|ESPN College Football Game of the Week Odds: Oklahoma vs. Kansas State|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 27 October 2011 10:00|
Oklahoma vs. Kansas State Odds
Kansas State is 7-0 on the season and 6-1 against the spread while Oklahoma is 6-1 on the year and 4-3 against the spread. Both teams have hit the over in 4-of-7 games this season. Oklahoma has won the last four games in this series.
Trends show that the road team is 7-2-1 against the spread in the last 10 games of this series while Oklahoma is just 1-4 ATS in their last 5 conference games and Kansas State is 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games following a win.
Oddsmakers have made Oklahoma a sizeable road favorite in this game, giving the Sooners odds of -13.5 points against Kansas State on Saturday. The over/under odds have been set at 58.5 points. (View Matchup)
Kansas State is off to a great start, but the Wildcats have only faced one ranked opponent this season. Kansas State is averaging 33.6 points per game on offense while allowing 19.7 points per game on defense. Kansas State has been relying heavily on the rushing game, as the Wildcats are 110th in the country in passing yards at just 140.9 yards per game. The Wildcats are led by the tandem of Collin Klein and John Hubert, who have over 1,300 rushing yards and 16 touchdowns this season.
Oklahoma suffered a 41-38 loss to Texas Tech last week for its first defeat of the season. The Sooners allowed 572 yards of offense to the Red Raiders in the game, including 452 passing yards. Oklahoma had 536 total yards of its own, but committed two turnovers in the loss. Landry Jones threw for 412 yards and five touchdowns to lead Oklahoma in the game.
In terms of Injuries, Oklahoma linebacker Tom Wort is doubtful with a concussion while Kansas State offensive lineman Manase Foketi is out with an ankle injury.
Currently over 5,300 Public Bets have been placed on this game and Kansas State is getting 57% of the wagers with odds of +13.5 points against Oklahoma on Saturday.