Baylor vs. K-State Odds
No. 2 Baylor faces a Big 12 road test tonight when the Bears take on Kansas State at 7:30PM ET on FOX Sports 1.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Baylor is the clear favorite on the road, as the Bears are getting odds of -17 points against Kansas State. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 67 points. Baylor has won three straight meetings with Kansas State, but the Wildcats are 4-2 against the spread in the last six of this series.
Baylor is 7-0 on the season, 4-0 in the Big 12, 4-2 against the spread and 5-2 with the over. The Bears are coming off a 45-27 win over Iowa State two weeks ago. Baylor has the top-ranked offense in the country, averaging 61.1 points and 686.1 yards per game. The defense is allowing 25.1 points and 382.4 yards per contest. Despite all the good things it has done, Baylor is now without Seth Russell at QB, as he suffered a season-ending neck injury. Russell had thrown for 2,104 yards and 29 touchdowns this season. Jarrett Stidham now takes over. He has thrown for 331 yards and six scores this season. Shock Linwood has rushed for 974 yards and nine touchdowns to lead the offense while Corey Coleman has 47 receptions for 962 yards and 18 touchdowns.
Kansas State is 3-4 overall, 0-4 in the Big 12, 3-4 against the spread and 4-3 with the over. The Wildcats are coming off a 23-9 loss at Texas two weeks ago for their fourth straight loss. K-State is averaging just 27.3 points and 313.3 yards per game while the defense is allowing 28.9 points and 417.1 yards per contest. Joe Hubener leads the offense with 963 passing yards and five touchdowns while also rushing for 258 yards. Deante Burton is the leading receiver with 20 catches for 261 yards and two touchdowns.