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Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky – College Basketball – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The Western Kentucky Hilltoppers (8-4) are heavy underdogs (+11) for an attempt to continue a three-game winning streak when they visit the No. 20 Kentucky Wildcats (8-2) at 6:00 PM ET on Wednesday, December 22, 2021 at Rupp Arena. The matchup has an over/under of 143.5 points.

Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky Predictions

Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky Betting Odds

Kentucky vs Western Kentucky Betting Information
Favorite Spread Total
Kentucky -11 143.5 points

Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky Betting Trends

  • Kentucky is 5-5-0 against the spread this season.
  • In games they have played as 11-point favorites or more, the Wildcats have an ATS record of 3-4.
  • Kentucky’s games have gone over the total four times this season.
  • The 82.1 points per game the Wildcats put up are 16.4 more points than the Hilltoppers allow (65.7).
  • Kentucky has a 4-5 record against the spread and an 8-1 record overall when scoring more than 65.7 points.
  • Western Kentucky is 4-6-0 against the spread this season.
  • In games they have played as 11-point underdogs or more, the Hilltoppers have a perfect ATS record of 1-0.
  • This year, five of Western Kentucky’s games have gone over the point total out of 10 chances.
  • The Hilltoppers average 16.4 more points per game (78.6) than the Wildcats give up to opponents (62.2).
  • When it scores more than 62.2 points, Western Kentucky is 4-5 against the spread and 8-3 overall.

Kentucky vs. Western Kentucky Over/Under Trends

  • Kentucky and its opponents have combined to go over Wednesday’s over/under of 143.5 points four times this season.
  • There have been six Western Kentucky games that have ended with a combined score over 143.5 points this season.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 160.7 points per game, 17.2 points more than the point total of 143.5 for this contest.
  • The 127.9 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 15.6 fewer than the 143.5 over/under in this contest.
  • The Wildcats have seen a 144.8 average over/under in their games this season, 1.3 points more than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 0.4 points separates the average total points bet in Hilltoppers’ games (143.9 points) and this matchup’s over/under (143.5 points).

Kentucky Team Leaders

  • Oscar Tshiebwe: 16.3 PTS, 14.1 REB, 1.3 STL, 1.7 BLK, 66.7 FG%
  • Sahvir Wheeler: 11.5 PTS, 7.7 AST, 1.6 STL, 46.5 FG%, 22.2 3PT% (4-for-18)
  • Tyty Washington Jr.: 13.3 PTS, 1.1 STL, 47.0 FG%, 37.5 3PT% (12-for-32)
  • Keion Brooks Jr.: 10.4 PTS, 47.3 FG%, 23.1 3PT% (3-for-13)
  • Kellan Grady: 10.0 PTS, 48.0 FG%, 44.2 3PT% (23-for-52)

Western Kentucky Team Leaders

  • Dayvion McKnight: 13.5 PTS, 6.4 AST, 2.0 STL, 52.3 FG%, 30.0 3PT% (3-for-10)
  • Jamarion Sharp: 7.7 PTS, 7.7 REB, 4.3 BLK, 68.9 FG%
  • Jairus Hamilton: 16.5 PTS, 48.1 FG%, 31.9 3PT% (15-for-47)
  • Josh Anderson: 12.1 PTS, 2.8 STL, 50.0 FG%, 47.4 3PT% (9-for-19)
  • Camron Justice: 12.8 PTS, 1.9 STL, 41.6 FG%, 36.5 3PT% (19-for-52)

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