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Kansas State Wildcats vs West Virginia Mountaineers Week 5 Betting Prediction and Odds

The Mountaineers hope to be bad hosts on Saturday as the West Virginia Mountaineers pay a visit to Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium in Week 5 betting action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Sportsbooks such as Bovada had the West Virginia Mountaineers pegged as -5.5-point favorites in this matchup. The total, meanwhile, had yet to be posted as of writing - check the lines shortly.

Odds Shark computer prediction formulas pick a 24-19 win for the Mountaineers on Saturday. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.

Kansas State Wildcats vs West Virginia Mountaineers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The West Virginia Mountaineers sport a record of 3-0 and 1-2 ATS heading into this betting matchup, while the Kansas State Wildcats sit at 2-1 and 1-2 ATS on the season. The over under totals records are 2-1 for the Mountaineers and 1-2 for the Wildcats. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and West Virginia vs Kansas State injuries news.

It's a betting matchup between the No. 45-rated West Virginia Mountaineers and the No. 86-ranked Kansas State Wildcats, according to the NCAA College Football Power Rankings here at Odds Shark.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits West Virginia's No. 54-ranked offense, averaging 33 PPG, against a Kansas State defense that ranks No. 5 this week at 11 PPG. The West Virginia aerial game is averaging 324.67 yards per game, more than the Kansas State Wildcats secondary allows through the air, 106.67 YPG per game.

In comparing defenses, the Kansas State Wildcats own the league's No. 25-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 105 yards per game when on the road. West Virginia, on the other hand, rates No. 58 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

In West Virginia's last outing, Skyler Howard threw for 332 yards to lead the Mountaineers over BYU 35-32 at FedExField.

Betting Trends
  • Kansas State is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games
  • Kansas State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
  • Kansas State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas State's last 6 games on the road
  • West Virginia is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
  • West Virginia is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 18 of West Virginia's last 25 games
  • West Virginia is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Kansas State home to Texas Tech, Saturday, October 8th
West Virginia at Texas Tech, Saturday, October 15th