Washington State Cougars vs Oregon State Beavers Odds
Oregon State will look to improve on its 3-0 record this week when they host Washington State in Week 6 action at Reser Stadium on Saturday.
The Cougars will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 1-4 ATS against the number this season, while the Beavers are 3-0 ATS. Washington State is 3-1 on the totals; Oregon State is 1-2.
Betting Line: Oregon State were sitting as 13.5-point favorites earlier in the week at . The total was to be set a bit later in the week for over under betting purposes.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The Power Rankings at OddsShark have the No. 115-rated Cougars taking on the No. 27-rated Beavers in this contest. Handicapping models indicate a 30-18 win for the Beavers on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Oregon State's No. 84-ranked offense, averaging 25 PPG, against a Cougars defense that ranks No. 97 this week at 32.6 PPG. The Beavers aerial game is averaging 362.7 yards per game, more than the Cougars secondary allows through the air, 309.4 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Cougars feature the league's No. 35-rated road run defense, allowing 116 yards per game. Oregon State, meanwhile, ranks No. 119 in rushing offense at home.
Washington State was a 51-26 loser in their most recent outing at home against Oregon. They covered the 31-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (77) made winners of OVER bettors. Connor Halliday's 348-yard performance through the air wasn't enough last time out, as Oregon earned a 51-26 win over Washington State on Saturday at CenturyLink Field.
Oregon State won its last outing, a 38-35 result against Arizona on September 29. Oregon State covered in that game as a 2.5-point underdog, while the 73 combined points took the game OVER the total. In their last game, Oregon State's aerial attack generated 433 yards and the Beavers came away with a 38-35 victory over Arizona at Arizona Stadium.
Washington State Cougars Trends:
When playing in October are 1-9
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 1-9
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 5-5
A few Cougars at Beavers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Washington State's last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Washington State's last 10 games when playing Oregon State
Washington State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Oregon State
Washington State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Oregon State
Oregon State is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Oregon State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Oregon State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Washington State
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oregon State's last 10 games when playing Washington State
Washington State home to California, Saturday, October 13
Oregon State at BYU, Saturday, October 13