The annual “Bedlam” game will take place at Memorial Stadium in Norman, Okla., when the No. 14 Oklahoma State Cowboys take on the No. 18 Oklahoma Sooners. Oklahoma State is coming off a narrow win over Kansas State, while Oklahoma dismantled Kansas. Both teams are in the mix for the regular-season conference title, so this game will be huge for both teams.
MyBookie has a moneyline on this game of Oklahoma -270, while OSU checks in at +220. Kickoff is at 7:30 P.M. Eastern.
Oklahoma State Betting Preview: Stay on Top
The Oklahoma State Cowboys come into play with a record of 5-1, and they are 4-1 in the conference. The Cowboys are ranked No. 14 in the country and are just a half-game behind Iowa State for the top spot in the Big 12.
Oklahoma State is coming off a tough win over a good Kansas State team a week ago. Defense was the rule of the day as a defensive touchdown gave Oklahoma State the lead in the game in the fourth quarter, and the defense was able to hold when K-State attempted a two-point conversion to try and tie the game late in the game.
The Cowboys were able to win the game despite gaining just 256 yards of total offense. They were just 4-15 on third down. Fortunately, the defense was able to force two turnovers, which ended up being the difference in the game.
Quarterback Spencer Sanders has completed 68% of his passes for 766 yards and five touchdowns on the season. He has been intercepted three times. On the ground, junior running back Chuba Hubbard has carried the ball 125 times for 581 yards and five touchdowns. Senior wideout Tylan Wallace leads the receiving corps with 35 catches for 588 yards and four touchdowns.
Oklahoma Betting Preview: Keep Pace in the Conference
The Oklahoma Sooners come into play with a record of 5-2, and are 4-2 in the conference. The Sooners are ranked No. 18 in the country and are a game behind Iowa State in the conference race.
In their last game, Oklahoma dismantled Kansas 62-9. Oklahoma scored eight touchdowns in the game. The Sooners gained 540 yards of total offense in the game, including 200 on the ground. Quarterback Spencer Rattler completed 15 of 27 passes for 212 yards and a touchdown. Five different Oklahoma players combined to score six rushing touchdowns.
Senior running back Rhamondre Stevenson carried the ball 11 times for 104 yards and two scores.
Through the air, 11 different players caught a pass in the game.
On the season, Rattler has completed 68% of his passes for 2,018 yards and 18 touchdowns. He has been intercepted six times. The running game involves many players but is led by junior T.J. Pledger, who has carried the ball 81 times for 393 yards and five touchdowns. Freshman wide receiver Marvin Mims leads the team in receiving yards with 418 on 25 receptions, and he has scored seven touchdowns.
MyBookie has a moneyline on this game of Oklahoma -270, while Oklahoma State currently sits at +220. The Sooners are favored by a touchdown, and the over/under is 60.
Betting Lines and Predictions
This game is so unpredictable every year that nothing is unexpected. Oklahoma has the offense to keep up with any team. However, this is going to be a close game, and Oklahoma State has a stout defense, so take the Cowboys and the points in this one.