Texas Longhorns vs. Kansas State Wildcats: 2/9/2021 Matchup Betting Preview, Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds and Trends

Written by on February 9, 2021

The Kansas State Wildcats (5-14) will attempt to break a 10-game losing streak when they host the No. 13 Texas Longhorns (11-5) at 8:00 PM ET on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 as 15-point underdogs. The Longhorns have lost three games in a row. The point total in the matchup is 134.5.

Betting Information

Texas vs Kansas State Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Texas -15 -110 -110 134.5 -110 -112 -2000 950

Computer Picks

Computer picks for Texas vs Kansas State
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Kansas State (+15) Over (134.5) Texas 76 Kansas State 63

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Total Facts

  • The Longhorns and their opponents have combined to put up more than 134.5 points in 81.2% of their outings this season (13 of 16 opportunities).
  • Kansas State has played in eight games this year (out of 19 total matchups — 42.1% of opportunities) where they combined with their opponents to score more than 134.5 points.
  • The two teams average a combined 3.0 more points per game (137.5) than this game’s total of 134.5 points.
  • Opponents of the two teams average a combined 6.7 more points per game (141.2) than this game’s total of 134.5 points.
  • The average over/under the Longhorns have had set in games this season is 8.7 more points than this outing’s point total.
  • The average point total for the Wildcats this season is 0.9 points higher than this game’s over/under.

Scoring Betting Tips

  • The Longhorns record just two more points per game (75.4) than the Wildcats allow (73.4).
  • Texas is 8-2 overall and 3-0 against the spread when scoring more than 73.4 points.
  • Kansas State is 2-5 against the spread and 0-7 overall when allowing more than 75.4 points.
  • The Wildcats’ 62.1 points per game are 5.7 fewer points than the 67.8 the Longhorns allow.
  • Kansas State has gone 3-3 overall and 3-0 against the spread in games it scores more than 67.8 points.
  • Texas is 2-10 against the spread and 7-5 overall when it allows its opponents to score more than 62.1 points.
  • The Longhorns have totaled 121 more points than their opponents this season (7.6 per game on average), while the Wildcats have been out-scored by 215 total points (11.3 per game average differential).

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Texas Betting Information

  • Texas has struggled against the spread, going 6-10 on the year.
  • The Longhorns have posted an even record of 2-2 against the spread when the spread is -15 or bigger.
  • The Longhorns and their opponents have gone over the total in 10 of 16 games (62.5%) this season.

Kansas State Betting Information

  • The Wildcats have a losing record against the spread, going 5-14 ATS (covering only 26.3% of the time).
  • The Wildcats and their opponents have hit the over in fewer than half of their matchups this season — 9 of 19 (47.4%).

Head to Head

Texas vs Kansas State (Last 5 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
1/16/2021 Texas -17 132 -3087 +1121 Regular Season 82-67 UT
2/22/2020 Kansas State -4.5 123.5 -212 +168 Regular Season 70-59 UT
1/11/2020 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 64-50 UT
2/12/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 71-64 KSU
1/2/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 67-47 UT

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Texas Leaders

  • The Longhorns scoring leader is Andrew Jones, who averages 15.2 per contest to go with 4.7 rebounds and 2.1 assists.
  • Greg Brown III is Texas’ leading rebounder, grabbing 7.7 per game, while Matt Coleman III is its best passer, distributing 3.9 assists in each contest.
  • Jones leads the Longhorns in three-point shooting with an average of 2.2 threes per game.
  • Coleman is Texas’ leader in steals, averaging 1.3 steals per game, while Brown leads them in blocks with 1.3 per contest.

Kansas State Leaders

  • Nijel Pack is the top scorer for the Wildcats with 11.9 points per game. He also tacks on 3.8 rebounds and 3.6 assists per game to his statistics.
  • Kansas State’s leader in rebounds is DaJuan Gordon with 5.8 per game, and its leader in assists is Mike McGuirl with 3.6 per game.
  • Pack is dependable from three-point range and leads the Wildcats with 2.4 made threes per game.
  • Kansas State’s leader in steals is Pack with 1.3 per game, and its leader in blocks is Kaosi Ezeagu with 1.0 per game.
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