Underdog hitting in OK-UT matchup
NORMAN, OK (The Spread) - Big 12 rivals clash tonight at Lloyd Noble Center when Texas visits Oklahoma in a series that has favored the underdog.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Sooners are now 6.5-point home favorites over the Longhorns after opening as 6-point favorites. This is a series that has favored not only the underdog but the road tam as well.
The underdog is 5-1 against the spread in the last six meetings between these two teams while the road team is 5-2 at the betting window in the last seven meetings. The under has also been profitable when these two teams meet, covering in seven of the last 10 games.
The Longhorns are 8-2 against the spread in their last 10 road games but they've struggled to cover on this day, going 1-5 against the number in their last six Tuesday games. The Sooners, meanwhile, are a perfect 4-0 against the spread in their last four home games and are 5-1 ATS in their last six conference games.