Kansas vs Texas Tech: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 20, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 20, 2021

The No. 23 Kansas Jayhawks (16-7) are favored (-1) to build on a four-game win streak when they host the No. 15 Texas Tech Red Raiders (14-6) at 2:00 PM ET on Saturday, February 20, 2021 at Allen Fieldhouse. The matchup airs on ESPN. The matchup has an over/under of 133.5.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 20, 2021, 2:18 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Kansas Betting Information

  • Kansas has played to an 11-10-1 record against the spread this season.
  • The Jayhawks have a winning record against the spread when favored by 1 point or more, going 9-7 this season.
  • Kansas and its opponents have hit the over in 11 of 22 games this season (50%).
  • In their last game, the Jayhawks got a team-high 14 points from Marcus Garrett on the way to a 59-41 win against Kansas State on Wednesday. They were favored by 13 points and covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 100 points to fall short of the 134 point total.

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 23 13.7 3.7 1.9 1.1 0.5 2.5
David McCormack 23 12.8 6.0 1.0 0.7 1.0 0.0
Jalen Wilson 23 12.7 7.9 2.2 0.2 0.2 1.5
Marcus Garrett 22 10.3 4.5 3.6 1.6 0.4 0.7
Christian Braun 23 10.3 5.0 1.9 1.3 0.3 2.0

Texas Tech Betting Information

  • Texas Tech holds a losing record ATS this season, covering six times and failing to cover 13 times.
  • The Red Raiders only hold a 5-12 record against the spread this season when they play as at least a 1-point underdog.
  • 10 of the Red Raiders 19 games (52.6%) this season have covered the over/under.
  • The Red Raiders fell 82-71 to West Virginia in their last contest on Tuesday. Mac McClung totaled a team-high 17 points in the loss. They were 6-point favorites and failed to cover the spread, and the teams combined to go over the 141 point total.

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

Texas Tech Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Mac McClung 20 17.2 2.8 2.3 1.0 0.4 1.8
Terrence Shannon Jr. 19 13.0 5.0 1.2 1.3 0.2 0.9
Kevin McCullar 11 10.5 6.5 2.1 1.5 0.9 0.6
Kyler Edwards 20 9.9 5.2 2.6 0.9 0.5 1.8
Marcus Santos-Silva 20 8.2 6.1 1.3 0.7 1.0 0.0

Total Facts

  • Kansas’ games this year have gone over the point total for Saturday’s matchup (133.5 points) in 15 out of 23 opportunities (65.2% of matchups).
  • In 60% of Texas Tech’s games this season (12 of 20), the total points scored was higher than Saturday’s 133.5-point over/under.
  • The total for the game of 133.5 is 14.7 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Jayhawks (74 points per game) and the Red Raiders (74.2 points per game).
  • These two teams give up a combined 128.9 points per game, 4.6 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • On average, the Jayhawks have seen a 140.2 over/under in their games this season, 6.7 more points than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this contest is 3.4 points fewer than the average over/under in Red Raiders games this season (136.9 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
12/17/2020 Texas Tech Texas Tech -3.5 135 -167 +138 Regular Season 58-57 KANSAS
3/7/2020 Kansas Texas Tech -3.5 134 -172 +142 Regular Season 66-62 KANSAS
2/1/2020 N/A Kansas N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 78-75 KANSAS
2/23/2019 N/A Texas Tech N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 91-62 TXTECH
2/2/2019 N/A Kansas N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 79-63 KANSAS

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