Utah Utes vs Oregon State Beavers in NCAAF odds tilt
Oregon State Beavers vs Utah Utes Odds
The Utes will do battle with the visiting Oregon State Beavers on Saturday, looking to bolster their record and fatten the pocketbooks of bettors who back them.
The Utes currently sports a record of 3-4, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 2-5 ATS. The Beavers are 2-5 and 3-4 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Utes post a 1-5-1 over under record this season, while the Beavers have gone 4-2-1 against the number.
Betting Line: Sportsbooks have set the Utes as 5-point favorites on the opening line for this contest.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The Utes - Beavers odds would favor the Utes if the lines were set according to power ranks. Utah is rated No. 48 in our latest OddsShark poll, while the Beavers sit at No. 61. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 25-20 win for the Utes.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Utah's No. 92-ranked offense (22.7 PPG) against a Beavers defense that ranks No. 83 at 30.3 PPG. The Utes passing attack has averaged 196.3 yards per game, less than the Beavers give up through the air (245.1 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Beavers feature the league's No. 31-rated road run defense, allowing 133 yards per game. Utah, meanwhile, ranks No. 108 in rushing offense at home.
Oregon State was a 44-21 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Washington State. They covered the 3–point spread as underdogs, while the total score (65) made winners of OVER bettors.
Utah lost its last outing, a 34-10 result against California on October 22. Utah failed to cover in that game as a 1.5-point underdog, while the 44 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Oregon State Beavers Trends:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 4-6
Utah Utes Trends:
When playing in October are 7-3
When playing on turf are 6-4
After being outgained are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 5-5
A few Beavers at Utes trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oregon State's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oregon State's last 10 games on the road
Oregon State is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games
Oregon State is 2-7 SU in its last 9 games
Utah is 22-3 SU in its last 25 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Utah's last 9 games
Utah is 14-7 SU in its last 21 games
Utah is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Oregon State home to Stanford, Saturday, November 5
Utah at Arizona, Saturday, November 5