|Washington State vs. Oregon 2013 College Football Week 8 Odds & Total|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Friday, 18 October 2013 12:00|
Washington St. vs. Oregon Odds
Oregon is 6-0 overall, 3-0 in the Pac-12, 3-0 at home and 6-0 against the spread. Washington State is 4-3 overall, 2-2 in conference play, 2-1 on the road and 5-2 against the spread. Oregon has won six straight over Washington State.
Trends show that the home team is 6-2 against the spread in the last 8 games of the series while the two teams have hit the over in 8 of their last 10 meetings. Oregon has also hit the over in 26 of its last 37 conference games.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Oregon is the favorite at home, as the Ducks have odds of -38.5 points against Washington State. The over/under total for the game has been set at 73 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Oregon favored by 38.5. The spread dropped to 37.5 before moving up to 39. It then fell back to 38.5. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 73 points.
Oregon has been almost untouchable this season, as the Ducks are scoring at least 45 points in each game and winning by a minimum of 21 points. Oregon is averaging 56.8 points per game on offense, while the defense is allowing 13.8 points per game. Quarterback Marcus Mariota has thrown for 1,724 yards and 17 touchdowns while rushing for 426 yards and eight scores. Byron Marshall has added 554 rushing yards with six touchdowns.
Washington State is coming off a 52-24 loss to Oregon State last week. The Cougars are giving up 25.3 points per game and posting 29.9 points per contest. Washington State ranks 123rd in rushing, posting just 66.4 yards per game. Quarterback Connor Halliday has thrown for 2,241 yards and 14 touchdowns this season, but also has 13 interceptions. Gabe Marks has added 46 receptions for 512 yards and four scores.
In terms of Injuries, Oregon running back De’Anthony Thomas is doubtful with an ankle injury. Washington State defensive lineman Emmitt Su’a-Kalio is questionable with a leg injury.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Oregon, as the Ducks are getting 57% of the wagers with odds of -38.5 points against Washington State on Saturday.