Oklahoma vs. OK State Prediction
Are the Oklahoma Sooners ripe for an upset today when they visit their in-state rivals the Oklahoma State Cowboys at 2:00 p.m. ET?
Who Oddsmakers Like: Oklahoma. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Sooners are 3.5-point road favorites to knock off the Cowboys, who opened as 3-point home underdogs. As for the total, the number hit the board at 169 but has been since bet up a half-point to 169.5.
Who Public Bettors Like: Oklahoma. As of Saturday morning, 63% of betting tickets and 77% of the money is on the Sooners to cover the point spread this afternoon. The over, meanwhile, is receiving 51% of the betting tickets but 66% of the money wagered on this game is on the under.
Who We Like: Oklahoma. The Sooners have covered the spread in 13 of their last 16 games against the Cowboys and have cashed in four of their last five trips to Stillwater. Oklahoma is also 5-1 against the number in their last six games coming off a loss, are 5-2 at the betting window in their last seven games played on Saturday, and are 9-4 against the spread in their last 13 conference games.
On the other side, the Cowboys have failed to cover in six of their last seven games overall, are 1-7 against the spread in their last eight home games, and are just 1-7 at the betting window in their last eight conference matchups.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: OKLAHOMA SOONERS -3.5