The Wildcats covered the odds against Mississippi State as a 2.5-point road favorite –against-the-spread and 3-1 against-the-spread over the last four overall. The Commodores covered the college basketball betting odds as a 3-point road underdog to move to 2-1 against-the-spread over the last three games.
Kentucky beat the Commodores 85-72 on Jan. 30 and covered the spread as an 8.5-point home favorite.
The Wildcats love playing on national television, and are 4-0 against-the-spread in their last four Saturday games. The Commodores are 0-4 against-the-spread mark in their last four Saturday games.
The Wildcats are 6-2 against-the-spread in their last eight road games.
The Cats were 2.5 point favorites on Friday night. The gap may close before gametime.