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Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns 02/23/2021 Previews, NCAAB Spread & Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns 02/23/2021 – Two of the top five teams from the Big 12 Conference play are all set to battle in an entertaining game that will take place at Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas. The Jayhawks will hit the road in this game as they continue to sit at the third spot. Texas Longhorns will try to use their home advantage, but they are holding the fifth spot in the Big 12 play. A straight bet is out on a predicted winning team and the Jayhawks seem to hold the key to success in this game according to the top college basketball sportsbook. Kansas will enter this game riding a hot five-game winning streak.
Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns 02/23/2021
Kansas Jayhawks managed to win 11 of their 16 conference games and they are 17-7 with their overall play. This team is trailing Oklahoma in the second spot and are ahead of the Mountaineers in the third. In their last game, they managed to take out Texas Tech Red Raiders with a final score of 67-61. Christian Braun tossed in a neat three-pointer with just 24 seconds remaining on the clock. David McCormack managed to score another 17 points for the Jayhawks.
Players to watch: O. Agbaji G (GP 24 MIN 32.9 PTS 13.7 REB 3.6 AST 1.9 STL 1.1 BLK 0.5 TO 1.4 FG% 41.9 FT% 70.7), D. McCormack F (GP 24 MIN 22.6 PTS 13 REB 6.1 AST 1 STL 0.7 BLK 1 TO 1.6 FG% 50 FT% 81.3), J. Wilson F (GP 24 MIN 28.8 PTS 12.7 REB 8 AST 2.1 STL 0.3 BLK 0.2 TO 2 FG% 44 FT% 64.2).
The Longhorns are holding a 7-5 record in their conference play and are 13-6 with their overall record. In their last game, the Longhorns were unsuccessful against West Virginia Mountaineers and they gave up 84 points. In return, the Longhorns tossed in 82. It was a close call and a tough game for both opponents. The leading scorer for the Longhorns is Andrew Jones with an average of close to 16 points. The other scorer with close to 15 points is Courtney Ramey.
Players to watch: A. Jones G (GP 18 MIN 31 PTS 15.6 REB 4.7 AST 2.2 STL 1.1 BLK 0.1 TO 2.2 FG% 41.7 FT% 78.4), C. Ramey G (GP 18 MIN 33.7 PTS 14.1 REB 2.9 AST 4 STL 0.9 BLK 0.1 TO 2.4 FG% 42.7 FT% 80.7), M. Coleman III G (GP 19 MIN 34.2 PTS 13.1 REB 3.6 AST 4.2 STL 1.2 BLK 0.1 TO 1.9 FG% 48.6 FT% 82.7).
Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns Betting Predictions
Kansas is 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games.
Texas is 1-7 ATS in their last 8 games.
Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns Betting Picks
Based on the college basketball odds and predictions of this game, Kansas Jayhawks seem to hold the key to success with all the basketball betting trendsin their favor. Back the Jayhawks to win this game and cover the spread.
Moneyline: +120 is the ML for the Jayhawks and -140 is the ML for the Longhorns.
Spread: A spread of +1.5 (-107) is set for the Jayhawks and a spread of -1.5 (-107) is set for the Longhorns.
Totals: The total will go over 139.5 (-107) for the Jayhawks and the same will go under for the Longhorns.
Score Prediction: 70-65, Jayhawks win.