Oregon favored by 34.5 against Washington State on Saturday
Washington State Cougars vs Oregon Ducks Odds
Bettors will be looking to hit pay dirt on Saturday when the Ducks host the Cougars at Autzen Stadium in Week 9 action.
The Ducks sit at 6-1 (4-3 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Cougars are currently 3-4 (4-3 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Oregon is 4-3 OU, and Washington State is 4-3 OU.
Betting Line: If you're going with the Ducks in this one, they're listed as 34.5-point favorites on the betting line for the contest.
Power Rankings / Prediction: This game matches up the No. 56 (Ducks) and the No. 97 (Cougars) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAF Power Rankings at OddsShark. A 61-37 result in favor of the Ducks is predicted by handicapping models.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Oregon's No. 4-ranked offense, averaging 48.1 PPG, against a Cougars defense that ranks No. 87 this week at 30.4 PPG. The Ducks aerial game is averaging 214.3 yards per game, less than the Cougars secondary allows through the air, 264.4 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Cougars feature the league's No. 83-rated road run defense, allowing 186 yards per game. Oregon, meanwhile, ranks No. 5 in rushing offense at home.
Washington State lost its last outing, a 44-21 result against Oregon State on October 22. Washington State failed to cover in that game as a 3-point favorite, while the 65 combined points took the game OVER the total.
Last time out for Oregon, they were a 45-2 winner as they battled Colorado on the road. Oregon covered in the match as a 30.5-point favorite, while 47 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Washington State Cougars Trends:
When playing in October are 1-9
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 2-8
Oregon Ducks Trends:
When playing in October are 10-0
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing within the conference are 10-0
A few Cougars at Ducks trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Washington State's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Washington State's last 8 games when playing Oregon
Washington State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Washington State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Oregon
Oregon is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Oregon is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Oregon is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing Washington State
Oregon is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Washington State
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Oregon at Washington, Saturday, November 5