Written and authored by NCAA Basketball Analyst Greg Nelson. Charliessports.com produces it for Basketball Betting news and notes. College Basketball Premium Picks have been winning at a 70.1% rate and will continue through the 2016 NCAA March Madness Finals in April of 2016. The (20-5) and 11th ranked West Virginia Mountaineers of the Bit-Twelve Conference will travel to the “LONE STAR STATE” for a Conference matchup. West Virginia takes on the (16-9) and number twenty-five Texas Longhorns also of the Big-12 in 2016 Basketball action. The teams will play at the Frank Erwin Center on campus in Austin, Texas. Tip-Off time is at 7:00 PM EST on the ESPN2 Television Network. The game is on Tuesday, February 17th, 2016. The Best Sports Handicapper believes West Virginia is playing like one of the elite teams in College Basketball. The Mountaineers can compete with any team in the nation. Texas is also of making some noise in the 2016 NCAA March Madness Tournament. The Opening Betting Line has Texas as a three-point Home Favorite Against The Spread. The Betting Odds Total is not yet available for Tuesday’s game. Read more on our North Carolina State Wolfpack at Virginia Cavaliers game write-up.
The West Virginia Mountaineers have won three of their last four both straight-up and against the spread. West Virginia is in a first-place tie with Kansas in Conference play. The Mountaineers beat TCU at home their last game on Saturday the 13th of February. Head Coach Bob Huggins knows what kind of team he has this season. The 62-year old Ohio native is one of the most popular and intense coaches in the landscape; West Virginia is glad to have him around. Junior Forward Devin Williams is now a member of the program’s 1,000-point club. The Cincinnati, Ohio native is one of fifty former Mountaineers players to achieve the status. Williams also leads the team in rebounding this season. Senior guard Jaysean Paige is the team’s leading scorer with a 14.0 ppg average.
The 2016 Texas Longhorns are on a two-game losing streak. Texas lost on the road to Oklahoma and Iowa State, two of the best teams in the Big-Twelve. The Longhorns are in a 3-way ties with Iowa State and Baylor in Conference play with a 7-5 record. The Burnt Orange Nation is happy to have Shaka Smart as their head coach. Fans in Austin are getting used to the boring and dull style of play. The bottom line is the Longhorns are relevant again in the College Basketball landscape. Junior guard Isaiah Taylor is the team’s leading score with a 15.2 ppg average. Senior Center Cameron Ridley is a beast in the post and grabs a team-high ten rebounds per game. The Houston native also is second on the team in scoring. Prince Ibeh is also a contributor around the basketball. The Garland, Texas product is turning into an NBA prospect after spending most of his career on the bench. The key to a Teas win is to take advantage of the home crowd.
The Betting Odds Under The Total are 7-2-1 West Virginia last ten vs. The Big Twelve Conference.
Texas is 7-1 Against The Spread their last eight overall.
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