Arizona St. vs. Texas A&M Odds
No. 15 Arizona State starts the season with a big challenge when it takes on Texas A&M on Saturday at 7PM ET, from NRG Stadium in Houston, on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Texas A&M is the slight favorite in this game, as the Aggies are getting odds of -3.5 points against the Sun Devils. The over/under total has been set at 70 points. These two have no recent meetings to go off of.
Arizona State was 10-3 last season with a 6-3 record in the Pac-12. The Sun Devils were 6-7 against the spread last year while going 7-6 with the over. The Sun Devils are just 1-6 against the spread in their last 7 at a neutral site. Todd Graham is entering his fourth season as coach of ASU. He has won 10 games the last two years and has a 28-12 record as leader of the Sun Devils. After seeing some time on the field last year, the high-powered ASU offense is now in the hands of Mike Bercovici, who threw for 1,445 yards and 12 touchdowns in 2014.
Texas A&M was 8-5 last year overall and 3-5 in the SEC. The Aggies were just 5-8 against the spread while going 7-6 with the under in 2014. A&M has also struggled at a neutral site, going just 3-11 ATS in their last 14 at a neutral site. Kevin Sumlin is in his fourth season with the team. He has a 28-11 record in his three years with the Aggies, but the win total has decreased every year. Sumlin is hoping that Kyle Allen can lead him to a big year. The quarterback had 1,322 passing yards with 16 touchdowns in the 2014 season.