Cougars vs Beavers Betting Preview
|Oregon State Beavers||Washington State Cougars|
|4-1||October 12, 2013, 10:30 | Martin Stadium||4-2|
Bettors will be looking to hit pay dirt on Saturday when the Cougars host the Beavers at Martin Stadium in Week 7 action.
The Beavers will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 2-3 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Cougars are 5-1 ATS. Oregon State is 4-1 against the total, while Washington State is 2-3-1 versus the number.
View Oregon State Beavers vs Washington State Cougars Odds and Stats.
The home team opened as -3-point favorites in this NCAA football battle at 5Dimes. No over under line was available early in the week, but was set to posted shortly.
The game pits the Cougars, currently No. 75 in our OddsShark NCAAF Power Rankings, against the Beavers, who rate No. 25 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and handicapping models run on this game predict a 40-38 victory for the Cougars.
Oregon State won its last outing, a 44-17 result against Colorado on September 28. Oregon State covered in that game as a 11.5-point favorite, while the 61 combined points took the game OVER the total. In their last game, Washington State's aerial attack generated 521 yards and the Cougars came away with a 44-22 victory over California at California Memorial Stadium.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Washington State's No. 62-ranked offense, averaging 30.83 PPG, against a Beavers defense that ranks No. 92 this week at 31.6 PPG. The Cougars aerial game is averaging 359.67 yards per game, more than the Beavers secondary allows through the air, 258.8 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Beavers feature the league's No. 62-rated road run defense, allowing 171 yards per game. Washington State, meanwhile, ranks No. 121 in rushing offense at home.
A few Beavers at Cougars trends to consider:
Washington State is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
Washington State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Washington State is 8-17 SU in its last 25 games
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Washington State at Oregon, Saturday, October 19th