|2012 College Football Week 14 Odds & Spread: Oklahoma State vs. Baylor|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 28 November 2012 06:30|
Oklahoma State vs. Baylor Odds
WACO, TX (The Spread) – No. 24 Oklahoma State looks to end its regular season with a win when it hits the road on Saturday to face Baylor at Noon ET on FX.
Oklahoma State is 7-4 on the season, 5-3 in the Big 12 and 1-3 on the road. Baylor is 6-5 on the season, 3-5 in the Big 12 and 4-1 at home. The Cowboys are 6-4 against the spread this year while the Bears are 7-4 ATS. Oklahoma State has won and covered the spread in six straight in this series.
Trends show that Oklahoma State is 13-3 against the spread in the last 16 games of this series and 5-2 ATS in their last 7 trips to Baylor. The home team is actually 8-2 against the spread in the last 10 games of this series.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Oklahoma State is the slight favorite on the road, as the Cowboys have odds of -4 points at Baylor on Saturday. The over/under total has been set at 86 points. The opening odds for this game Oklahoma State favored by 4.5 points. The spread hit a peak of 5 points before falling back to a low of Oklahoma State -4.
Oklahoma State is coming off a 51-48 loss at Oklahoma last week in overtime. The Cowboys had won two straight before losing to the Sooners. Oklahoma State is averaging 45.6 points per game this season, which ranks third in the nation. Defensively, Oklahoma State is allowing 28.4 points per game. The team is being led by running back Joseph Randle of 1,212 yards and 14 touchdowns.
Baylor is coming off a 52-45 win over Texas Tech last week. The Bears have now won two straight entering this game. Baylor currently ranks fifth in the nation in scoring, averaging 44.4 points per game on offense. However, the defense has allowed 38.5 points per contest this year. Baylor is being led by quarterback Nick Florence, who has thrown for 3,825 yards and 30 touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Baylor safety K.J. Morton is questionable with a groin injury while linebacker Rodney Chadwick is out with a knee injury. Oklahoma State quarterback Wes Lunt is questionable with a head injury while receiver Tracy Moore is out with an ankle injury.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Oklahoma State. The Cowboys are getting 74% of the wagers with odds of -4 points at Baylor on Saturday.