Kansas State vs. West Virginia Prediction: Picks and Betting Odds – Monday, February 26, 2024

The West Virginia Mountaineers (9-18, 4-10 Big 12) visit the Kansas State Wildcats (16-11, 6-8 Big 12) after losing nine straight road games. The Wildcats are heavy favorites by 10 points in the contest, which tips at 7:00 PM ET on Monday, February 26, 2024. The over/under is set at 143 in the matchup.

Kansas State vs. West Virginia Odds

  • Kansas State odds to win: -654
  • West Virginia odds to win: +475
  • Spread: Kansas State (-10)
  • Total: 143
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    Game Time and Information

  • Date: Monday, February 26, 2024
  • Time: 7:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPNU
  • Where: Manhattan, Kansas
  • Venue: Bramlage Coliseum
  • Who Will Win Kansas State vs. West Virginia?

    Kansas State and West Virginia Betting Trends, Records Against the Spread

    Kansas State is 2-4 against the spread when favored by 10 points or more this season.

    When it has played as at least a 10-point underdog this year, West Virginia is 2-4 against the spread.

    The Wildcats and the Mountaineers combine to average 2.6 fewer points per game than the over/under of 143 set for this matchup.

    Kansas State and West Virginia have seen its opponents average a combined 0.4 more points per game than the over/under of 143 set for this outing.

    Kansas State’s average point total in outings this season is 140.8, 2.2 points less than the total in this game.

    The average total for Mountaineers games this season equals the 143 point total in this outing.

    So far this season, the Wildcats have compiled a 14-13-0 record against the spread.

    The Mountaineers are 11-16-0 against the spread this season.

    Kansas State Stats & Insights

    Kansas State averages 71.8 points per game (242nd in college basketball) while allowing 69 per contest (98th in college basketball). It has a +74 scoring differential overall and outscores opponents by 2.8 points per game.

    The 37.6 rebounds per game Kansas State averages rank 82nd in the country, and are 2.7 more than the 34.9 its opponents collect per outing.

    The Wildcats connect on 7.1 three-pointers per game (211th in college basketball) at a 30.7% rate (322nd in college basketball), compared to the 6.9 their opponents make while shooting 30.4% from deep.

    Kansas State ranks 282nd in college basketball with 90.4 points scored per 100 possessions, and 40th in college basketball defensively with 86.9 points conceded per 100 possessions.

    In home games, the Wildcats are averaging 8.4 more points per game (74.4) than they are on the road (66).

    West Virginia Stats & Insights

    West Virginia is being outscored by 5.8 points per game, with a -157 scoring differential overall. It puts up 68.6 points per game (306th in college basketball), and gives up 74.4 per contest (259th in college basketball).

    West Virginia comes up short in the rebound battle by an average of 1.5 boards. It grabs 34.4 rebounds per game (248th in college basketball) compared to its opponents’ 35.9.

    West Virginia hits 7 three-pointers per game (222nd in college basketball) at a 33.9% rate (188th in college basketball), compared to the 8.6 per outing its opponents make, shooting 33.4% from deep.

    West Virginia ranks 308th in college basketball averaging 89.1 points per 100 possessions on offense, and defensively is 289th, allowing 96.6 points per 100 possessions.

    The Mountaineers are putting up more points at home (72.3 per game) than away (61.4).

    Kansas State Key Players to Watch

    The Wildcats leader in points and assists is Tylor Perry, who scores 15.1 points per game to go with 4.6 assists.

    Arthur Kaluma leads Kansas State in rebounding, pulling down 7.2 rebounds per game while also scoring 15 points a contest.

    The Wildcats get the most three-point shooting production out of Perry, who knocks down 2.6 threes per game.

    Cam Carter is Kansas State’s leader in steals, averaging 1.5 steals per game, while William McNair leads them in blocks with 1.3 per contest.

    West Virginia Key Players to Watch

    The Mountaineers’ leader in scoring and rebounding is Quinn Slazinski with 12.9 points and 4.1 rebounds per game.

    Kobe Johnson records more assists than any other West Virginia teammate with 2.3 per game. He also averages 6.2 points and pulls down 2.2 rebounds per game.

    Slazinski hits 1.4 three-pointers per game, the most on the Mountaineers.

    Johnson’s steals (0.6 steals per game) and blocks (0.4 blocks per game) lead West Virginia defensively.

    Kansas State vs. West Virginia Prediction

  • Pick ATS: West Virginia (+10)
  • Pick OU: Under (143)
  • Prediction:
    Kansas State 74, West Virginia 68
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