Texas Tech vs. Oklahoma Prediction

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs. Oklahoma Sooners, 9/24/19 Predictions & Odds

Can No. 6 Oklahoma cover another big spread at home when the Sooners play host to Texas Tech on Saturday at Noon ET?

Game Snapshot & Odds

169 Texas Tech vs. 170 Oklahoma

Saturday, September 28, 2019

Noon ET – Memorial Stadium

TV: FOX

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Public Betting Trends

According to the latest oddsmakers, Oklahoma is the clear favorite in this game, as the Sooners are getting odds of -27 points against Texas Tech. The over/under total for the contest is listed at 71 points. The public betting currently has 77 percent going on Oklahoma as the home favorite. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our NCAAF Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game.

Tech falls at Arizona

Texas Tech suffered its first loss of the season two weeks ago at Arizona, 28-14. The Red Raiders are 2-1 on the year, 2-1 against the spread and have hit the under in all three games this year.

The Red Raiders haven’t quite been the same offense we have grown accustomed to. They are averaging 32.3 points and 508.7 yards per game thus far. Defensively, Texas Tech is allowing 13.7 points and 306.3 yards per game. The offense has taken a big blow as QB Alan Bowman has a shoulder injury that has him out until mid-November. He has thrown for 1,020 yards and six touchdowns. Tech is expected to go with both Jett Duffey and Jackson Tyner against Oklahoma. T.J. Vasher is the team’s leading receiver with 18 catches for 246 yards and two touchdowns. Armand Shyne is the leading rusher with 238 yards and two touchdowns.

Oklahoma rolling along

The Sooners had an off week last weekend, but they picked up a 48-14 win at UCLA prior to that. Oklahoma is off to a 3-0 start on the season. The Sooners are 2-1 against the spread and 1-1-1 with the over/under total.

Oklahoma is dominant on offense this year. The Sooners are putting up 55.7 points and 676.7 yards per game while allowing just 19.7 points and 352.7 yards per outing. Jalen Hurts has been off to a great start with his new team. He has thrown for 880 yards and nine touchdowns while rushing for 373 yards and four scores. Charleston Rambo is the leading receiver with 11 catches for 251 yards and four touchdowns while Trey Sermon has rushed for 198 yards and a touchdown.

College Football Betting Trends

Texas Tech

The Red Raiders are 1-4 against the spread in their last five conference games, but 6-2 ATS in their last eight against a winning team.

Oklahoma

The Sooners are 15-6-1 ATS in their last 22 games against a winning team and 4-0-1 ATS in their last five games following a win.

Prediction:

Texas Tech has been a tough out for Oklahoma in recent years, but the Red Raiders have struggled in Norman. The Sooners have covered in three straight meetings with Tech at home. Texas Tech doesn’t have as potent an offense as it has had in past seasons and the Red Raiders will need a lot of offense to compete with Oklahoma. The Sooners score at a high rate and it doesn’t appear anyone on their schedule can slow them down. Oklahoma’s defense isn’t great, but I think its good enough to stop Tech a few times at home and earn a cover.

College Football Week 5 Prediction: Oklahoma -27

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