: L. Waters III G (16 GP 30.3 MIN 11.8 PTS 4.8 REB 2.1 AST 1.3 STL 0 BLK 2 TO 39.4 FG% 78 FT% 32.9 3P%), I. Likekele G (12 GP 30.2 MIN 11.1 PTS 4.6 REB 4 AST 2 STL 0.3 BLK 2.5 TO 50.5 FG% 66.1 FT% 28.6 3P%), C. McGriff F (16 GP 28.8 MIN 9.6 PTS 6.7 REB 1.5 AST 0.3 STL 0.2 BLK 1.9 TO 39.7 FG% 81.5 FT% 22.7 3P%).
Baylor Bears vs Oklahoma State Cowboys Betting Predictions
Bears are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Oklahoma State Cowboys
Oklahoma State is 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Baylor Bears vs Oklahoma State Cowboys Betting Picks
The Cowboys, even if they are playing on their home court, are picked as the underdogs for this game by Best Sports Book Online. It is really hard to bet against the Cowboys right now but for the past games, the Cowboys are seen with a slight chance of upsetting them
Moneyline: The ML handed to the Bears are only at -265 while the Cowboys are at +220 if they win this game at home.
ATS: The Bears are given -3.5 across the spread with the Cowboys on the short end of the stick with +3.5.
TOTALS: The total for this game is 126 for both teams to reach. Cowboys are the team under while Bears are over.
Score Prediction: 69-62, Bears win.