The Kansas Jayhawks are 8-2 SU but just 5-5 ATS over their last 10 games against the Texas Longhorns as those two conference rivals hit the hardwood together in college basketball betting action on Saturday.
Kansas and Texas met twice last season, with the Jayhawks winning 85-54 as a 10.5-point home favorite and the Longhorns winning 81-69 as a 3.5-point home underdog. The UNDER has paid off for totals bettors in seven of the last nine games between the schools dating back to 2010.
Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns Opening Odds and Betting Line
The Kansas Jayhawks opened as 4-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds – VSB
, including 5Dimes. The total was set to open a bit later (check out [custom:bodog] for the latest situation).
Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Kansas Jayhawks will try to spoil to the party and cover the point spread on Saturday; they are 12-6 ATS against the betting line this season, while the Texas Longhorns are 10-6 ATS. Kansas Jayhawks are 11-6 on betting the total; Texas Longhorns are 3-8.
According to new college basketball power rankings here at Odds – VSB
, it’s the No. 53-ranked Texas Longhorns and the No. 25-rated Kansas Jayhawks in this matchup.
How Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns Stats Matchup
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Kansas Jayhawks rank No. 19 in NCAA Basketball Division 1 with 39.22 per game. That compares with Texas’s No. 3 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Texas is college basketball’s No. 148-ranked team at 6.17 per game, while the Kansas Jayhawks rate No. 100 with 6.67 per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Kansas got 19 points from Kelly Oubre Jr. en route to a 85-78 victory over Oklahoma on Monday at Allen Fieldhouse.
Texas earned a 66-48 victory over TCU on Monday, getting 15 points from Javan Felix at Daniel-Meyer Coliseum.
Kansas Jayhawks vs Texas Longhorns Betting Odds Trends
Kansas is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Kansas is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kansas’s last 7 games
Kansas is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
Texas is 14-4 SU in its last 18 games
Texas is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Texas is 20-3 SU in its last 23 games at home
Texas is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Kansas
Next Betting Matchups
Kansas at TCU, Wednesday, January 28th
Texas at Iowa State, Monday, January 26th