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    A spot in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament East Region bracket is on the line when the No. 6 seed Kentucky Wildcats (22-11) meet the No. 3 seed Kansas State Wildcats (24-9) on Sunday at 2:40 PM on CBS. Kentucky has been installed as a 3-point favorite to win this second round matchup.

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    How do I watch Wildcats vs. Wildcats?

    • Game Day: Sunday, March 19, 2023
    • Game Time: 2:40 PM ET
    • TV Channel: CBS
    • Location: Greensboro, North Carolina
    • Arena: Greensboro Coliseum

    Betting Lines for Wildcats vs. Wildcats

    Kentucky vs Kansas State Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Kentucky -3 144.5

    Kentucky Betting Stats & Information

    • Kentucky has won 15 of 23 games when favored on the moneyline this season (65.2%).
    • When they have played as a moneyline favorite with odds of -154 or shorter, the Kentucky Wildcats have gone 14-8 (63.6% winning percentage).
    • The Kentucky Wildcats’ ATS record is 16-17-0 this season.
    • The Kansas State Wildcats have a 4-4 record against the spread in games they were an underdog by 3 points or more this season.
    • Kentucky’s average point total in matchups this season is 142.2, 2.3 points less than the total in this game.

    Kansas State Betting Stats & Info

    • Kansas State has won five, or 35.7%, of the 14 games it has played as underdogs this season.
    • This season, the Kansas State Wildcats have won four of their nine games, or 44.4%, when they’re the underdog by at least +131 on the moneyline.
    • The Kansas State Wildcats’ ATS record is 22-11-0 this season.
    • The Kansas State Wildcats have a 4-4 record against the spread this season when an underdog by 3 points or more.
    • The average point total for Kansas State this season is the same as this game’s over/under.

    Kentucky vs. Kansas State Season Stat Comparison

    Kentucky Rank Kentucky AVG Kansas State AVG Kansas State Rank
    109th 74.6 Points Scored 75.5 84th
    102nd 67.6 Points Allowed 68.9 141st
    9th 36.5 Rebounds 32.2 149th
    2nd 11.9 Off. Rebounds 8.7 163rd
    289th 6.3 3pt Made 7 220th
    43rd 15.2 Assists 16.9 8th
    71st 10.8 Turnovers 13.7 322nd

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Kentucky Wildcats Leaders

    • The Kentucky Wildcats leader in points and rebounds is Oscar Tshiebwe, who scores 16.2 points and pulls down 13.5 rebounds per game.
    • Cason Wallace is Kentucky’s best passer, distributing 4.3 assists per game while scoring 11.4 PPG.
    • The Kentucky Wildcats get the most three-point shooting production out of Antonio Reeves, who knocks down 2.4 threes per game.

    Kansas State Wildcats Leaders

    • Keyontae Johnson records 17.7 points and 7.1 rebounds per game for the Kansas State Wildcats, making him the leading scorer and rebounder on the team.
    • Markquis Nowell records more assists than any other Kansas State teammate with 7.8 per game. He also scores 16.8 points and grabs 3.6 rebounds per game.
    • Nowell is dependable from three-point range and leads the Kansas State Wildcats with 2.4 made threes per game.

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