Sooners struggling to cover in Manhattan
No. 1 Oklahoma will take on a Kansas State team tonight 6:00PM ET that it has struggled to cover the spread against in recent meetings.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Sooners are now 5.5-point road favorites after the Wildcats opened at +5. The total, meanwhile, hasn't budged after opening at 147.5.
Even though Kansas State is 0-7 against ranked opponents this season, the Wildcats have had success at the betting window versus the Sooners. Oklahoma is just 2-8 against the spread in its last 10 games in Manhattan and 5-16 against the number in its last 21 games overall versus the Wildcats.
The Sooners are also struggling to cover in Big 12 play, going 5-12 ATS in their last 17 conference games. They're also 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games following a win, while the Wildcats are 5-1 against the number in their last six games coming off a loss.