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    Kansas 2 point favorite

    I thought it may be a point or even a pick 'em but I think sharp money ends up on ISU


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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Wow...really? I figured it would be a Pick at the very least, ISU maybe favored by a few.



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    It seems Vegas miscalculated. They took Hilton into account, but forgot to multiply by the magic factor.


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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Any way of telling how the money is coming in, short of them moving the line?



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Quote Originally Posted by madcityCY View Post
    Any way of telling how the money is coming in, short of them moving the line?
    Money is going towards ISU. Line is now 1 pt at all vegas books..was 2



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    If I was a gambler, I'd take that action. The 2 day turnaround should double home court advantage, IMO. Recall the OU game.
    I also think the KU visit is always ISU's biggest game of the year, and Hoiberg will have the boys completely focused.



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Quote Originally Posted by cycophagus View Post
    If I was a gambler, I'd take that action. The 2 day turnaround should double home court advantage, IMO. Recall the OU game.
    I also think the KU visit is always ISU's biggest game of the year, and Hoiberg will have the boys completely focused.
    The problem with that is, KU plays about 3 Big Monday games per year. So they and Coach Self are more then used to preparing for them.



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Bill Self has already seen Fred's hand unless Fred has drawn a couple of aces since the meeting in Lawrence. I expect KU to be very prepared for the surprise lineup Freddy sprung on him at PA. Hopefully Freddy can pull out a couple new wrinkles to keep the KU D off balance.


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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Hilton is going to be like a shark tank with a great white shark that was starved for weeks and strapped on the back of that shark will be a Siberian Tiger that was abused by a Jayhawk fan.



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Wow...really? I figured it would be a Pick at the very least, ISU maybe favored by a few.
    They obviously didn't bring in the Hilton Magic factor. If so, they would have us winning by double digits.....




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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Smart money likes us. Down to a pick em with 75% of the bets for KU.



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    I'm going with my husbands thoughts on this...
    Down to the wire... free throws... and Timeouts, and whoever has the ball last, will be crucial!



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Quote Originally Posted by bosco View Post
    Hilton is going to be like a shark tank with a great white shark that was starved for weeks and strapped on the back of that shark will be a Siberian Tiger that was abused by a Jayhawk fan.
    Like this?



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    Re: Kansas 2 point favorite

    Right now it is KU -1/144.


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