Oklahoma State vs Kansas State NCAA Football Week 7 Odds & Pick

Oklahoma State vs Kansas State NCAA Football Week 7 Odds & Pick

Written by on October 12, 2018

After losing their last three games and suffering a pair of heartbreaking losses along the way, the Kansas State Wildcats will be looking to pull off the huge home upset over Oklahoma State when they host the Cowboys on Saturday. With their longtime Big 12 conference rivals also looking to bounce back from a loss last weekend, let’s find out where the value lies in this intriguing pairing when it goes down live from Bill Snyder Family Stadium on Saturday at noon.

Oklahoma State vs Kansas State NCAA Football Week 7 Odds & Pick

Weather Forecast

  • Partly Cloudy: 9°C/48°F
  • Humidity: 86%
  • Precipitation: 2%
  • Wind: 8 mph S
  • Cloud Cover: 47%
  • Type of Stadium: Open

Why Bet On Oklahoma State?

Why should you bet on the Cowboys in this Week 7 Big 12 battle? There are a few great reasons starting with the fact that the Cowboys have a downright explosive offense that averages a stellar 44.0 points per game to rank 12th nationally in scoring while K-State averages half of that figure (22.0 ppg). Then, there’s the fact that Oklahoma State will be highly-motivated after losing to Iowa State 48-42 a home last weekend despite being a 10-point favorite. Last but not least, there’s the always popular ‘revenge’ factor going for the Cowboys, seeing as how they lost to Kansas State 45-40 at home last season.

Team Statistics

  • Average Score For: 44
  • Total Yards: 523.33
  • Pass Yards: 309
  • Rush Yards: 214.33
  • Average Score Against: 28
  • Total Yards: 390.33
  • Pass Yards: 272.50
  • Rush Yards: 117.83

Why Bet On Kansas State?

Is Kansas State a safe bet for NCAA Football Week 7?

Why should you bet on the Wildcats as a touchdown home dog? Because they’re playing at home and quite desperate. Despite putting up a really good effort in each of their last two games, Kansas State has lost three straight including their heartbreaking 37-34 loss at Baylor last weekend. Quarterback Skylar Thompson passed for 149 yards and one touchdown but tossed two costly interceptions in the loss.

Team Statistics

  • Average Score For: 22
  • Total Yards: 345.50
  • Pass Yards: 170.50
  • Rush Yards: 175
  • Average Score Against: 27.17
  • Total Yards: 422
  • Pass Yards: 241.33
  • Rush Yards: 180.67

Oklahoma State vs Kansas State NCAA Football Week 7 Betting Trends

  • Oklahoma State is 8-3-1 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
  • Oklahoma State is 19-6 SU in its last 25 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Oklahoma State’s last 6 games on the road
  • Kansas State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home
  • Kansas State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kansas State’s last 5 games when playing Oklahoma State

Expert Analysis and Prediction for Oklahoma State vs Kansas State

There’s a reason why a compelling 69 percent of public bettors are backing Oklahoma State in this contest and it’s because they own one of the most explosive offenses in the country while K-State struggles to put points on the board like a run0-first team from the 1970s.

The Cowboys are 4-1 ATS in their last five games against a team with a losing record and 10-3 ATS in their last 13 games following an ATS loss. Oklahoma State is also an encouraging 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games in October and 5-2 ATS in their last seven following a straight-up loss. Conversely, Kansas State is 1-5 ATS in their last six games following an ATS win.

I know Oklahoma State has gone 16 ATS in their last seven meetings against K-State, but this time around, they are clearly superior to their conference rivals.

NCAA Football Week 7 Pick: Oklahoma State 41 K-State 27