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Texas Tech vs UCF Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - February 24

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Texas Tech vs UCF Basketball Prediction, Best Bets, Spread & Odds - February 24

The UCF Knights (13-12, 4-9 Big 12) will look to turn around a four-game losing streak when they host the Texas Tech Red Raiders (19-7, 8-5 Big 12) on February 24, 2024 at Addition Financial Arena.

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

UCF vs. Texas Tech Game Info and Odds

  • Game Day: Saturday, February 24, 2024
  • Game Time: 4:00 PM ET
  • TV Channel: ESPN+
  • Location: Orlando, Florida
  • Arena: Addition Financial Arena

UCF vs. Texas Tech Picks and Prediction

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to numberFire.
Prediction: Texas Tech win (53.8%)

UCF is a 1.5-point favorite against Texas Tech on Saturday and the over/under has been set at 140.5 points. Here are a few betting insights and trends to help you make an informed wager on the contest.

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UCF vs. Texas Tech: ATS Betting Stats and Trends

  • UCF has won 14 games against the spread this season, while failing to cover 11 times.
  • Texas Tech has put together an 11-15-0 ATS record so far this season.
  • As a 1.5-point favorite or more in 2023-24, UCF is 7-7 against the spread compared to the 3-6 ATS record Texas Tech puts up as a 1.5-point underdog.
  • The Knights sport a better record against the spread at home (10-5-0) than they do in away games (4-4-0).
  • The Red Raiders have performed better against the spread at home (7-8-0) than away (2-5-0) this year.
  • Against the spread, in conference play, UCF is 8-5-0 this season.
  • Texas Tech has five wins against the spread in 13 Big 12 games this season.

UCF vs. Texas Tech: Moneyline Betting Stats

  • UCF has come away with nine wins in the 13 contests it has been listed as the moneyline favorite in this season.
  • The Knights have a win-loss record of 9-3 when favored by -128 or better by oddsmakers this year.
  • Texas Tech has been the moneyline underdog 10 total times this season. Texas Tech has gone 5-5 in those games.
  • The Red Raiders have a record of 4-5 in games they have played as a moneyline underdog with odds of +106 or longer (44.4%).
  • UCF has an implied victory probability of 56.1% according to the moneyline set by oddsmakers for this matchup.

UCF vs. Texas Tech Head-to-Head Comparison

  • UCF's +123 scoring differential (outscoring opponents by 4.9 points per game) is a result of scoring 71.9 points per game (235th in college basketball) while giving up 67.0 per contest (52nd in college basketball).
  • Jaylin Sellers' team-leading 16.5 points per game ranks 154th in college basketball.
  • Texas Tech is outscoring opponents by 7.8 points per game, with a +203 scoring differential overall. It puts up 76.5 points per game (99th in college basketball) and allows 68.7 per contest (88th in college basketball).
  • Pop Isaacs' 16.3 points per game leads Texas Tech and ranks 162nd in college basketball.
  • The Knights record 38.1 rebounds per game (68th in college basketball) while allowing 35.2 per contest to their opponents. They outrebound opponents by 2.9 boards per game.
  • Ibrahima Diallo is 343rd in college basketball action with 6.0 rebounds per game to lead the Knights.
  • The Red Raiders grab 35.2 rebounds per game (197th in college basketball) while conceding 34.1 per contest to opponents. They outrebound opponents by 1.1 boards per game.
  • Warren Washington's 7.7 rebounds per game lead the Red Raiders and rank 105th in the country.
  • UCF ranks 265th in college basketball with 91.3 points scored per 100 possessions, and 19th in college basketball defensively with 85.1 points conceded per 100 possessions.
  • The Red Raiders' 100.3 points per 100 possessions on offense rank 64th in college basketball, and the 90.1 points they concede per 100 possessions rank 115th in college basketball.

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