A key Week 10 battle has the visiting Texas Tech Red Raiders travelling to West Virginia on Saturday to face the Mountaineers.
Opening Odds & Computer Pick
Betting fans looking to back the visiting Texas Tech Red Raiders in this one found them as 7-point underdogs on the opening college football point spread at TopBet. Bookmark the college football odds pages to see where the over under number opens in this game.
Prediction-scoring formulas run on this game pick a potential 37-31 result in favor of the Red Raiders. View the computer score prediction and who will win the pick on the moneyline for all upcoming NCAAF matchups here.
Team Betting Records & Power Rankings
Supporters of the Texas Tech Red Raiders have seen them go 5-4 and 4-5 ATS so far this season, while the West Virginia Mountaineers are at 3-3 and 2-4 ATS. In totals betting, the Mountaineers are 2-4, while the Red Raiders are 7-2. Stay Informed: follow us on Twitter for odds specials, betting line moves and West Virginia vs Texas Tech injuries news.
According to the Power Rankings here at Odds Shark it's the No. 60-rated West Virginia Mountaineers and the No. 48-rated Texas Tech Red Raiders in this matchup.
Offensively, the game matches up the West Virginia Mountaineers No. 50-ranked offense (32.57 PPG) against a Texas Tech Red Raiders defense that ranks No. 123 at 43.44 PPG. The West Virginia Mountaineers passing attack has averaged 254.14 yards per game, less than the Texas Tech Red Raiders give up through the air (304.67 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Texas Tech Red Raiders feature the league's No. 119-rated road run defense, allowing 259.33 yards per game. West Virginia, meanwhile, ranks No. 27 in rushing offense at home.
Recent Outings Betting Recap
In their last game, Texas Tech's aerial attack generated 480 yards but it was the Cowboys coming away with a 70-53 victory over Texas Tech at Jones AT&T Stadium.
Trevone Boykin led the way last time out for the Mountaineers, connecting for 388 passing yards, but failing to earn the victory in a 40-10 loss to the Mountaineers at Amon Carter Stadium.
Next Betting Matchups
Texas Tech home to Kansas State, Saturday, November 14th
West Virginia home to Texas, Saturday, November 14th
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