Baylor at Iowa State 1/13/18 - College Basketball Picks & Predictions
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Baylor Bears vs. Iowa State Cyclones
NCAAB: 3:00 PM EST
Jan. 13, 2018
Latest Odds : BAY -3 Total 141
Despite a strong effort, the Baylor Bears (11-5, 1-3) were not able to knock off #2 West Virginia. The Bears aim to get back on the winning track as they travel to Ames to battle the Iowa State Cyclones. The Bears split the season series with the Cyclones last season and are looking to pick up a victory in this game.
Manu Lecomte is the leading scorer for the Bears and is averaging 16.5 points per game. Jo Lual-Acuil Jr. is an additional scoring threat for the Bears and is averaging 15.8 points per game and a team high 9.8 rebounds per game. King McClure is an additional scoring threat for the Bears and is averaging 10 points per game.
Stuck at 9-6 and 0-4 in conference play, the season is quickly slipping away from the Iowa State Cyclones. The Cyclones play host to the Baylor Bears and are hoping for their first conference win of the season.
Donovan Jackson is the leading scorer for Cyclones and is averaging 16.9 points per game. Lindell Wigginton is an additional scoring threat for the Cyclones and is 15.6 points per game. Nick Babb is one of the top point guards in the entire country and is averaging 7.5 assists per game, and also contributes 12.3 points, and 7.7 rebounds per game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Bears are 19-7-1 ATS in their last 27 road games vs. a team with a winning home record.
Cyclones are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a straight up loss.
Under is 5-2 in Bears last 7 Saturday games.
Over is 5-0 in Cyclones last 5 home games.
Free Betting Pick: Iowa State Cyclones +3
This Iowa State team is having problems going 4-0 straight up and 3-1 ATS in last 4 games but several of those losses were nip and tuck right to the end. Another close game here so we will take home underdog Cyclones to at worst get the cover. Final Score Prediction, Iowa State Cyclones win and cover ATS 69-66.