Washington State vs. Stanford Pick
Stanford is 5-2 on the season and 4-0 at home while Washington State is 2-5 overall and 1-2 on the road. The Cougars are 2-4-1 against the spread this year while the Cardinal are 4-3 ATS. Stanford has won four straight in this series.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Stanford as the clear favorite in this game, as the Cardinal are getting odds of -24.5 points against Washington State. The over/under total has been set at 50.5 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had Stanford favored by 21.5 points. The spread never got lower than that and peaked at 25 points before closing at Stanford -24.5.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 62% are going on Stanford -24.5 points against Washington State. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Stanford is 13-4-1 ATS L18 conference games. The favorite is 5-1 ATS L6 in series. Last year: Stanford (-21) over WASHINGTON STATE, 44-14. Stanford has quietly put together a solid season at 5-2 and 3-1 in the Pac-12 after losing Andrew Luck to the NFL. RB Stepfan Taylor rushed for a career-high 189 yards and a TD in 21-3 win over California in the Big Game. Stanford has averaged 219 yards per game on he ground in the last three weeks. The better news for Stanford is that they play a Washington State team that allows 175 yards per game on the ground. Josh Nunes is still the starter, but backup Kevin Hogan add more to the running game. Washington State needs a big game from QB Jeff Tuel against a very good defense.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 9 FREE PICK: STANFORD -24.5