Texas Longhorns vs. Texas Tech Red Raiders: 1/13/2021 Matchup Betting Preview, Predictions, Computer Picks, Odds and Trends

Written by on January 13, 2021

The No. 4 Texas Longhorns (10-1) will look to build on a six-game win streak when they host the No. 15 Texas Tech Red Raiders (10-3) on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at Frank Erwin Center as just 2.5-point favorites. The game airs at 9:00 PM ET on ESPN2. The matchup has an over/under of 134.5.

Betting Information

Texas vs Texas Tech Betting Information
Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
Texas -2.5 -117 -105 134.5 -109 -113 -155 125

Computer Picks

Computer picks for Texas vs Texas Tech
ATS Over/Under Score Prediction
Texas (-2.5) Over (134.5) Texas 71 Texas Tech 65

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Total Facts

  • In eight of 11 games (72.7%) this season, the Longhorns and their opponents have scored at least this matchup’s over/under of 134.5 points.
  • Texas Tech and its opponents have combined to score at least 134.5 points in 46.2% of their matchups this year (six of 13 opportunities).
  • These two teams average a combined 151.1 points per game, 16.6 more points than the total of 134.5 set for this matchup.
  • Opponents of these teams have averaged a combined 121.7 points per game, 12.8 less than the over/under in this game.
  • The Longhorns average point total in outings this season is 139.4, 4.9 points higher than the over/under in this game.
  • The average over/under in Red Raiders games this year is 1.0 fewer point than the point total of 134.5 in this outing.

Scoring Betting Tips

  • The Longhorns average 75.6 points per game, 17.6 more points than the 58 the Red Raiders give up.
  • When Texas puts up more than 58 points, it is 10-1 overall and 6-0 against the spread.
  • When Texas Tech allows more than 75.6 points, it is 0-1 against the spread and 0-1 overall.
  • The Red Raiders put up 11.8 more points per game (75.5) than the Longhorns give up to opponents (63.7).
  • Texas Tech is 9-1 overall and 4-0 against the spread in games it scores more than 63.7 points.
  • Texas is 0-1 against the spread and 1-0 overall when it allows its opponents to put up more than 75.5 points.
  • The Longhorns have out-scored their opponents by a total of 131 points this season (11.9 points per game on average), and the Red Raiders have put up 228 more points than their opponents on the year (17.5 per game).

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Texas Betting Information

  • Strong against this spread this season, the Longhorns have covered six times in 11 contests.
  • When favored by at least 2.5 points, the Longhorns have struggled to a 2-4 record ATS this season.
  • In 6 of 11 (54.5%) contests this season, Texas and its opponents have hit the over.

Texas Tech Betting Information

  • Texas Tech has failed to cover the spread in more than half of its outings, going 4-8 ATS.
  • When they are at least 2.5-point underdogs, the Red Raiders have a record ATS of 4-8.
  • In 6 out of Red Raiders 12 games this season, (50%) the teams have combined to hit the over.

Head to Head

Texas vs Texas Tech (Last 4 Games)
Date Favorite Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/29/2020 Texas Tech -11 126 -780 +500 Regular Season 68-58 UT
2/8/2020 Texas Tech -2.5 130 N/A N/A Regular Season 62-57 TTU
3/4/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 70-51 TTU
1/12/2019 N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 68-62 TTU

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Texas Leaders

  • The Longhorns scoring leader is Courtney Ramey, who averages 13.8 per contest to go with 3.3 rebounds and 3.5 assists.
  • Texas’ leading rebounder is Greg Brown III averaging 7.9 boards per game and its best passer is Matt Coleman III and his 4.4 assists per game.
  • Andrew Jones makes more threes per game than any of his teammates on the Longhorns, knocking down shots from beyond the arc at a clip of 1.9 per game.
  • Coleman is Texas’ leader in steals, averaging 1.3 steals per game, while Brown leads them in blocks with 1.2 per contest.

Texas Tech Leaders

  • Mac McClung is the top scorer for the Red Raiders with 15.3 points per game. He also adds 2.7 rebounds and 2.5 assists per game to his statistics.
  • The Texas Tech leaders in rebounding and assists are Marcus Santos-Silva with 6.0 rebounds per game (he also adds 8.7 points and 1.1 assists per game) and Kyler Edwards with 2.9 assists per game (he also tacks on 10.6 points and 5.4 rebounds per game).
  • Edwards makes 1.8 three-pointers per game, the most on the Red Raiders.
  • Texas Tech’s leader in steals is Nimari Burnett (1.4 per game), and its leader in blocks is Santos-Silva (1.2 per game).
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