|2009 Washington State at Oregon Betting Preview: Odds, Trends & Injuries|
|Saturday, 03 October 2009 13:00|
Pac 10 Match-Up
Despite a slow start No. 16 Oregon is one of the hottest teams in the country and the Ducks look the keep that trend going Saturday when they host Washington State at 9:15PM ET from Autzen Stadium.
After a 19-8 loss at Boise State to open the season, the Ducks have won three-straight including back-to-back wins over ranked opponents. Last week, Oregon dominated California, 42-3. Jeremiah Masoli has improved throughout the season to help the Ducks. Masoli has thrown for 632 yards and three touchdowns on the year while also rushing for 166 yards and four touchdowns. LaMichael James has filled in nicely for the suspended LeGarrette Blount. James has rushed for 348 yards and two touchdowns on the season to lead the Oregon rushing attack. On defense, the Ducks have had trouble stopping the run, ranking third to last in the PAC 10 in rushing yards allowed.
Washington State is 1-3 on the year with its lone win coming against Southern Methodist. The Cougars have allowed 131 points on the year and rank last in the conference in points allowed, yards allowed, and passing yards allowed. It doesn’t get much better on offense as Washington State is last in the conference in points scored. The Cougars are led on offense by Marshall Lobbestael, who has thrown for 367 yards and two touchdowns. James Montgomery and Dwight Tardy lead the rushing attack, as each has rushed for over 160 yards with one touchdown.
Oddsmakers from online sports book SBGGLOBAL have made
College Football Week 5 Betting Trends
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6 of 10 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL since 1992
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1 of 2 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons
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2 of 3 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1992
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1 of 1 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons
[CB] 08/05/2009 - Romeo Pellum has been dismissed from the team ( Dismissed )
[RB] 09/07/2009 - Chris Ivory out for season ( Dismissed )
[CB] 09/07/2009 - Devin Giles out for season ( Dismissed )
[WR] 09/09/2009 - Kevin Norrell has been dismissed from team ( Disciplinary )
[S] 09/09/2009 - Tyree Toomer is expected to redshirt ( Oblique )
[WR] 09/17/2009 - Jeshua Anderson has left team ( None )
[OG] 09/26/2009 - Zack Williams "?" Saturday vs
[DE] 09/26/2009 - Kevin Kooyman is downgraded to doubtful Saturday vs.
[S] 09/17/2009 - DeAndre Daniels out indefinitely ( Fibula )
[RB] 09/22/2009 - James Montgomery out for season ( Leg )
[Backup QB] 09/26/2009 - Kevin Lopina is downgraded to out indefinitely ( Calf )
[QB] 09/29/2009 - Jeff Tuel expected to start Saturday vs.
[DT] 09/30/2009 - Josh Luapo out for season ( Knee )
[OG] 09/30/2009 - Steven Ayers expected to miss 2-4 weeks ( Ankle )
[WR] 09/26/2009 - Rory Cavaille missed last game, "?" Saturday vs.
[FS] 09/30/2009 - Terrell Ward is downgraded to expected to miss Saturday vs.
[RB] 09/06/2009 - LeGarrette Blount out for season ( Suspension )
[CB] 09/29/2009 - Walter Thurmond III out for season ( Knee )
Washington State Cougars +31.5 Over 55
Oregon Ducks -31.5 Under 55
Posted: 10/3/09 6:00PM ET