Jack's Free Pick Monday!
Oklahoma vs. Oklahoma State,
01/09/2012 19:00 EDT,
Score: 65 - 72
Point Spread: -2½/-110 Oklahoma State
The Oklahoma State Cowboys are showing solid value as just a 2.5-point home favorite over the Oklahoma Sooners Monday. While this is an in-state rivalry, home-court advantage is still huge. Plus, the Cowboys have been pretty unstoppable at home all season.
Oklahoma State is off to a 6-1 start at home this year. Not only are they beating their opponents, they are absolutely embarrassing them. The Cowboys are scoring 71.6 points/game while giving up 58.6 points/game at home for an average victory of 13.0 points/game.
Three of Oklahoma's four losses this year have come on the road. The Sooners are getting outscored by an average of 4.5 points/game away from home this season. The home team has won five straight in this series between the Sooners and Cowboys, with the home squad going 4-1 ATS in the process.
Oklahoma is 1-9 ATS in their last 10 road games after 1 or more consecutive losses, and 0-8 ATS in their last eight road games after 2 or more consecutive defeats. The Cowboys are 36-17-2 ATS in their last 55 home games. The Sooners are 6-14 ATS in their last 20 games following a S.U. loss. Oky State is 22-11 ATS in their last 33 games as a favorite. Bet the Cowboys Monday.