Kansas vs Kansas State Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 5

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Kansas vs Kansas State Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - March 5

The Kansas State Wildcats (17-12, 7-9 Big 12) will attempt to break a seven-game road slide when they take on the Kansas Jayhawks (21-8, 9-7 Big 12) on March 5, 2024 at Allen Fieldhouse.

Before you place your bet on this game at FanDuel Sportsbook, here are the NCAA basketball odds and spreads you need to know.

Kansas vs. Kansas State Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Tuesday, March 5, 2024
  • Game Time: 9:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN
  • Location: Lawrence, Kansas
  • Arena: Allen Fieldhouse

Kansas vs. Kansas State Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Kansas win (82.3%)

To help you make an informed wager on Kansas-Kansas State matchup (in which Kansas is an 11.5-point favorite and the total is set at 142.5 points), keep reading for a few betting insights and trends for Tuesday's game.

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Kansas vs. Kansas State: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • Kansas has covered 13 times in 28 games with a spread this season.
  • Kansas State has won 15 games against the spread this year, while failing to cover 14 times.
  • Kansas covers the spread when it is an 11.5-point favorite or more 62.5% of the time. That's more often than Kansas State covers as an underdog of 11.5 or more (never covered this season).
  • The Jayhawks have a better record against the spread when playing at home (8-7-0) than they do on the road (3-6-0).
  • The Wildcats' winning percentage against the spread at home is .438 (7-9-0). On the road, it is .667 (6-3-0).
  • Kansas has beaten the spread seven times in 16 conference games.
  • Against the spread in Big 12 play, Kansas State is 9-7-0 this season.

Kansas vs. Kansas State: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • Kansas has been chosen as the moneyline favorite in 21 games this year and has walked away with the win 17 times (81%) in those games.
  • The Jayhawks have yet to lose in six games when named as moneyline favorite of -780 or better.
  • Kansas State has won 41.7% of the games this season it was the moneyline underdog (5-7).
  • The Wildcats have played as a moneyline underdog of +530 or longer in only one game this season, which they lost.
  • Kansas has an implied victory probability of 88.6% according to the moneyline set for this matchup.

Kansas vs. Kansas State Head-to-Head Comparison

  • Kansas outscores opponents by 8.3 points per game (scoring 76.6 per game to rank 90th in college basketball while allowing 68.3 per contest to rank 80th in college basketball) and has a +238 scoring differential overall.
  • Kansas' leading scorer, Kevin McCullar, ranks 56th in the country averaging 19.1 points per game.
  • Kansas State puts up 72.6 points per game (216th in college basketball) while giving up 69.9 per contest (115th in college basketball). It has a +76 scoring differential and outscores opponents by 2.7 points per game.
  • Tylor Perry is 192nd in the country with a team-leading 16.0 points per game.
  • The Jayhawks record 35.9 rebounds per game (140th in college basketball) while conceding 33.0 per outing to their opponents. They outrebound opponents by 2.9 boards per game.
  • Hunter Dickinson is eighth in college basketball play with 10.7 rebounds per game to lead the Jayhawks.
  • The Wildcats come out on top in the rebound battle by an average of 3.2 boards. They are grabbing 38.0 rebounds per game (61st in college basketball) compared to their opponents' 34.8.
  • Arthur Kaluma tops the team with 7.1 rebounds per game (162nd in college basketball).
  • Kansas ranks 84th in college basketball with 99.3 points scored per 100 possessions, and 68th in college basketball defensively with 88.7 points conceded per 100 possessions.
  • The Wildcats score 91.0 points per 100 possessions (277th in college basketball), while giving up 87.7 points per 100 possessions (48th in college basketball).

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