Kansas State Wildcats at Oklahoma Sooners - 10/15/16 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Kansas State Wildcats (3-2) at Oklahoma Sooners (3-2)
College Football: Saturday, October 15, 2016 at 12:00 pm (Memorial Stadium)
The Line: Oklahoma Sooners -14 -- Over/Under: 62.5 See the Latest Odds
The Kansas State Wildcats go on the road to face the rival Oklahoma Sooners in Big 12 action.
The Kansas State Wildcats recovered from a disappointing loss at West Virginia to defeat Texas Tech 44-38 in an old fashion shootout. The Wildcats were badly outgained 592-333 but benefitted from a pick six and a kick return for another touchdown. KSU quarterback Jesse Ertz completed 10-20 for 104 yards and a touchdown while adding another 83 yards with his legs with a trip to the endzone on ten carries. Charles Jones led the Wildcats on the ground with 128 yards on 19 touches including a short TD run. Isaiah Zuber paced the KSU receiving corps with three receptions for 35 yards and a 12 yard scoring strike.
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The Oklahoma Sooners are trying to keep the momentum going with consecutive victories following a 45-40 decision versus the rival Longhorns. The Sooners rolled up 672 yards but turned the ball over four times while Texas totaled 425 yards and gave the ball away twice. OU quarterback Baker Mayfield completed 22-31 for 390 yards and three touchdowns and a pair of interceptions which put a damper on a huge day. Dade Westbrook was the Sooners top receiver with ten catches for 252 yards with touchdowns of 42, 47 and 71 yards. Samaje Perine was explosive on the ground with 214 yards on 35 touches and a pair of short scoring runs.
Kansas State are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games after allowing more than 280 yards passing in their previous game and the under is 6-1 in Wildcats last 7 games after accumulating less than 170 yards passing in their previous game while the Wildcats are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games after scoring more than 40 points in their previous game. Oklahoma are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games after scoring more than 40 points in their previous game and the over is 4-0 in Oklahoma last 4 games on grass while the over is 4-0 in Oklahoma last 4 games overall. The road team is 7-0 ATS in their last 7 meetings and the over is 7-1 in the last 8 meetings while the Wildcats are 5-1-1 ATS in their last 7 meetings in Oklahoma.
Oklahoma has the offense to cover the number although they do tend to give up points. When I see Kansas State getting double figures my eyes get big because I have to take them…