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How and what to watch for No. 24 Oklahoma vs. No. 10 Texas Tech

The hottest team in college basketball takes to the floor in the Sooners, who had an incredible January.

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Oklahoma Sooners guard De’Vion Harmon celebrates after defeating the Kansas Jayhawks at Lloyd Noble Center. Oklahoma won 75-68.  Alonzo Adams-USA TODAY Sports

No. 24 Oklahoma is piping hot and has beaten three ranked teams during its five-game winning streak. It is set to take on a fourth straight ranked team in No. 10 Texas Tech on Sunday in a Big 12 men’s basketball matchup.

The Sooners (11-4, 6-3) have typically won with team ball but their guard duo of Austin Reaves and De’Vion Harmon. They rank first and second in scoring and minutes for Oklahoma but will have to beat out Texas Tech’s dynamic lead guard. The Sooners’ winning streak could be in serious jeopardy.

The Red Raiders are led by former Georgetown guard Mac McClung. While he isn’t a bonafide playmaker, he’s scored at least 20 points eight times this season and leads Texas Tech in scoring with 17.6 points per game. His season-high 30 points nearly helped the Red Raiders top No. 11 West Virginia two games ago, and his high-volume shooting always makes him a threat to put up big numbers.

Game Time/TV Channel/Streaming

You can watch Oklahoma vs. Texas Tech on Monday, February 1st at 9:00 p.m. ET on ESPN, or you can watch via the ESPN app with a cable or streaming service login. If you don’t have a cable login to access the ESPN app, you can get a free trial from YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, FuboTV, or Sling TV to stream it.

Point Spread, Totals, Odds, Trends (updated 4:30 p.m.)

Point spread: Texas Tech -7.5
Point total: 134
Money line: Oklahoma +240, Texas Tech -305

Betting Splits (updated 4:30 p.m.)

Oklahoma: 70% of handle, 81% of bets
Texas Tech: 30% of handle, 19% of bets

  • Texas Tech is 7-10 against the spread.
  • Oklahoma is 10-4-1 against the spread.

The Best Bet

Texas Tech edged out Oklahoma by two points on the road in December on a poor shooting night for McClung, but he’s scored 20 or more points in four straight games and has begun to hit his stride. The Red Raiders have won by double-digits in seven of their 10 home games this year.

Pick: Texas Tech -6.5

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