Oklahoma vs. Texas Prediction
Will the Texas Longhorns take down the Oklahoma Sooners on Saturday evening in Big 12 play? The conference foes will tip-off at 6:15 p.m. ET.
Who Oddsmakers Like: Texas. According to oddsmakers from online sports book YouWager, the Longhorns are 3-point home favorites to beat the Sooners, who opened as 3-point road underdogs. The total, meanwhile, sits at 151.5 and that's where the number opened.
Who Public Bettors Like: Texas. As of Saturday morning, 62% of the betting tickets wagered at online sportsbooks are on the Longhorns. Meanwhile, 72% of the money wagered at online sportsbooks is also on Texas to cover the spread.
Who We Like: Texas. The Sooners have been a bad bet of late. They're just 1-5 against the spread in their last six games overall, are winless at 0-4 against the number in their last four road games, and are winless at the betting window in their last four games coming off a win. Oklahoma is just 1-5 against the spread in their last six games versus an opponent with a winning record as well.
The Longhorns, meanwhile, are 4-0 against the spread in their last four home games, are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven games overall, and are 5-1 at the betting window in their last six conference games. They have covered in six of their last seven games versus a team with a winning record.
SATURDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: TEXAS LONGHORNS -3