College Basketball Picks

Austin Peay vs Kansas Predictions

When: 4:00 PM ET, Thursday, March 17, 2016
Where: Wells Fargo Arena, Des Moines, Iowa
TV: 4 p.m. ET, TNT
Line: Kansas -25.5, Total: 152

Austin Peay vs Kansas Preview

Austine Peay (18-17) is on a six-game win streak, including four victories in four days at the Ohio Valley tourney in Nashville. Chris Horton, who is averaging a team-best 18.9 points and 12 rebounds and was named the Ohio Valley Tournament MVP. Kansas (30-4) is riding a 14-game win streak which includes three Big 12 Tournament victories by an average of 12 points apiece. Guard Devonte Graham scored a career high-tying 27 points in the 81-71 championship game win over West Virginia. This will be the fifth time the Jayhawks have been a No. 1 seed under Self and the first time since 2013, when they lost to fourth-seeded Michigan in the Sweet 16.

Chris Horton 15 PTS, 8 REB, 1.7 BLK
Josh Robinson 14 PTS, 2 REB, 36 FG%
Khalil Davis 9 PTS, 3 REB, 37.2 FG%

Perry Ellis 18 PTS, 7 REB, 0.5 BLK
Wayne Selden Jr. 14 PTS, 3 REB, 48.5 FG%
Frank Mason III 13 PTS, 4 REB, 4.7 AST

Score Prediction:
Kansas 91 – Austin Peay 61