Baylor vs Iowa State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 23, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 23, 2021

The Iowa State Cyclones (2-16) are expected to continue a 12-game losing streak when they visit the No. 2 Baylor Bears (17-0) as  underdogs at 8:00 PM ET on Tuesday, February 23 at Ferrell Center. The contest airs on ESPN+. The matchup has an over/under of .

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 23, 2021, 2:20 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Baylor Betting Information

  • The Bears have played to a 12-3-1 record against the spread this season.
  • When favored by at least 23 points, the Bears are 4-1 against the spread this season.
  • In 50% of its games this season (8/16), Baylor and its opponents have outscored the set over/under.
  • The Bears knocked off Texas 83-69 in their last outing on Tuesday. Davion Mitchell totaled a team-high 27 points to lead the team to the victory. They were favored by 5.5 points and covered the spread, and the teams combined to go over the 144.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Baylor Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jared Butler 17 17.0 3.3 5.2 2.4 0.5 2.6
MaCio Teague 17 14.6 3.9 1.5 0.9 0.3 1.6
Davion Mitchell 17 13.8 2.7 5.8 2.1 0.3 2.3
Adam Flagler 15 10.2 2.1 1.7 0.9 0.0 1.9
Matthew Mayer 17 8.3 3.8 1.1 1.2 0.4 1.1

Iowa State Betting Information

  • The Cyclones hold a losing record ATS this season, covering seven times and failing to cover 11 times.
  • For the second time this season, the Cyclones are at least a 23-point underdog, where they have a record of 0-1 against the spread.
  • 10 of the Cyclones 18 games (55.6%) this season have covered the over/under.
  • In the Cyclones most recent game on Saturday, Rasir Bolton scored a team-high 14 points in a 66-56 loss to Oklahoma. They covered the spread as 11.5-point underdogs, and the teams combined to score 122 points to fall short of the 144.5 point total.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Iowa State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Rasir Bolton 18 15.7 4.8 3.9 1.4 0.2 1.1
Jalen Coleman-Lands 17 13.2 3.9 0.9 0.8 0.1 2.3
Solomon Young 16 11.0 4.8 0.5 0.5 0.7 0.0
Javan Johnson 15 10.0 4.0 2.5 0.5 1.0 1.3
Tyler Harris 18 6.8 1.3 0.8 0.8 0.1 1.5

Total Facts

  • Baylor’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Tuesday’s matchup total (147 points) in 52.9% of opportunities (nine out of 17 matchups).
  • In eight out of Iowa State’s 18 games this year (44.4%), the competing teams combined for more points than the total in Tuesday’s matchup.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 152.6 points per game, 5.6 points more than the over/under of 147 for this matchup.
  • These two teams give up a combined 139.7 points per game, 7.3 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • The Bears have seen a 149.8 average over/under in their games this season, 2.8 points more than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 4.6 points more than the average over/under in Cyclones games this season (142.4 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/2/2021 Baylor Iowa State -15 148 -1791 +928 Regular Season 76-65 BAYLOR
1/29/2020 Baylor Iowa State -4.5 136.5 -212 +168 Regular Season 67-53 BAYLOR
1/15/2020 Baylor Baylor -8.5 137.5 -440 +330 Regular Season 68-55 BAYLOR

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