Sooners face Wildcats in Week 13 odds
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Coach Snyder's Kansas State Wildcats struggled through the early part of this season, but K State has now won four games in a row.
They'll try to extend that streak to five when they host the Oklahoma Sooners Saturday in Manhattan.
The 'Cats lost three games in a row to drop to 2-4 on the season, but have since beaten West Virginia, Iowa State, Texas Tech and, last Saturday, TCU 33-31. K State is also 6-4 ATS on the year.
On the other side of this match-up 8-2 Oklahoma is out of the running for the Big 12 title, thanks mainly to that loss to Baylor a couple weeks ago.
Last year the Wildcats upset the Sooners 24-19 as 16-point underdogs in Norman.
In the early wagering K State was favored by 3.5 points over OU.
This season the Wildcats are 6-4 overall and 6-4 ATS against the number, while the Sooners are 8-2 and 5-5 ATS. As for the totals, Kansas State is 4-6 on the OU, and Oklahoma is 5-5.
Kansas State were sitting as -3-point favorites earlier in the week at Bovada. The total was to be set a bit later in the week for over under betting purposes.
According to the Power Rankings here at OddsShark it's the No. 39-rated Wildcats and the No. 34-rated Sooners in this matchup. Predictive formulas point to a 37-35 win for the Wildcats on Saturday.
TCU was unable to contain Daniel Sams in its last action Saturday and the result was a 33-31 Week 12 loss against the Wildcats.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Kansas State's No. 41-ranked offense, averaging 33.9 PPG, against a Sooners defense that ranks No. 19 this week at 20.1 PPG. The Wildcats aerial game is averaging 214.2 yards per game, more than the Sooners secondary allows through the air, 182.8 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Sooners feature the league's No. 103-rated road run defense, allowing 228.75 yards per game. Kansas State, meanwhile, ranks No. 53 in rushing offense at home.
A few Sooners at Wildcats trends to consider:
Oklahoma is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Oklahoma is 13-3 SU in its last 16 games
Oklahoma is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Oklahoma is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games on the road
Kansas State is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Kansas State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Kansas State is 8-3 ATS in its last 11 games at home
Kansas State is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games at home
Oklahoma at Oklahoma State, Saturday, December 7th
Kansas State at Kansas, Saturday, November 30th