Texas Tech vs Creighton Odds, Lines & Tips (Nov 21)

Creighton Bluejays guard Baylor Scheierman celebrates a basket

11/17/2022; Omaha, Nebraska, USA; Creighton Bluejays guard Baylor Scheierman (55) celebrates after scoring against the UC Riverside Highlanders in the second half at CHI Health Center Omaha. Mandatory Credit: Dylan Widger-USA TODAY Sports

  • Creighton is a four-point favorite over Texas Tech in Monday’s Maui Jim Maui Invitational
  • Both teams are undefeated; Creighton is 4-0 and Texas Tech is 3-0
  • A look at the game between Texas Tech and Creighton and the odds are below with a selection

Two ranked and undefeated teams begin the Maui Jim Maui Invitational when #23 Texas Tech meets #10 Creighton in a first-round match at the Lahaina Civic Center, Hawaii on Monday at 2:30 p.m. ET.

Texas Tech (3-0) defeated Louisiana Tech 64-55 on Monday night. On Thursday night, Creighton (4-0) beat UC Riverside 80-51.

Texas Tech vs Creighton Odds

team money line Spread In total
texas tech OUT +4 (-110) Over 133.5 (-110)
Creighton OUT -4 (-110) Under 133.5 (-110)

Odds as of November 20th at Caesars Sportsbook.

Creighton is a four-point favorite on Monday’s college basketball odds. The NCAA tournament championship odds list Texas Tech at +2500 and the Bluejays at +4000.

Texas Tech Betting Trends

Senior forward Kevin Obanor led the way for Texas Tech early in the season. That’s not surprising as he’s the only one of the Red Raiders’ top nine goalscorers from last season to return for the 2022-23 season.

Obanor averages 12.3 points and 6.3 rebounds per game. He led by 15 points and eight boards in the win over Louisiana Tech.

Back in the Big 12 after a year in the Pac-12, senior guard De’Vion Harmon tops the stats averaging 11.3 points, 4.3 assists, 3.3 rebounds and 2.0 steals. Against Louisiana Tech, he had 15 points, six assists, four rebounds and two steals.

Harmon joined Texas Tech after playing for Oregon last season. He began his college career with two seasons in Oklahoma.

Sophomore forward Daniel Batcho is Texas Tech’s top rebounder at 7.0 per game. He has a scoring average of 9.3.

Freshman guard Pop Isaacs contributed 10 points and four assists on Monday as the Red Raiders shot 50.0% (23 of 46) to equal 20 turnovers. They held Louisiana Tech on 37.7% (20 of 53) on shooting overall and 6 of 24 (25.0%) from three-point range.

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Creighton betting trends

A year after emerging as one of the nation’s best big men, junior center Ryan Kalkbrenner leads Creighton with 16.5 points and 6.8 rebounds per game. In the win over UC Riverside, he finished with 12 points and eight rebounds while making five of six shots from the field.

The Bluejays shot 52.5% (52.5) ​​while capping UC Riverside at 35.5% (22 of 62), including 15.8% (3 of 19) from long range. Kalkbrenner helped Creighton to a 42-31 rebound advantage.

Senior guard Baylor Scheierman, a transfer from South Dakota State, batted 7 of 10 shots on his way to 17 points and six rebounds. He made an immediate impression on Creighton, averaging 10.5 points, 8.8 rebounds and 2.0 steals.

Sophomore forward Arthur Kaluma added 12 points, seven rebounds and four assists. Sophomore guard Trey Alexander contributed 12 points, nine rebounds and three assists.

For the season, Kaluma is averaging 13.5 points and averaging 5.8 rebounds per game. Alexander averages 11.3 points and 5.0 rebounds.

Texas Tech vs Creighton Prediction

The teams last met in 2019 in Paradise, Nevada, with Creighton winning 83-76. This duel has what it takes to get close, so let’s get on with Texas Tech and the points.

Choice: Texas Tech +4 (-110)

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John Perrotto

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