March Madness - Oklahoma Sooners battle vs North Dakota State Bison highlights college basketball odds menu
|North Dakota State Bison||Oklahoma Sooners|
|25-6||March 20, 2014, 07:27 | Spokane Arena||23-9|
Totals bettors have watched the UNDER go 9-2 in the past 11 North Dakota State games as they take on fifth-seeded Oklahoma in West Region betting action at the NCAA Tournament on Thursday.
But the Bison, getting 3.5 points here according to Bovada, are a dangerous 12 seed with a veteran lineup that led the nation in FG %.
Oklahoma is 6-1 ATS in its past seven games overall, while North Dakota State is 21-3 SU in its past 24 games. The total was hovering around 151 over at TopBet.
Odds Shark computer pick - 78-73 North Dakota State
The Bison will try to spoil to the party on Thursday; they are 12-14 ATS against the number this season, while the Sooners are 19-11 ATS. North Dakota State is 13-12 on the totals; Oklahoma is 16-13.
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Sooners at No. 33 and the Bison at No. 19 heading into this contest.
In their last action, North Dakota State was a 60-57 winner at home against IUPU Fort Wayne. They failed to cover the 8-point spread as favorites. The Bison grabbed a 60-57 win over the Mastodons on Tuesday, behind a 19-point effort from TrayVonn Wright at Sioux Falls Arena.
Last time out for Oklahoma, they were a 78-73 loser as they battled Baylor at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 1-point favorite. The Sooners endured a 78-73 loss at the hands of the Bears on Thursday, despite a 19-point effort from Cameron Clark at Sprint Center.
A few Bison at Sooners trends to consider:
Oklahoma is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Oklahoma is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games