After easily winning and covering the spread in their tournament opener the Kansas Jayhawks will be looking to continue their ride through the Midwest Region bracket on Sunday when they take on Wichita State in the Round of 32.
The No. 2 Jayhawks rolled over No. 15 New Mexico State with a 75-56 victory in Omaha on Friday, having no trouble covering the 9.5-point spread for their supporters in that contest. The No. 7 Shockers are coming off an 81-76 win over No. 10 Indiana; they couldn’t cover a 6.5-point line.
Wichita State Shockers vs Kansas Jayhawks Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
This college basketball season, the Kansas Jayhawks are 27-8 overall and 19-16 ATS, while the Wichita State Shockers are 29-4 and 17-14-1 ATS. As for the betting totals, Kansas boasts a 17-17 on the OU, and Wichita State is 16-13.
This game puts the Kansas Jayhawks, most recently No. 177 in the Odds – VSB
power rankings, up against the Wichita State Shockers, who rate No. 4 in the latest survey.
How Wichita State Shockers vs Kansas Jayhawks Stats Matchup
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Kansas has the nation’s No. 52-rated offensive output, at 71.31 PPG. The visiting Wichita State Shockers defense ranks No. 6 allowing on average 56.42 PPG. The Jayhawks FG% has averaged 44.24% so far, less than the Kansas Shockers marksmen have achieved on the year, 44.52% per game.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
Fred VanVleet went off for 27 points and added 2 rebounds, leading Wichita State over Indiana, 81-76, on Friday at CenturyLink Center.
Frank Mason III scored 17 points leading the Jayhawks to a 75-56 victory over New Mexico State at CenturyLink Center on Friday.