Monday, January 4, 2016
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The Oklahoma Sooners travel to Allen Fieldhouse to play the Kansas Jayhawks on Monday, January 4, 2016. The opening line for this game has Kansas as 5.5 point favorites and the over/under has been set at 146.
The Sooners come into this game with an overall record of 12-0 and a road record of 2-0. They are 6-4 against the spread and their over/under record is 7-3. The Jayhawks have an overall record of 12-1 and a home record of 7-0. They have an over/under record of 5-6 and they are 9-2 against the spread.
Buddy Hield comes into this contest averaging 24.7 points per game while playing 31.8 minutes per night so far this season for the Sooners. He pulls down 5.3 rebounds per game and dishes out 1.8 assists per game as well. His field goal percentage is 50% while his free throw percentage is currently at 91%. Jordan Woodard averages 13.9 points per game in 27.5 minutes per contest this season. He averages 3.7 assists per contest and 4 rebounds per game for Oklahoma. His field goal percentage is 48% for the year while his free throw percentage is 90%.
Wayne Selden averages 15.5 points per game while playing 27.9 minutes per contest this year for the Jayhawks. He grabs 3.6 rebounds per game and has 3.2 assists per contest on the year. His field goal percentage is 56% and his free throw percentage currently is at 65%. Perry Ellis averages 15.2 points per game this season and he sees the court an average of 26.7 minutes per contest. He also averages 6.2 rebounds per contest and 1.1 assists per game. His field goal percentage is 53% and his free throw percentage is 78%.
Oklahoma averages 87 points per contest this season which ranks them 4th in the nation. Their average scoring margin is 19.5 and their shooting percentage is 48% as a team which has them ranked 29th. Behind the arc they shoot 45% which is good for 2nd in the country. They average 43.5 rebounds per game and 15.8 assists per game which ranks them 8th and 50th in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they rank 81st with 12 per game. The Sooners allow 67.5 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 83rd in the nation. They also allow a 37% shooting percentage and a 29% average from behind the arc ranking them 9th and 17th in those defensive categories. Opponents average 35.7 rebounds a game which ranks 149th and they give up 9.8 assists per contest which puts them in 9th place in the country. They force 11.2 turnovers per game which ranks them 301st in the Division 1.
Kansas averages 85.4 points per game this year which ranks them 12th in Division 1 college basketball. Their average scoring margin is 21 and their shooting percentage is 50% as a team which has them sitting in the 11th spot in the country. Behind the arc they shoot 45% which is good for 3rd in the nation. They average 36.5 rebounds per game and 17.5 assists per contest which ranks them 175th and 21st respectively. In the turnover department the Jayhawks rank 27th with 10.7 per game. The Jayhawks allow 64.4 points per game to their opponents which ranks them 36th in the country. They also allow a 40% shooting percentage and a 32% average from behind the arc ranking them 42nd and 87th in those defensive statistics. Opponents average 32.2 rebounds a game which ranks 35th and they give up 10.2 assists per contest which puts them in 18th place in the nation. The Jayhawks force 15.6 turnovers per game which ranks them 27th in college basketball.
Oklahoma Sooners Betting Trends
The Oklahoma Sooners are 6-4 against the spread
The Oklahoma Sooners are 7-3 against the over/under
Kansas Jayhawks Betting Trends
The Kansas Jayhawks are 9-2 against the spread
The Kansas Jayhawks are 5-6 against the over/under
Oklahoma Sooners Injuries
01/03/16 F Ryan Spangler Knee injured last game, probable Monday vs. Kansas
Kansas Jayhawks Injuries
No key injuries to report
Josh's Pick: Take Oklahoma
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