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Texas Longhorns vs Kansas Jayhawks 01/02/2021 Odds, Basketball Betting & Previews
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Texas Longhorns vs Kansas Jayhawks 01/02/2021 – 2021 has started out with several conference games taking place and one interesting Big 12 play will take place between Texas Longhorns and Kansas Jayhawks. Both teams took to a good start this season and they look forward to remaining at the top spots. The Texas Longhorns won seven of their eight games in the season. As for the Jayhawks, they are holding an 8-1 overall record on the season. The NCAA basketball odds are out as Texas Longhorns take the road to Allen Fieldhouse in Lawrence, Kansas.
Texas Longhorns vs Kansas Jayhawks 01/02/2021
The Texas Longhorns are holding a 1-0 conference record and this will be their second Big 12 game. The Longhorns are riding a three-game winning streak after their last success against Oklahoma State Cowboys. Texas scored 77 and restricted the Cowboys to 74. The Longhorns are holding the eighth rank in the nation and they are all set to take out the Jayhawks. Texas lost their only game to the Villanova Wildcats. In their last game, Greg Brown tossed in 24 points after going seven for 14. Brown recorded 14 boards while Matt Coleman III tossed in 15 points.
Players to watch: M. Coleman III G (GP 8 MIN 36.1 PTS 13.9 REB 2.8 AST 4.5 STL 1.5 BLK 0.1 TO 1.8 FG% 44 FT% 88), C. Ramey G (GP 8 MIN 33.5 PTS 13.1 REB 3.1 AST 3.6 STL 1 BLK 0.1 TO 2.4 FG% 41.2 FT% 80), G. Brown F (GP 8 MIN 20.6 PTS 12.5 REB 7.5 AST 0.1 STL 0.5 BLK 1.5 TO 2.4 FG% 41 FT% 72.2).
The Kansas Jayhawks won both their conference games and this will be their third Big 12 game. The Jayhawks are riding a hot seven-game winning streak and they look forward to extending their success. Their only defeat was against the Gonzaga Bulldogs when they scored 90 and gave up 102. In their last outing, Kansas scored 79 and gave up 65 against West Virginia Mountaineers. Kansas Jayhawks have five of their starters scoring in double figures. Christian Braun took the lead with 22 points while Jalen Wilson tossed in 17 points with seven boards.
Players to watch: O. Agbaji G (GP 9 MIN 30.9 PTS 14.8 REB 4.7 AST 2.3 STL 1.1 BLK 0.7 TO 1.3 FG% 45.1 FT% 70.8), J. Wilson F (GP 9 MIN 26.6 PTS 14.6 REB 7.9 AST 1.6 STL 0.1 BLK 0.2 TO 1.8 FG% 49.5 FT% 64.1), C. Braun G (GP 9 MIN 30 PTS 11.9 REB 5.9 AST 2.3 STL 1.3 BLK 0.4 TO 1.9 FG% 42.5 FT% 68).
Texas Longhorns vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas’ last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Kansas’ last 6 games.
Texas Longhorns vs Kansas Jayhawks Betting Picks
Kansas Jayhawks are neat with their overall performance, but the Longhorns seem to be more promising in this game. The NCAA basketball lines are in favor of the Longhorns to win this game with a few points difference in their score.
Moneyline: +164 is the Moneyline that is set for the Longhorns and -181 is the Moneyline set for the Jayhawks.
Spread: The spread for the Longhorns is +4 (-110) and the spread for the Jayhawks is -4 (-110).
Totals: The total will go over 137 (-110) for Texas and the same will go under for the Jayhawks.
Score Prediction: 70-67, Longhorns win.