|2012 ESPN Big 12 College Football Week 14 Odds: Oklahoma vs. TCU|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 28 November 2012 07:30|
Oklahoma vs. TCU Odds
FORT WORTH, TX (The Spread) – No. 12 Oklahoma looks to make a push for a BCS at-large bid on Saturday when it closes the regular season at TCU at Noon ET on ESPN.
Oklahoma is 9-2 overall, 7-1 in the Big 12 and 4-0 on the road. TCU is 7-4 on the season, 4-4 in the Big 12 and 2-3 at home. Both teams are 5-6 against the spread this year. The road team has won four of the last five games in this series and TCU has covered the spread in three of its last four against Oklahoma.
Trends show that TCU is 0-7 against the spread in its last 7 home games against a team with a winning road record. Oklahoma is 0-4 ATS in its last 4 games following a win and 13-6 ATS in their last 19 games following a failed cover.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Oklahoma is the favorite on the road in this game, as the Sooners have odds of -6.5 points at TCU on Saturday. The over/under total has been set at 60.5 points. The opening odds for this game had Oklahoma favored by 8 points. The spread never got higher than that and is currently at is low with Oklahoma favored by 6.5 points.
Oklahoma is coming off a 51-48 win over Oklahoma State last week in overtime. The Sooners have now won four straight games, with three of those wins coming by single digits. Oklahoma is averaging 41.7 points per game this year, which ranks seventh in the country. The defense is allowing 24.8 points per contest. Quarterback Landry Jones is leading this team with 3,745 passing yards and 27 touchdowns.
TCU is coming off a 20-13 win at Texas last week. The Horned Frogs have traded wins and losses the last four weeks. TCU is averaging 30.5 points per game this year on offense while the defense is allowing 23. points per contest. Quarterback Trevone Boykin is leading TCU on the year with 1,622 passing yards and 14 touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Oklahoma defensive end David King is questionable with an ankle injury while running back Brennan Clay is probable with a leg injury. TCU defensive tackle David Johnson is out with an undisclosed injury.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Oklahoma, as the Sooners are getting 74% of the wagers with odds of -6.5 points at TCU on Saturday.