The Kentucky Wildcats and the Creighton Bluejays will both be gunning for a victory on Monday when they meet at Qwest Center in the second round of the National Invitational Tournament.
Oddsmakers currently have the Bluejays listed as 2-point favorites versus the Wildcats, while the game’s total is sitting at 139½.
Jodie Meeks scored 19 points to lead Kentucky over UNLV 70-60 in the first round of the National Invitational Tournament last Tuesday night.
Kentucky covered as 7-point home favorites as the teams played under the 134.5-point total listed by sportsbooks.
P’Allen Stinnett went for 18 points and six assists to lift Creighton past Bowling Green 73-71 in the first round of the National Invitational Tournament last Wednesday night.
Creighton couldn’t cash as 11.5-point home favorites as the game played over the 130.5-point total listed by oddsmakers.
Kentucky: 21-13 SU, 14-14-1 ATS
Creighton: 27-7 SU, 16-13-1 ATS
Kentucky most recently:
When playing on Monday are 8-2
After a win are 5-5
Creighton most recently:
When playing on Monday are 6-4
After a win are 9-1
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Kentucky’s last 12 games on the road
Kentucky is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Kentucky is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Kentucky is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Creighton is 12-1 SU in its last 13 games
Creighton is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home