UMKC vs Denver: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 19, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 19, 2021

The UMKC Kangaroos (6-8) are big,  favorites as they try to build on a three-game win streak when they host the Denver Pioneers (2-12) on Friday, February 19 at Swinney Recreation Center. The game airs at 8:00 PM ET. The matchup’s point total is set at .

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 19, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

UMKC Betting Information

  • UMKC is over .500 against the spread this season with a record of 7-4-1.
  • The Kangaroos and their opponents have gone over the set total in only 4 of 12 games this season (33.3%).

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

UMKC Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Brandon McKissic 14 17.7 3.9 3.2 1.6 0.1 1.7
Josiah Allick 17 14.8 6.4 1.2 1.1 0.4 0.8
Marvin Nesbitt Jr. 8 10.8 7.0 2.1 2.1 0.9 0.5
Zion Williams 17 7.3 4.8 2.8 1.5 0.3 0.2
Franck Kamgain 19 7.1 2.1 2.7 1.2 0.2 1.2

Denver Betting Information

  • Denver holds a losing record ATS this season, covering six times and failing to cover seven times.
  • Nine of the Pioneers 13 games (69.2%) this season have covered the over/under.

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

Denver Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Jase Townsend 16 19.8 4.2 1.9 1.1 0.0 1.9
Robert Jones 10 10.3 5.3 0.4 0.8 0.8 0.0
Sam Hines Jr. 16 10.3 6.1 1.4 0.5 0.6 0.2
Tristan Green 15 6.9 4.9 0.9 0.5 0.6 1.1
Kobey Lam 9 6.7 1.2 0.9 0.7 0.0 0.9

Total Facts

  • UMKC’s games this year have gone over the point total for Friday’s matchup (128 points) in eight out of 14 opportunities (57.1% of matchups).
  • 14 Denver games this year (100% of its matchups) finished with a final score higher than Friday’s point total of 128 points.
  • The over/under for the game of 128 is 14.5 points fewer than the combined points per game averages for the Kangaroos (70.2 points per game) and the Pioneers (72.3 points per game).
  • The 144.3 points per game these two teams allow to opponents on average this season are 16.3 more than the 128 total in this contest.
  • This season, the average total for Kangaroos games is 134.9 points, 6.9 more than the over/under of 128 points for this contest.
  • The over/under for this contest is 23.9 points fewer than the average over/under in Pioneers games this season (151.9 points).

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