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TCU Horned Frogs vs Kansas Jayhawks 3/4/2020 Predictions, Preview and Betting Spread
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TCU Horned Frogs vs Kansas Jayhawks 3/4/2020 – The surging Kansas Jayhawks host the TCU Horned Bullfrogs in a Big 12 conference showdown. NCAA college basketball tip the Jayhawks to win as they look to close out the season strong. However, Kansas cannot afford to let its guard down. The Horned Frogs have been pulling off surprises and could just turn things around.
TCU Horned Frogs vs Kansas Jayhawks 3/4/2020
TCU Horned Frogs
TCU Horned Frogs may not be making it to the big dance but the Horned Frogs remain dangerous. They recently brought down Baylor and could do the same to Kansas. In that game, it was Desmond Bane who starred for TCU. He went off from deep and finished with 21 markers while Jaire Grayer helped out as well with 13 points. The defense has been decent for the Horned frogs, limiting opponents to just 96.0.
Players to watch: D. Bane G (29 GP 35.7 MIN 16.1 PTS 6.4 REB 3.8 AST 1.6 STL 0.5 BLK 2.1 TO 44.6 FG% 79.6 FT% 42.6 3PT%), R. Nembhard G (26 GP 32.7 MIN 12.2 PTS 4 REB 3.5 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 2.7 TO 36.4 FG% 74.7 FT% 29.3 3PT%), K. Samuel C (29 GP 28.9 MIN 10.2 PTS 8.6 REB 0.4 AST 1 STL 2.8 BLK 1.4 TO 65.5 FG% 37 FT% 0 3PT%
The Jayhawks are rolling but face a formidable foe in the Horned Frogs. Devon Dotson will try to do his part on offense with the Jayhawks averaging 107.1 points in 100 possessions against Big 12 opponents. But the real story for Jayhawks is defense. They own the nation’s best defense, limiting the opponents to just 89.4 points per game this season.
Players to watch: D. Dotson G (28 GP 34.7 MIN 18.2 PTS 3.9 REB 4 AST 2.1 STL 0.1 BLK 2.4 TO 47.2 FG% 82 FT% 30.4 3PT%), U. Azubuike C (29 GP 27.4 MIN 13.1 PTS 10.3 REB 0.9 AST 0.5 STL 2.6 BLK 2.3 TO 74 FG% 45.2 FT% 0 3PT%), O. Agbaji G (29 GP 33.3 MIN 10 PTS 4.2 REB 2.1 AST 1.3 STL 0.3 BLK 1.9 TO 42.6 FG% 67.3 FT% 33.8 3PT%).
TCU Horned Frogs vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Predictions
TCU Horned Frogs
TCU is 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games.
Kansas is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
TCU Horned Frogs vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Picks
Barring any surprise from TCU, NCAAB lines see Kansas winning this one. Both are faring well on offense but the defense will be the difference-maker. With the Jayhawks owning the nation’s best defense, the Jayhawks will need to come in locked and loaded to win. They have proven they can down heavyweights and the Jayhawks are no exception.
Moneyline: +1247 is set for the Horned Frogs and -1703 is set for the Jayhawks.
ATS: Look for the spread of +17.5 for TCU and -17.5 for Kansas
Totals: Over 126 is out for the Horned Frogs and under 126 is out for the Jayhawks.
Score Prediction: 70-63, Kansas Jayhawks.