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Bears visit Iowa State Cyclones in Week 5 College Football Betting Clash

Week 5 action on Saturday will see the Iowa State Cyclones looking to boost their win total and cover the spread when the Baylor Bears visit Jack Trice Stadium.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to back the visiting Baylor Bears in this one found them as -17-point favorites on the opening college football point spread at TopBet. Bookmark the college football odds pages to see where the over under number opens in this game.

Odds Shark prediction models pick the Bears to win this game on Saturday 32-15. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Baylor Bears vs Iowa State Cyclones Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

This season the Iowa State Cyclones are 1-3 overall and 2-2 ATS against the spread, while the Bears are 4-0 and 1-3 ATS. As for the totals, Iowa State is 0-3-1 on the OU, and Baylor is 0-4 Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Iowa State vs Baylor injuries news.

The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Iowa State Cyclones at No. 93 and the Baylor Bears at No. 28 heading into this contest.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Iowa State Cyclones No. 107-ranked offense (21.75 PPG) against a Baylor Bears defense that ranks No. 12 at 13.5 PPG. The Iowa State Cyclones passing attack has averaged 238.5 yards per game, more than the Baylor Bears give up through the air (142.5 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Baylor Bears feature the league's No. 84-rated road run defense, allowing 234 yards per game. Iowa State, meanwhile, ranks No. 112 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Seth Russell led his team to victory last time out, throwing for 387 yards Saturday as the Bears downed the Cowboys 35-24 at McLane Stadium.

Mike Warren tore up the turf for 103 rushing yards in the latest Cyclones game, a 44-10 win over the Spartans at Jack Trice Stadium.

Betting Trends
  • Baylor is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games
  • Baylor is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Baylor's last 7 games
  • Baylor is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games on the road
  • Iowa State is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Iowa State's last 5 games
  • Iowa State is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
  • Iowa State is 6-17 SU in its last 23 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Baylor home to Kansas, Saturday, October 15th
Iowa State at Oklahoma State, Saturday, October 8th

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