College Basketball Betting Pick: Kansas State Wild Cats vs TCU Horned Frogs
We have a Big 12 conference game tonight to wager on when the 16th ranked Kansas State Wild Cats (12-2, 2-0 Big 12) travel to take on the TCU Horned Frogs (9-7, 0-3 Big 12). The Wild Cats are on a six game winning streak including a road win in their last match-up against WVU. TCU in their last three games have dropped three in a row including one home game, this disparity will have BetDSI Sportsbook posting the Kansas State Wild Cats as large favorites on the road against the TCU Horned Frogs.
During the Wild Cats six game win streak they have dispatched of two other ranked teams beating the sixth ranked Florida Gators 67-61 and 22nd ranked Oklahoma State 73-67. Kansas State is currently ranked 137th in the country in scoring with 69.5 ppg, 27th in rebounding with 40 rpg, 32nd in assists with 15.9 per game, and 188th in field goal percentage at .427 percent.
Kansas State is led by Senior Guard Rodney McGruder who is averaging 14.9 ppg, 5.5 rpg, and 2 assists per match-up. Their second leading scorer is Angel Rodriguez who is putting up 9.5 ppg, near 2 rpg, and over 4 assists per game. Their highest rated recruit is Freshman Forward D.J. Johnson who looks to have a bright future shooting .528 from the field, he is only averaging 3.4 ppg and 3.6 rebounds per game but he is doing so on just averaging 12 minutes on the court each match-up.
TCU is on an ugly three game skid where they lost by double digit margins two out of the three of them. They currently rank 344th in the nation in scoring with 55.2 ppg, 274th in rebounds with 32.5 rpg, 316th in assists with 10.4 apg, and 196th in field goal percentage with .426 percent.
The Horned Frogs leading scorer is Sophomore Guard Kyan Anderson putting up 12.1 ppg, 2 rpg, and 3.7 apg. Senior Guard Garlon Green is a close second in scoring on the TCU squad with 11.3 ppg, 4.4 rpg, and an assist per game. They really only picked up one notable prospect Freshman Guard Charles Hill Jr. who has been a non-factor in his 11 minutes a game with 2.8 ppg, 1.3 rpg, and not even making an assist per game average. However Hill Jr. is a prospect showing some promise in his shooting hitting 50 percent of his shots from the floor.
Kansas State Wild Cats vs TCU Horned Frogs Betting Prediction:
This is a high risk pick due to the fact Kansas State haven’t won a game on the road by more than 3 points all season. However there is not much play on putting money on the Horned Frogs having dropped three in a row and just playing awful. Take Kansas State Wild Cats laying a double digit spread, they have the best chance of covering in this contest.