Bears Mountaineers Betting Preview for Week 6
|West Virginia Mountaineers||Baylor Bears|
|3-2||October 05, 2013, 08:00 | Floyd Casey Stadium||3-0|
The Bears will do battle with the visiting West Virginia Mountaineers on Saturday, looking to bolster their record and fatten the pocketbooks of bettors who back them.
Backers of the Bears have seen them go 3-0 and 3-0 ATS so far this season, while the Mountaineers are at 3-2 and 2-3 ATS. In totals betting, the Mountaineers are 0-5, while the Bears are 3-0.
The Bears were listed as -30-point favorites at sportsbooks such as Bovada on the college football lines.
The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Bears at No. 7 and the Mountaineers at No. 48 heading into this contest. Handicapping models project a 84-28 result in favor of the Bears.
West Virginia won its last outing, a 30-21 result against Oklahoma State on September 28. West Virginia covered in that game as a 19.5-point underdog, while the 51 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
A few Mountaineers at Bears trends to consider:
West Virginia is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of West Virginia's last 5 games
West Virginia is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
West Virginia is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Baylor is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Baylor is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Baylor's last 8 games
Baylor is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games at home
West Virginia at Texas Tech, Saturday, October 19th
Baylor at Kansas State, Saturday, October 12th