|Versus College Football Week 7 Odds: Stanford vs. Washington State|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 14 October 2011 09:00|
Washington St. vs. Stanford Odds
Stanford is now 5-0 on the season and 5-0 against the spread. Washington State is 3-2 on the season and 4-1 against the spread. The Cougars have hit the over in 3-of-5 games while Stanford has hit the under in 3-of-5 games. Stanford has won the last three games in this series.
Trends show that Stanford is 6-1 against the spread in their last 7 games at Washington State. The road team has also covered the spread in 8 of the last 11 games in this series while the two teams have combined to hit the under in 6 of the last 9 meetings.
Oddsmakers have made Stanford the favorites in this game, giving the Cardinal odds of -21 points at Washington State on Saturday. The over/under odds have been set at 63.5 points. (View Matchup)
Stanford is coming off a 48-7 win over Colorado last week. The Cardinal has now won every game by at least 26 points. They are currently averaging 46.2 points per game on offense, which ranks seventh in the country. Defensively, Stanford ranks sixth in scoring, as it is giving up just 10.6 points per game. Andrew Luck is leading the way for Stanford as he has thrown for 1,383 yards and 14 touchdowns this season.
Washington State is coming off a 28-25 loss to UCLA last week. The Cougars are also wrapping up a three-game road trip where it went 1-2. Despite two recent losses, Washington State is still averaging 40.6 points per game on offense while giving up 25 points per game on defense. Washington State has a strong passing attack that averages 350.2 yards per game behind the arm of Marshall Lobbestael, who has thrown for 1,570 yards and 15 touchdowns on the season.
In terms of Injuries, Stanford receiver Drew Terrell is questionable with an undisclosed injury while Washington State offensive lineman Wade Jacobson is questionable with a back injury and defensive end Adam Coerper is questionable with a knee injury.
Currently over 8,900 Public Bets have been placed on this game and Stanford is getting 92% of the wagers with odds of -21 points against Washington on Saturday.