Iowa State Oklahoma Betting Preview
|Oklahoma Sooners||Iowa State Cyclones|
|17-4||February 01, 2014, 04:00 | Hilton Coliseum||15-4|
The Iowa State Cyclones host Oklahoma on Saturday, looking to build on their 15-4 mark against the 17-4 Sooners in college hoops action at Hilton Coliseum.
Supporters of the Sooners have watched them go 17-4 and 11-8 ATS on the year, while the Cyclones are at 15-4 and 9-7-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Cyclones are 10-7, while the Sooners have a 11-7 mark.
View Oklahoma Sooners vs Iowa State Cyclones Odds and Stats.
On the opening NCAA basketball line for this matchup, Iowa State sat as -9-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current total, which often goes up first at online sportsbook BetOnline.
This game puts the Cyclones, most recently No. 40 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Sooners, who rate No. 65 in the latest survey.
Oklahoma was an 88-76 winner in their most recent outing at home against Oklahoma State. They covered the 4.5-point spread as underdogs. Oklahoma earned an 88-76 victory over Oklahoma State on Monday, getting 18 points from Jordan Woodard at Lloyd Noble Center.
In their last action, Iowa State was a 92-81 loser on the road against Kansas. They failed to cover the 7.5-point spread as underdogs. Iowa State got 24 points from Georges Niang but lost anyway, 92-81, to Kansas on Wednesday at Allen Fieldhouse.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Sooners is ranked No. 43 in NCAA hoops at 38.29 per game. Contrast that with Iowa State’s No. 25 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Iowa State is the No. 8-ranked team in the country at 8.79 per game, while Oklahoma rates No. 34 at 7.86 per game.
A few Sooners at Cyclones trends to consider:
Oklahoma is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Oklahoma is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oklahoma's last 6 games
Oklahoma is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Iowa State is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Iowa State is 15-4 SU in its last 19 games
Iowa State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Iowa State's last 6 games
Oklahoma at West Virginia, Wednesday, February 5th
Iowa State at Oklahoma State, Monday, February 3rd