Howard Bison vs Kansas Jayhawks 3/16/2023 – On Thursday afternoon, the Howard Bison will be locking horns with the Kansas Jayhawks at Wells Fargo Arena for some college basketball action. The Howard Bison are 22-12 on the season after winning against the Norfolk State Spartans in the last round. The Kansas Jayhawks, on the other hand, were not too lucky last time out and dropped their game against the Texas Longhorns, which lowered them to 27-7 on the season. The Kansas Jayhawks are expected to win this game as predicted by the NCAAB betting forum.
Howard Bison vs Kansas Jayhawks 3/16/2023
|When:||Thursday, March 16, 2:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines, IA|
|Bison||+21.5 (-110)||146 o(-110)||+1600|
|Jayhawks||-21.5 (-110)||146 u (-110)||-6000|
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The Howard Bison are coming here on a long winning streak, and most recently won against the Norfolk State Spartans with a final score of 65-64. The Bison is scoring an average of 75.21 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 45.73 percent. The Howard offense this season is being led by Elijah Hawkins who is scoring an average of 13 points in each game, along with 5.9 helpers per matchup. On defense, the Bison is allowing opponents to score an average of 72.18 points in every game played.
Players to watch: Elijah Hawkins G (GP 30, MIN 29.8, PTS 13, REB 3.7, AST 5.9, STL 1.7, BLK 0, TO 3.9, FG% 44, FT% 77.1, 3P% 47.3, Steve Settle III F (GP 31, MIN 29.4, PTS 11, REB 5.7, AST 1.1, STL 1.1, BLK 0.9, TO 2.1, FG% 41.9, FT% 80.9, 3P% 29.1, Shy Odom F (GP 30, MIN 21.8, PTS 10.8, REB 4.5, AST 1.4, STL 0.9, BLK 0.5, TO 1.8, FG% 54.3, FT% 64.8, 3P% 23.
The Kansas Jayhawks have lost two games out of their last five played, the latest defeat coming against the Texas Longhorns 76-56. The Jayhawks are dunking an average of 74.94 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 46.56 percent. The Kansas offense in this college basketball season is being headed by Jalen Wilson who is putting up an average of 20.1 points in each game. Defense-wise, the Jayhawks are allowing their opponents to score an average of 67.94 points in every game played.
Players to watch: Jalen Wilson F (GP 34, MIN 35.4, PTS 20.1, REB 8.4, AST 2.3, STL 1, BLK 0.5, TO 2.4, FG% 42.5, FT% 79.6, 3P% 33.8, Gradey Dick G (GP 34, MIN 32.6, PTS 14.1, REB 4.9, AST 1.6, STL 1.4, BLK 0.3, TO 1.3, FG% 44.1, FT% 85.1, 3P% 39.9, Kevin McCullar Jr. G (GP 32, MIN 30.7, PTS 10.7, REB 7.1, AST 2.3, STL 2, BLK 0.7, TO 2.1, FG% 43.5, FT% 76.6, 3P% 29.5.
Howard Bison vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Numbers
Howard are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Howard’s last 6 games.
Howard are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Howard’s last 6 games played in March.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Howard’s last 7 games played on a Thursday.
Howard are 6-2 ATS in their last 8 games when playing as the underdog.
Kansas are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kansas’ last 7 games.
Kansas are 9-2 SU in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kansas’ last 6 games played in March.
Kansas are 10-0 SU in their last 10 games played on a Thursday.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas’ last 5 games when playing as the favorite.
Howard Bison vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Picks
The Howard Bison is coming here with a much weaker offense in comparison to the Jayhawks. Kansas is way too strong at the moment and will easily dominate this game. The Kansas Jayhawks will be winning this game as expected by the top college basketball betting sites.
Moneyline: +1600 is the ML set for the Bison in this game and the ML set for the Jayhawks is -6000.
Spread: A spread of +21.5 (-110) is out for Bison and a spread of -21.5 (-110) is out for Jayhawks.
Totals: 146 of (-110) will go over for the Bison and the same will go under for the Jayhawks.
Score Prediction: 73-71 Jayhawks win.