|2013 College Football Week 12 Odds & Spread: Oklahoma State vs. Texas|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 14 November 2013 08:00|
Oklahoma St. vs. Texas Odds
Texas, is 7-2 overall, 6-0 in the Big 12, 4-1 at home and 5-4 against the spread. Oklahoma State is 8-1 overall, 5-1 in the Big 12, 3-1 on the road and 6-3 against the spread. The road team has won four straight in this series.
Trends show that the road team is 6-0 against the spread in it the last 6 meetings between the two. The favorite has covered in 4 straight meetings and these two have hit the under in 3 of their last 4 meetings in Texas.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Oklahoma State is favored on the road, as the Cowboys have odds of -3 points at Texas. The over/under total for the game has been set at 63.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Oklahoma State favored by 3 points and hasn’t changed since. The over/under total also hasn’t changed since opening at 63.5.
Texas is coming off a 47-40 overtime win at West Virginia last week. The Longhorns have now won six straight since a 1-2 start. Texas is averaging 34.4 points per game this season and has scored at least 30 points in their last six games. The Longhorns are also giving up just 24.7 points per game on defense. Case McCoy has thrown for 1,471 yards and eight touchdowns on the year while Johnathan Gray has 780 rushing yards with four scores.
Oklahoma State is coming off a 42-6 win over Kansas. The Cowboys have won five straight since losing at West Virginia. Oklahoma State is now averaging 40.7 points per game on offense, while the defense is allowing 19.7 points per contest. Clint Chelf has been strong in recent starts at quarterback. He has thrown for 1,025 yards and nine touchdowns while rushing for 230 yards and three scores this season. Desmond Roland has run for 506 yards and 10 scores as well.
In terms of Injuries, Texas receiver Bryant Jackson (ankle) and linebacker Demarco Cobbs (knee) are both questionable. Oklahoma State receiver Austin Hays (undisclosed) is questionable as well.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Oklahoma State, as the Cowboys are getting 77% of the wagers with odds of -3 points at Texas on Saturday.