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Baylor Bears Visit the Iowa State Cyclones in Week 5 College Football – Betting Odds and Pick

Baylor Bears

vs

Iowa State Cyclones
Saturday, September 27, 2014 8:20 PM ET
Jack Trice Stadium

Baylor comes off a bye this week to start its defense of last season's Big 12 title with a road game against Iowa State. The Bears are off to a 3-0 start both SU and ATS. The total has gone OVER in two of their last three games after outscoring their opponents 178-27 so far.

Iowa State snapped a two-game skid on September 13 with a 20-17 victory over Iowa as a 13-point road underdog. The home team in this matchup is 5-0 both SU and ATS in the last five meetings and the total has stayed UNDER in four of the last six games.

Baylor Bears vs Iowa State Cyclones Opening Odds and Betting Line

The Iowa State Cyclones were sitting as 22-point underdogs earlier in the week at Bovada. The total was to be set a bit later in the week for over under betting purposes.

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Computer Prediction: Baylor Bears vs Iowa State Cyclones Pick

Handicapping prediction models run by the computers at Odds Shark pick a 57-30 result in favor of the Bears. 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 Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Iowa State Cyclones sport a record of 1-2 and 2-1 ATS heading into this betting matchup, while the Baylor Bears sit at 3-0 and 3-0 ATS on the season. The over under totals records are 1-2 for the Cyclones and 2-1 for the Bears. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and Iowa State vs Baylor injuries news.

The game pits the Iowa State Cyclones, currently No. 102 in our Odds Shark NCAA Football Power Rankings, against the Baylor Bears, who rate No. 2 in the latest survey.

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How Baylor Bears vs Iowa State Cyclones Stats Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up the Iowa State Cyclones No. 108-ranked offense (20.67 PPG) against a Baylor Bears defense that ranks No. 2 at 9 PPG. The Iowa State Cyclones passing attack has averaged 206.67 yards per game, more than the Baylor Bears give up through the air (156.67 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Baylor Bears feature the league's No. 44-rated road run defense, allowing 139 yards per game. Iowa State, meanwhile, ranks No. 116 in rushing offense at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

In their last action, Baylor was a 63-21 winner on the road against Bulls. They covered the -33.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (84) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Bryce Petty led his team to victory last time out, throwing for 416 yards Friday as the Bears downed the Bulls 63-21 at UB Stadium.

In their last action, Iowa State was a 20-17 winner on the road against Hawkeyes. They covered the +13-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (37) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. In their last game, the Cyclones were Week 3 winners, coming out on top of the Hawkeyes by a score of 20-17.

Baylor Bears vs Iowa State Cyclones Betting Odds Trends

Baylor is 18-4 ATS in its last 22 games
Baylor is 18-2 SU in its last 20 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Baylor's last 16 games
Baylor is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Iowa State is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Iowa State is 4-13 SU in its last 17 games
Iowa State is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Iowa State is 1-9 SU in its last 10 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Baylor at Texas, Saturday, October 4th
Iowa State at Oklahoma State, Saturday, October 4th

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