The top-ranked Kentucky Wildcats will put their 7-0 SU record on the line on Friday night as they take on the No. 6 Texas Longhorns in top college basketball betting action at the online sportsbooks.
The Wildcats are 7-0 SU and 4-2-1 ATS on the season heading into their game against the Longhorns on Friday, while Texas sits at 7-0 SU and 5-1 ATS so far this year.
Texas Longhorns vs Kentucky Wildcats Opening Odds and Betting Line
College basketball betting odds makers at BetOnline opened the Kentucky Wildcats as -12-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over/under total line at the sportsbook.
Texas Longhorns vs Kentucky Wildcats Odds and Stats.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
The Kentucky Wildcats currently sport a 7-0 record overall in NCAA basketball action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 4-2-1 ATS. The Texas Longhorns are 7-0 and 5-1 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Kentucky Wildcats produce a 1-6 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Texas Longhorns have gone 0-3 against the totals betting line.
According to new college basketball power rankings here at Odds – VSB
, it’s the No. 2-ranked Kentucky Wildcats and the No. 26-rated Texas Longhorns in this matchup.
How Texas Longhorns vs Kentucky Wildcats Stats Matchup
Offensively, the game matches up Kentucky’s No. 28 nationally ranked offense (79 points per game) against a Texas Longhorns defense that sits as the No. 7 at 52.57 PPG. The Kentucky Wildcats have been averaging 47.74% from the field, more than the Longhorns have managed so far this season (45.1% on average).
Recent Outings Betting Recap
The Longhorns got 18 points from Myles Turner as Texas ran past Texas-Arlington 63-53 on Tuesday at Frank Erwin Center.
Kentucky cruised to victory on Sunday, running Providence out of the gym and running up a 58-38 score at Rupp Arena.
Texas Longhorns vs Kentucky Wildcats Betting Odds Trends
Texas is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Texas is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
Texas is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Texas’s last 6 games on the road
Kentucky is 11-3-2 ATS in its last 16 games
Kentucky is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Kentucky’s last 8 games
Kentucky is 6-2-1 ATS in its last 9 games at home
Next Betting Matchups
Texas home to Texas State, Saturday, December 13th
Kentucky at Eastern Kentucky, Sunday, December 7th