West Virginia vs. Texas Pick
Both teams enter this game at 4-0 overall. West Virginia is 1-0 on the road and 1-3 against the spread while Texas is 2-0 at home and 3-1 ATS. This is the first meeting between these two since 1956.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Texas as the home favorite in this game, as the Longhorns are getting odds of -7 points against West Virginia. The over/under total for the game has been set at 75 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had Texas favored by 7 points as well. The spread did drop to 6.5 points during the week before returning to its opening spread of 7 points.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 67% are going on West Virginia with odds of +7 points at Texas on Saturday. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Texas is 4-1 ATS L5 overall. West Virginia is 2-6 ATS L8 following a SU win. This game might set some offensive records. Texas ranks 63rd in the nation in total defense, while West Virginia ranks a lowly 106. Texas may not have a Geno Smith, but they do have a David Ash. The young quarterback is second behind Smith with a 184.0 passer rating, after throwing for 304 yards in a 41-36 win at Oklahoma State last week. He’s just the fourth quarterback in Texas history to post consecutive 300-yard games. West Virginia couldn’t slow down Baylor last week and had to outscore them. Texas is much better defensively and slightly better on the offensive end. This is West Virginia’s first road game of the season and in the Big 12.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 6 FREE PICK: TEXAS -7