|Written by Mike|
Bet on NCAAFThe Oklahoma Sooners were one of the Top 6 teams upset in last week's football action. This week, they have a chance to rebound, but it won't be easy, as they take on the Texas Longhorns. Gametime is 12:00 PM ET at the Cotton Bowl.
Texas is 2-3 SU overall this year, and 1-0 SU on the road. They are 3-2 ATS, and one of their games has gone OVER the line set by the oddsmakers, with the other four games going UNDER. They are coming off of a 28-7 loss to Baylor, where they lost against the spread as 13 ½ point home underdogs, and the total went UNDER the 58 point line that was set by the sportsbooks.
Oklahoma is 4-1 SU so far this season, and 2-0 SU at home. They are 3-2 ATS, and four of their games have gone OVER the totals line, with the other game going UNDER. They are coming off of a 37-33 upset loss to TCU, where they lost against the spread as 3 ½ point road favorites, and the total went OVER the 56 ½ point line that was set.
The Longhorns are 5-1 ATS coming off of a loss spreadwise, and 4-1 ATS coming off of a SU loss. They are 2-6 ATS in October. The total has gone UNDER in all 5 of their recent games after a SU loss, and UNDER in 8 of their last 9 overall. The total has gone UNDER in 13 of their last 16 conference matchups.
The Sooners are 4-1 ATS in conference games, and 7-2 ATS overall recently. They are 5-2 ATS after a loss spreadwise, and 5-2 ATS at a neutral site. They are 7-3 ATS against teams with a losing record, and 1-5 ATS in October. The total has gone OVER in 4 of their last 5 against conference opponents, and OVER in 8 of their last 11 games in October.
Between these teams, Texas is 1-3-1 ATS lately. The home team is 3-1-1 ATS in this series, while the favorite is 3-1-1 ATS.
They last met in October 2013, when Texas won 36-20, and won against the spread as 13 ½ point home underdogs. The total went UNDER the 57 point line that was set for the game.
For today's matchup, the Sooners are listed as 16 ½ point favorites. The over/under is set at 47 points. No moneyline has been set for the game, as Oklahoma looks like the overwhelming favorite to win outright.