Oklahoma at Texas Tech 2/13/18 - College Basketball Picks & Predictions
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Oklahoma Sooners vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders
NCAAB: 7:00 PM EST
Feb. 13, 2018
Latest Odds : TTU -7.5 Total 156
Losers of three in a row, the #17 Oklahoma Sooners (16-8, 6-6) travel to Lubbock to battle the #7 Texas Tech Red Raiders. The Sooners defeated the Red Raiders by 10 points earlier in the season and are looking to sweep the season series.
Trae Young is arguably the most dynamic player to hit College Basketball in many years. Young is averaging 29.5 points and 9.4 rebounds per game this season. Christian James is second on the Sooners in scoring and is averaging 11.9 points per game. Brady Manek rounds out the double figure scorers for the Sooners and is averaging 11.4 points per game. The Sooners are averaging 89 points per game this season and shooting 47.8% from the field.
Following a victory over Kansas State, the #7 Texas Tech Red Raiders (21-4, 9-3) play host to the #17 Oklahoma Sooners. The Red Raiders lost to the Sooners by 10 earlier in the season and are looking for a win in this game.
Keenan Evans is the leading scorer for the Red Raiders and is averaging 18.4 points per game. Jarrett Culver is an additional scoring threat for Texas Tech and is averaging 11 points per game. Zhaire Smith rounds out the double figure scorers for Texas Tech and is averaging 10.6 points per game. The Red Raiders are averaging 76 points per game this season and shooting 46.9% from the field.
Recent Betting Trends:
Sooners are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a winning straight up record.
Red Raiders are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 games after allowing less than 50 points in their previous game.
Under is 10-3 in Sooners last 13 games following a straight up loss.
Over is 4-1 in Red Raiders last 5 Tuesday games.
Free Betting Pick: Over 156
Seems like a high total for College Hoops but not considering the high scoring offenses of these two Big 12 power houses. Red Raiders at home put up 80 plus and pushes this game well over the total. Final Score Prediction, Texas Tech Red Raiders win in high scoring game 82-78.