Iowa St. vs. Baylor Odds
No. 2 Baylor looks to remain in the hunt for the top ranking on Saturday when it hosts Iowa State at Noon ET on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Baylor is the clear favorite in this game, as the Bears are getting odds of -37 points against Iowa State on Saturday. The over/under total has been set at 81.5 points. Baylor has won five of its last seven against Iowa State and the Bears are 5-2-1 against the spread in the last eight in this series.
Baylor is 6-0 on the season, 3-0 in the Big 12, 4-1 against the spread and 5-1 with the over. The Bears are coming off a 62-38 win over West Virginia. They have put up at least 56 points in all six games this season and won by at least 24 points in each game. Baylor has the nation’s top offense, averaging 63.8 points and 719.7 yards per game. The defense is giving up 24.8 points and 381.5 yards per contest. Seth Russell has thrown for 1,907 yards and 27 touchdowns to lead the team while Shock Linwood has rushed for 803 yards and eight touchdowns. Corey Coleman has caught 41 passes for 877 yards and 16 touchdowns.
Iowa State is 2-4 on the season, 1-2 in the Big 12, 2-3-1 against the spread and 4-1-1 with the under. The Cyclones are coming off a 45-21 loss to TCU at home. Iowa State has lost two straight. The Iowa State offense is putting up 26.8 points and 428.2 yards per game this season, while the defense is allowing 32 points and 461.8 yards per game. The team is led by Sam Richardson, who has thrown for 1,408 yards and eight touchdowns while Mike Warren has rushed for 652 yards and three scores.