Texas Longhorns vs Oklahoma State Cowboys will be held on Saturday, January 7, 2023 at the Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, OK
Oklahoma State enters this contest with a 9-5 record while the Longhorns have a 12-2 record.
Texas took a loss on the road to Kansas State in their last game by a score of 116-103. Texas had 24 rebounds in the game with 6 on the offensive side. the Longhorns made 22 of 26 free throws and shot 51.5% field goal percentage and made 11 of 27 three point attempts.
The leading scorer for Texas was Tyrese Hunter with 29 points including 8 for 1 shooting in 25 minutes of playing time.
The team is averaging 84.1 points per game and 49.7% from the field with just under 35% from three pointer. they mage 72.5% from the free throe line and rank 19th in passing. Also, they commit 17 fouls per game on an average and 11.4 turnovers.
On defense, the Longhorns are forcing 17.4 turnovers per game while drawing 17.1 personal fouls.
Oklahoma State Cowboys won their last game with a 67-60 win over West Virginia. In the game they had 14 turnovers and grabbed 29 rebounds, along with 5 steals.
The Cowboys made 12 of 17 from the charity stripe. From 3 point land they made 5 of 16 but shot 48% from the field.
Oklahoma State was led by Bryce Thompson with 15 points on 34 minutes of playing time.
As a team, the Cowboys shoot 42.5 % from the field and average 71 per game on the season. The rebound average is 38 per game with 13.6 assists per game. The team commits just under 17 fouls per game and shoot 72.4% from the stripe.
Looking at all of the numbers and opponents to date has me taking Oklahoma State +6.5.