Planning on watching today’s Bluejays and Cowboys game? Catch the action at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, OK, as the Cowboys hosts this showdown at 9:00 ET on ESPN2. The Bluejays are the favorites in this non-conference matchup against the Cowboys. The over/under for the game is set at 142 points.
CREIGHTON BLUEJAYS VS OKLAHOMA STATE COWBOYS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Oklahoma State Cowboys +8
This game will be played at Gallagher-Iba Arena at 9:00 ET on Thursday, November 30th.
WHY BET THE OKLAHOMA STATE COWBOYS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 73-68 in favor of the Cowboys.
- Not only will Oklahoma State pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +8.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 142 points, and we like the under with a projected 141 points.
Will the Bluejays Pull Through as the Favored Road Team?
Creighton comes into their matchup against Oklahoma State with a 5-1 overall record. The Bluejays have a 1-0 record when playing on the road and are 4-1 this season. As Creighton prepares to face Oklahoma State, they hold a 4-2 ATS record. Looking at their last five games, the team is 3-2 vs. the spread.
Up to this point, games involving Creighton have had an average of 147.7 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 151.1 points. Their over/under record is 3-3-0. In their most recent three games, the Bluejays’ over/under record is 1-2, with their games averaging 133 points per game.
The Creighton offense is coming off a game where they scored 48 points against Colorado State. They posted a field goal percentage of 27.9% and connected on 6 threes. For the season, the Creighton offense has been one of the more efficient shooting teams in the NCAA with a field goal percentage of 49%. So far, they have hit 61% of their looks from inside the arc, and are averaging 12.3 made three’s per contest.
This season, the Creighton defense has been impressive, holding the 33rd position in the country while permitting an average of 63.7 points per contest. So far, the Creighton defense is giving up an average of 6.8 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 9.7 times per game (254th).
Taking a Look at the Cowboys Chances at Home
The Creighton Bluejays, who have a record of 3-3, will be taking on Oklahoma State. Oklahoma State has a 0-1 record on the road and a 3-2 record at home. Oklahoma State’s ATS performance reveals a 2-4 record leading up to today’s game. In their last five games, they are 2-3 vs. the spread.
Up to this point, games involving Oklahoma State have had an average of 143.2 points per game, with the average over/under line set at 140.5 points. Their over/under record is 3-3-0. In their most recent three games, the Cowboys’ over/under record is 2-1, with their games averaging 150 points per game.
In their latest game, Oklahoma State offense put up 92 points against Houston Christian. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 48.6% and made 12 threes. Offensively, the Cowboys hold a season-long field goal percentage of 46%, placing them 173rd in the national rankings. When it comes to three-pointers, they are ranked 245th in terms of percentage and 49th in three-pointers made.
In the current season, the Oklahoma State defense has excelled, sitting 71st in the nation by allowing 66.5 points per game. Oklahoma State’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the Houston Christian offense to knock down 48% of their shots on their way to putting up 65 points.