Horned Frogs visit Sooners in Week 6 NCAAF clash
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Coming off an upset loss at West Virginia No. 21 Oklahoma State looks to rebound when it takes on Coach Snyder and 2-2 Kansas State Saturday afternoon in Stillwater (3:30 pm ET, ABC).
As of early in the week the 3-1 Cowboys were favored by 14 points over the Wildcats, who broke a three-game losing streak in this series with a 44-30 victory last year.
The Sooners currently sports a record of 4-0, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 3-1 ATS. The Horned Frogs are 1-2 and 0-3 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Sooners post a 2-2 over under record this season, while the Horned Frogs have gone 2-1 against the number.
Bettors looking to side with the Sooners in this one found them as -10-point favorites at GTbets.eu. The over under number was slated to open a short time later.
The OddsShark Power Rankings have the Sooners at No. 20 and the Horned Frogs at No. 72 heading into this contest. Handicapping models project a 33-20 result in favor of the Sooners.
TCU was a 48-17 winner in their most recent outing at home against Southern Methodist. They covered the 17-point spread as favorites, while the total score (65) made winners of OVER bettors. The Sooners grabbed a Week 5 victory over the Fighting Irish in their last game, winning 35-21 at Notre Dame Stadium.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Oklahoma's No. 48-ranked offense, averaging 34 PPG, against a Horned Frogs defense that ranks No. 50 this week at 22.75 PPG. The Sooners aerial game is averaging 223.5 yards per game, less than the Horned Frogs secondary allows through the air, 238 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Horned Frogs feature the league's No. 97-rated road run defense, allowing 220 yards per game. Oklahoma, meanwhile, ranks No. 23 in rushing offense at home.
A few Horned Frogs at Sooners trends to consider:
TCU is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 games
TCU is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
TCU is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
TCU is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Oklahoma is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games
Oklahoma is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oklahoma's last 6 games
Oklahoma is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home
TCU at Kansas, Saturday, October 12th
Oklahoma at Texas, Saturday, October 12th