Kentucky Wildcats vs Texas Tech Red Raiders 1/25/2020 Odds, Spread and Preview
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Kentucky Wildcats vs Texas Tech Red Raiders 1/25/2020 – The Kentucky Wildcats are on back-to-back wins and they hope to convert it to a winning streak as they have the Texas Tech Red Raiders next on their schedule. This game will be held at the United Supermarkets Arena in Lubbock, Texas on Saturday, January 25. ESPN will televise this game live at 6:00 pm Eastern Time while SofaScore will have the live stream available online. Texas Tech is coming off from a loss and Basketball Spread Betting sees them winning over the Kentucky Wildcats.
Kentucky Wildcats vs Texas Tech Red Raiders 1/25/2020
Kentucky Wildcats managed to win their last two games and six of their last seven. Their last win was against the Georgia State Bulldogs where they won by ten points. Ashton Hagans was contributing across the board with 23 points, nine points, five rebounds, four steals and a block while Nick Richards finished with 20 points and eight rebounds. Immanuel Quickley contributed with 12 points, four rebounds and two assists while EJ Montgomery had 10 points, six rebounds and two blocks. The Wildcats are on a roll but they need more from Tyrese Maxey whose draft stock has dropped down.
Players to watch: N. Richards F (18 GP 28.9 MIN 13.7 PTS 7.8 REB 0.4 AST 0.2 STL 2.4 BLK 1.8 TO 67.4 FG% 72.6 FT% 0 3P%), A. Hagans G (18 GP 33.3 MIN 13.6 PTS 4.3 REB 7.3 AST 2.2 STL 0.2 BLK 3.2 TO 42.6 FG% 80.9 FT% 30.8 3P%), I. Quickley G (17 GP 30.8 MIN 13.6 PTS 4.2 REB 1.9 AST 0.8 STL 0.1 BLK 1.4 TO 41.9 FG% 91.8 FT% 39.5 3P%).
Texas Tech Red Raiders
The Texas Tech Raiders are coming off from a tough loss against Texas Christian Horned Frogs by 9 points. Jahmi Ramsey was the best player in that game as he finished with 15 points, five rebounds and two rebounds. TJ Holyfield and Terrence Shannon each finished with 10 points for the game. If they want to win over the Wildcats they need Davide Morreti and Kyler Edwards to do better and help confuse the defense to give Ramsey more space.
Players to watch: J. Ramsey G (14 GP 30.9 MIN 15.5 PTS 4.9 REB 1.8 AST 1.5 STL 0.6 BLK 1.9 TO 44.7 FG% 66.7 FT% 40.3 3P%), D. Moretti G (18 GP 33 MIN 13 PTS 1.3 REB 2.3 AST 1.3 STL 0 BLK 2.1 TO 41.9 FG% 91.5 FT% 38.5 3P%), K. Edwards G (18 GP 32.7 MIN 11.8 PTS 4.5 REB 3.1 AST 1.1 STL 0.8 BLK 1.7 TO 39.5 FG% 76.9 FT% 30 3P%).
Kentucky Wildcats vs Texas Tech Red Raiders Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Kentucky’s last 8 games.
Texas Tech Red Raiders
Texas Tech is 4-9 ATS in its last 13 games.
Kentucky Wildcats vs Texas Tech Red Raiders Betting Picks
Being at home helps the Texas Tech Red Raiders increase their odds against the Kentucky Wildcats. Betting on College Basketball sees them prevailing in this game and taking the momentum away from the Wildcats.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Wildcats are at +160 while the Red Raiders are -180 if they win at home.
Spread: 5.5 points across the spread for this game with the Wildcats at the +5.5 while the Red Raiders are at -5.5
Total: Both teams are expected to reach a total of 134 points with the Red Raiders going under and the Wildcats are over.
Score Prediction: 70-65, Red Raiders win.