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Week 6 College Football Betting Odds with Pick - Baylor Bears vs Texas Longhorns

Baylor Bears

vs

Texas Longhorns
Saturday, October 04, 2014 3:30 PM ET
Memorial Stadium

At one point not too long ago the Texas Longhorns owned the rivalry with the Baylor Bears, winning 16 of 17 meetings. But the arrival of Art Briles in Waco changed things, and now the Bears have beaten the 'Horns three of the last four meetings, going 4-0 ATS. These two Lone Star State rivals meet again Saturday in Austin.

Baylor is off to a 4-0 start to this season, and 4-0 ATS, after opening defense of its Big 12 title with a win and cover at Iowa State last week. Texas, 2-2 SU and, somewhat surprisingly, 3-1 ATS, is also 1-0 in Big 12 play, after blanking sorry Kansas in Lawrence 23-0.

Baylor Bears vs Texas Longhorns Opening Odds and Betting Line

Sportsbooks such as 5Dimes had set the Texas Longhorns as 13-point underdogs on the opening betting line for this contest.

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Computer Prediction: Baylor Bears vs Texas Longhorns Pick

Odds Shark computer score prediction models pick a possible 43-21 win for the Bears on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Baylor Bears vs Texas Longhorns Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

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

The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Texas Longhorns at No. 62 and the Baylor Bears at No. 5 heading into this contest.

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How Baylor Bears vs Texas Longhorns Stats Matchup

The game also pits Texas's No. 107-ranked offense, averaging 21.25 PPG, against a Baylor defense that ranks No. 8 this week at 13.75 PPG. The Texas aerial game is averaging 195 yards per game, more than the Baylor Bears secondary allows through the air, 170.5 YPG per game.

In comparing defenses, the Baylor Bears own the league's No. 41-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 133 yards per game when on the road. Texas, on the other hand, rates No. 105 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Baylor won its last outing, a 49-28 result against Cyclones on September 27. Baylor covered in that game as a -20.5-point favorite, while the 77 combined points took the game OVER the total. In their last game, Baylor's aerial attack generated 336 yards and the Bears came away with a 49-28 victory over Iowa State at Jack Trice Stadium.

Last time out for Texas, they were a 23-0 winner as they battled Jayhawks on the road. Texas covered in the match as a -10.5-point favorite, while 23 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. TexasÆs defense was dominant last game, shutting out Kansas 23-0 in Week 5 action at Memorial Stadium on Saturday.

Baylor Bears vs Texas Longhorns Betting Odds Trends

Baylor is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Baylor is 19-2 SU in its last 21 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Baylor's last 5 games
Baylor is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Texas is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Texas's last 8 games
Texas is 12-6 SU in its last 18 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Texas's last 8 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Baylor home to TCU, Saturday, October 11th
Texas at Oklahoma, Saturday, October 11th

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