Missouri vs Kentucky: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 3, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 3, 2021

The Kentucky Wildcats are underdogs () to break a three-game road losing streak when they visit the No. 18 Missouri Tigers on Wednesday, February 3 at 7:00 PM ET. The matchup’s point total is .

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 3, 2021, 2:13 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Missouri Betting Information

  • Missouri is over .500 against the spread this season with a record of 8-6.
  • The Tigers are 2-3 against the spread this season when they are at least a 5-point favorite.
  • Missouri and its opponents have hit the over in 9 of 14 games this season (64.3%).

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

Missouri Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Xavier Pinson 14 15.1 3.4 3.4 0.6 0.0 1.6
Jeremiah Tilmon 14 13.9 8.1 0.9 0.9 1.4 0.0
Dru Smith 14 13.0 3.4 3.1 1.8 0.5 1.4
Mark Smith 14 10.4 2.5 1.0 0.9 0.1 1.6
Javon Pickett 14 8.1 3.1 1.1 0.3 0.1 0.4

Kentucky Betting Information

  • With a 4-10-1 record ATS, Kentucky has not consistently covered the spread this season.
  • When they play as at least a 5-point underdog, the Wildcats often fail to meet expectations with only a 1-4 record against the spread.
  • Kentucky and its opponents have regularly not covered the over/under this season, only claiming the over in 26.7% (4) of their 15 games played.
  • The Wildcats fell 70-59 to Alabama in their last game on Tuesday. Dontaie Allen racked up a team-high 12 points in the loss. They didn’t cover the spread as 7-point underdogs, and the teams combined to fall short of the 148 point total.

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

Kentucky Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Brandon Boston Jr. 15 12.1 5.5 1.4 1.3 0.2 0.6
Olivier Sarr 15 10.3 5.9 1.1 0.5 1.1 0.1
Davion Mintz 15 9.7 3.4 2.7 1.1 0.1 1.5
Dontaie Allen 12 7.3 2.3 0.3 0.3 0.3 1.9
Devin Askew 15 6.6 2.7 2.8 1.0 0.3 0.6

Total Facts

  • Missouri’s games this year have gone over the point total for Wednesday’s matchup (136.5 points) in nine out of 14 opportunities (64.3% of matchups).
  • In 46.7% of Kentucky’s games this season (7 of 15), the total points scored was more than Wednesday’s 136.5-point over/under.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 142.7 points per game, 6.2 points more than the point total of 136.5 for this game.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 138.5 points per game, 2.0 more than this contest’s over/under.
  • On average, the Tigers have seen a 145.4 over/under in their games this season, 8.9 more points than the over/under in this matchup.
  • Wildcats games have an over/under of 135.7 points this season, 0.8 points fewer than the total points bet for this game.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/4/2020 Kentucky Kentucky -8 125 -400 +307 Regular Season 71-59 UK
2/19/2019 N/A Missouri N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 66-58 UK

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