Kansas vs Kansas State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 17, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 17, 2021

The Kansas State Wildcats are expected to extend a 12-game losing streak when they host the No. 23 Kansas Jayhawks as  underdogs at 8:00 PM ET on Wednesday, February 17 at Bramlage Coliseum. The game airs on ESPN+. The point total is for the matchup.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 17, 2021, 2:15 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Kansas Betting Information

  • Kansas has covered the spread as often as they haven’t this season, sporting a 10-10-1 ATS record.
  • The Jayhawks have a winning record against the spread when favored by 13 points or more, going 4-2 this season.
  • In 52.4% of its games this season (11/21), Kansas and its opponents have outscored the set over/under.
  • The Jayhawks took down Iowa State 64-50 and covered the spread as 12-point favorites, while falling short of the 146.5 point total in their last outing on Saturday. Jalen Wilson put up a team-high 22 points in the victory.

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

Kansas Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Ochai Agbaji 22 13.9 3.6 2.0 1.1 0.5 2.6
David McCormack 22 13.0 6.1 1.0 0.6 1.0 0.0
Jalen Wilson 22 12.8 7.8 2.2 0.2 0.2 1.5
Christian Braun 22 10.5 5.1 1.9 1.3 0.3 2.0
Marcus Garrett 21 10.1 4.6 3.7 1.6 0.3 0.6

Kansas State Betting Information

  • The Wildcats hold a losing record ATS this season, covering seven times and failing to cover 14 times.
  • The Wildcats achieve a 1-0 record against the spread this season when they play as at least a 13-point underdog.
  • 11 of Kansas State’s 21 games (52.4%) this season have not covered the over/under.

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

Kansas State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Nijel Pack 18 12.6 3.7 3.5 1.2 0.0 2.4
Mike McGuirl 22 11.7 3.5 3.5 1.0 0.0 2.1
DaJuan Gordon 18 9.3 5.8 1.8 1.2 0.1 0.8
Selton Miguel 22 7.5 2.8 2.1 0.8 0.1 0.8
Davion Bradford 22 7.1 4.1 0.1 0.1 0.5 0.0

Total Facts

  • Kansas and its opponents have hit the over on Wednesday’s 135.5 total in 15 out of 22 games (68.2%) this season.
  • In eight out of Kansas State’s 21 games this season (38.1%), the competing teams combined for a higher point total than the point total in Wednesday’s matchup.
  • The Jayhawks average 74.6 points per game against the Wildcats’ 62.7, amounting to 1.8 points over the contest’s over/under of 135.5.
  • This matchup’s over/under is 5.3 fewer points than the 140.8 these two teams combine to give up per game in 2020-21.
  • This season, the average total for Jayhawks games is 142 points, 6.5 more than the over/under of 135.5 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 0.5 points separates the average total points bet in Wildcats games (136 points) and this matchup’s over/under (135.5 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/2/2021 Kansas Kansas -18 133.5 -2709 +1168 Regular Season 74-51 KANSAS
2/29/2020 Kansas Kansas State -10.5 130 -726 +474 Regular Season 62-58 KANSAS
1/21/2020 Kansas Kansas -16.5 127 -2576 +1092 Regular Season 81-60 KANSAS
2/25/2019 N/A Kansas N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 64-49 KANSAS
2/5/2019 N/A Kansas State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 74-67 KAN ST

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