The Kansas State Wildcats (20-9, 8-6 BIG 12) men's basketball team is peaking at the right time as the 2011 College Basketball regular season is about to end. The unranked Wildcats, who slumped earlier in the season, have caught fire just in time to catch the No. 7 Texas Longhorns (24-5, 12-2) slumping as the two teams set to do battle as part of ESPN's Big Monday (9 PM Eastern) at the Frank Erwin Events Center on the University of Texas campus.
Keeping up to date on current NCAA Basketball Point Spreads, will equip the college basketball fan with the best tools for smart hoops betting – All the way through the 2011 NCAA Tournament.
Odds makers at most offshore sports books list the Longhorns as 8 1/2-point spreads favorites versus the Wildcats with a posted combined point total of 137. Wildcats backers are getting +350 odds on the offshore money line while the price of a SU wager on Texas is -450.
The Longhorns return home looking to rebound following Saturday's 91-89 loss to Colorado where they blew a 22 point lead. Texas has lost its last 2-of-3 conference games, the other loss at Nebraska on Feb. 19. The Longhorns are better at home, going 7-0 in BIG-12 action. Texas hasn't been good for backers at the betting window going 3-4 ATS in its lat seven games. Betting the UNDER has been productive for totals players as the combined point total has gone UNDER in 16-of-23 lined games this season and in the last 8-of-10.
College Basketball's regular season could not more exciting than right now as it turns down the final stretch towards March Madness. Point-Spreads.com hoops expert handicappers Reno Gold and John Day will be providing 2011 NCAA Basketball Predictions all the way to the Final-4 and Championship Game.
The Wildcats have four SU wins in a row and are coming off an 80-70 home victory over Missouri on Saturday. K-State is also 4-0 ATS during the streak and the OVER has cashed in totals action in the last 3-of-4 games. K-State has struggled on the road this season going 2-and-4 SU and 0-6 ATS.
K-State vs. Texas predictions: The Longhorns will bounce back strong tonight but K-State should cover. NCAAB Spreads BEST BET -K-State + 8 1/2.