Kansas State vs. Baylor - 10/5/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Kansas State vs. Baylor
Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:31 PM (Bill Snyder Family Stadium)
KSU -2 Total 51 Click Here for the Latest Odds
The Baylor Tigers visit Bill Snyder Family Stadium in Manhattan, Kansas on Saturday to play a Big 12 showdown against the Kansas State Wildcats. Baylor remained unbeaten at 4-0 following its 23-21 victory over Iowa State. John Mayers booted a field goal of 38 yards with just 21 seconds remaining for his first field goal at Baylor lifting the Bears to the win after they had squandered a 20-point fourth quarter lead.
Charlie Brewer leads the Bears with 972 yards passing and 10 touchdowns. The leading rusher for Baylor is John Lovett with 238 yards and one touchdown. Denzel Mims leads all receivers with 355 yards and five touchdowns, while Tyquan Thornton has 236 yards receiving and two TDs. Clay Johnston leads the Bears in tackles with 37.
Kansas State slipped to 3-1 after losing to Oklahoma State on Saturday 26-13. Skylar Thompson led the Wildcats in the loss with 118 yards passing. The Wildcats had big problems converting on third down failing to do so on 12 of 13 attempts. Kansas State rushed for just 126 yards while averaging 280 on the ground entering the game.
Skylar Thompson has thrown for 604 yards and four touchdowns for Kansas State. The leading rusher for the Wildcats is James Gilbert with 321 yards and four touchdowns. Dalton Schoen leads all receivers with 150 yards and two touchdowns, while Malik Knowles has 137 yards and two touchdowns. De’Quan Patton is the leading tackler with 21.
Baylor is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 Big 12 matchups
The UNDER has cashed in each of the Bears last 5 in Big 12 play
Kansas State is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 at home
The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Wildcats last 6 at home
Baylor has had problems covering the number in this matchup failing to cover 4 of the last 5 played at Kansas State and 7 of the last 10 overall between the two. Kansas State has covered 6 of its last 7 at home and 6 of its last 8 versus an opponent with a winning record. Baylor has failed to follow up ATS wins as the Bears are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 following a win ATS. Final Score Prediction Kansas State Wildcats win and cover ATS 27-23