Oklahoma vs. TCU Prediction
Will Oklahoma cover as a small road favorite this evening when it takes on TCU at 5:00PM ET?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Horned Frogs are now 3.5-point home underdogs versus the Sooners after opening as a 2-point dog. As for the total, the number opened at 69.5 and that's where it currently sits at the majority of sports books.
The Sooners are 6-1 against the spread in their last seven conference games and are 4-1 ATS in their last five road games against an opponent with a winning home record. They're also 4-1 against the spread in their last five games played in October and 25-11-1 ATS in their last 36 games coming off a loss.
The Horned Frogs, meanwhile, are an excellent 14-5 against the spread in their last 19 home games and are 12-5 against the number in their last 17 games following an ATS win. They're also 36-17 at the betting window in their last 53 games versus an opponent with a losing road record and 7-1 ATS in their last eight games in October.
OUR PREDICTIONS: The Sooners have been a bad bet to cover in this series, going 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games versus the Horned Frogs. The underdog has also cashed in six of the last eight meetings between these two teams, including last year when TCU nearly beat OU despite being without its quarterback and top wide receiver. The Frogs came within a missed 2-point conversion of beating the Sooners in that contest. Take the points.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 5 PICK: TCU HORNED FROGS +3.5