West Virginia vs. Texas Tech Pick
West Virginia is 5-0 on the season and 2-0 on the road while Texas Tech is 4-1 overall and 2-1 at home. The Mountaineers are 2-3 against the spread while the Red Raiders are 4-1 ATS. These two teams haven’s met since 1938.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have West Virginia as the road favorite in this game, as the Mountaineers have odds of -3.5 points at Texas Tech. The over/under total for the game has been set at 77.5 points
Line Movement: Opening odds had West Virginia as a 5-point favorite. The spread reached as high as 5.5 points before making the drop down to 3.5 points.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 81% are going on West Virginia with odds of -3.5 points at Texas Tech on Saturday. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Texas Tech is 11-3-1 ATS L15 following an ATS loss and is 15-5 ATS L20 Homecoming games. Texas Tech will look to stop or at least slow down Heisman favorite Geno Smith. At some point, West Virginia (5-0, 2-0 Big 12) will slow down as they continue to travel throughout the Big 12. The Mountaineers average 571 yards per game and 52 points per game. Texas Tech struggled last week in a home loss to Oklahoma, 41-20 as senior QB Seth Doege threw for 203 yards and a career-tying three picks. Fortunately, they play a shaky West Virginia defense that has surrendered 1,104 yards in their last two games and they rank ninth in the conference with 35ppg allowed.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 7 FREE PICK: TEXAS TECH +3.5