Kansas St. vs. West Virginia Odds
Kansas State is 7-2 on the season and 5-1 in the Big 12 while West Virginia is 6-4 overall and 4-3 in conference play. The Wildcats are 2-1 on the road and 6-3 against the spread while the Mountaineers are 3-2 at home and 6-4 against the spread. Kansas State has won and covered in both Big 12 meetings with West Virginia.
Trends show that the Wildcats are 15-3 against the spread in their last 18 games following a loss and 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games after a bye week. West Virginia is just 4-10 ATS in its last 14 conference games.
According to oddsmakers from BetDSI, West Virginia is the slight favorite at home, as the Mountaineers are getting odds of -2.5 points against Kansas State. The over/under total for the game has been set at 58 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had the game as even, but the spread quickly climbed up to West Virginia -2.5. The over/under total opened at 58 points and fell to a low of 57 before moving back to 58.
Kansas State is coming off a 41-20 loss at TCU two weeks ago. The Wildcats had a five-game win streak snapped in the loss. The team is now allowing 21.1 points per game while scoring 36.2 points per contest. Jake Waters is leading Kansas State with 2,169 passing yards and 13 touchdowns while also rushing for 406 yards and seven scores. Tyler Lockett has added 60 receptions for 878 yards and six scores.
West Virginia is coming off a 33-16 loss at Texas two weeks ago. The Mountaineers have lost two straight entering this game to fall out of the top 25 rankings. WVU is now allowing 26.4 points per game while scoring 34.1 per contest. The team is led by quarterback Clint Trickett, who has thrown for 3,173 yards and 18 touchdowns while Kevin White has 91 receptions for 1,207 yards and eight scores. Wendell Smallwood has added 585 rushing yards to lead the ground attack.
In terms of Injuries, neither team has any new injuries to report.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Kansas State, as the Wildcats are getting 60% of the wagers with odds of +2.5 points at West Virginia on Thursday night.