Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Baylor Bears 3/2/2020 NCAAB Odds, Spread and Preview
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Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Baylor Bears 3/2/2020 – The Texas Tech Red Raiders and Baylor Bears are two of the top teams in the Big 12 Conference behind the Kansas Jayhawks. They are set to clash this March 2, Monday at the Ferrell Center in Waco, Texas. ESPN is the official broadcast partner for this game and they will be airing it live at 9:00 pm Eastern time while SofaScore will feature the match through online streaming. Being at home and the second-ranked NCAA team in the country, How To Bet On Basketball Games see the Bears taking this victory from the Red Raiders to bounce back from the tough loss that ended their winning streak.
Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Baylor Bears 3/2/2020
Texas Tech Red Raiders
Texas Tech Red Raiders are currently third place in the Big 12 Conference and they are five games behind the Baylor Bears. On the road, this team has not been doing well as they lost six times in nine contests. In their last ten games, the Red Raiders have lost four times and three of them came in the last five matches. This team is coming from back-to-back losses from the Oklahoma Sooners and the lastest was against the Texas Longhorns by 10 points. Ramsey is the best player for this team as he averages 15.5 points, 4.1 rebounds, 2.2 assists and 1.4 steals. Moretti contributes 12.9 points while Edwards provides 11.8 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists.
Players to watch: J. Ramsey G (25 GP 31.1 MIN 15.5 PTS 4.1 REB 2.2 AST 1.4 STL 0.7 BLK 2 TO 44.6 FG% 65.8 FT% 42.6 3PT%), D. Moretti G (29 GP 33.9 MIN 12.9 PTS 1.6 REB 2.2 AST 1.2 STL 0 BLK 2 TO 41.9 FG% 89.8 FT% 39.5 3PT%), K. Edwards G (29 GP 33.3 MIN 11.8 PTS 4 REB 3 AST 1 STL 0.6 BLK 1.9 TO 41.6 FG% 78.9 FT% 32.4 3PT%).
The Baylor Bears have been slumping lately as they lost two of their last three games. Prior to that, this team was one of the hottest as they were on a 22-game winning streak. At home, the Bears are 13-1 at the Ferrell Center and their only loss just came this February 22 against the Kansas Jayhawks by just three points. This team has been rolling thanks to Butler who does 15.8 points per game and Teague contributing 14.1 points, 4.8 rebounds and a steal per game. Gillespie helps them out in the paint with 9.9 points, 9.1 rebounds, 1.1 steals and 2.2 steals a night.
Players to watch: J. Butler G (28 GP 29.9 MIN 15.8 PTS 3.1 REB 3.2 AST 1.6 STL 0.1 BLK 2.3 TO 42.3 FG% 76.7 FT% 38.7 3PT%), M. Teague G (26 GP 32.3 MIN 14.1 PTS 4.8 REB 1.9 AST 1 STL 0.2 BLK 1.2 TO 40.2 FG% 84.3 FT% 36.7 3PT%), F. Gillespie F (28 GP 28.3 MIN 9.9 PTS 9.1 REB 0.5 AST 1.1 STL 2.2 BLK 0.9 TO 56.6 FG% 69.2 FT% 0 3PT%).
Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Baylor Bears Betting Predictions
Texas Tech Red Raiders
Texas Tech is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Baylor is 12-5 ATS in their last 17 games.
Texas Tech Red Raiders vs Baylor Bears Betting Picks
The Baylor Bears have been slumping but they are still tough to beat. In this match, they are the much-favored team to win as seen by Top Online Sportsbook and it will be a long night for the Red Raiders.
Moneyline: The Red Raiders are given a +275 on the ML for this game while the Bears are at +275.
Spread: It is a wide eight points across the spread for both teams with the Bears owning the -8 while the Red Raiders are on the far end with +8.
Total: 128.5 points is the estimated total for this match with the Bears the team going under while Red Raiders are over.
Score Prediction: 73-64, Bears.