Betting on today’s Sooners and Cowboys game? Catch the action at Gallagher-Iba Arena in Stillwater, OK, as the Cowboys hosts this showdown at 4:00 ET on ESPN2. The over/under for this game is set at 140.5 points, and Oklahoma State is favored by -1.5 vs. Oklahoma in a Big 12 conference matchup.

OKLAHOMA SOONERS VS OKLAHOMA STATE COWBOYS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Oklahoma State Cowboys -1.5

This game will be played at Gallagher-Iba Arena at 4:00 ET on Saturday, February 24th.

WHY BET THE OKLAHOMA STATE COWBOYS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 76-69 in favor of the Cowboys.
  • Not only will Oklahoma State pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -1.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 140.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 145 points.

Will the Sooners Win in Stillwater?

Coming into this game, Oklahoma has lost two straight, including their most recent game against Kansas by a score of 67-57. On the road this season, the Sooners have gone 3-4, and their average scoring margin is -1.9 points per game.

Overall, Oklahoma is 18-8, and they have gone 6-7 in Big 12 play. As the underdog, the Sooners have gone 3-5 this season, and they are 15-3 when favored.

As the underdog this season, Oklahoma has gone 3-5 vs. the spread. Their road ATS mark is 3-4 this year and 4-6 over their last 10 games as the underdog. Over their last 10 road games, the Sooners are 4-6 vs. the spread.

This season, the over/under record in Oklahoma games is 11-15, and today’s line of 140.5 is lower than the average OU line of 144.1. So far, 12 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is just 130 points.

In their recent matchup, the Oklahoma offense ended with 57 points against Kansas. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 32% and made 8 threes. Jalon Moore led the team in scoring, putting up 17 points. Additionally, Javian McCollum contributed 15 points for the Sooners.

So far this season, the Oklahoma defense has been performing well, ranking 45th in the country at 66.6 points allowed per contest. Against Kansas in their most recent game, the Oklahoma defense gave up a total of 67 points while allowing Kansas to hit 32% of their shots.

Does Oklahoma State Stand a Chance at Home?

Coming into tonight’s matchup with the Oklahoma Sooners, the Oklahoma State Cowboys are 10-6 at home this season, compared to just 1-8 on the road. Over their last three games at home, the Cowboys are a perfect 3-0.

So far this season, Oklahoma State has been favored in 12 of their 26 games, going 8-4 in those matchups. Overall, they are 12-14, and they have won two straight games.

As the favorite this season, Oklahoma State has an ATS record of 5-7, and over their last 10 games as the favorite, they are just 4-6. At home, the Cowboys are 7-9 against the spread this year, but they have gone 3-0 ATS in their last 3 home games and 5-5 ATS in their last 10. Overall, their ATS mark for the season is 11-14.

This season, the over/under record for Oklahoma State games is 14-11 and today’s line of 140.5 is close to their season average of 140.4. So far, 10 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 153 points.

Oklahoma State finished with 80 points in their game against Cincinnati. This total surpasses their season-average of 71.7 points per game. Leading Oklahoma State in scoring vs. Cincinnati was Javon Small with his 19 points. Janyron Keller also added 15 points for the Cowboys.

Currently, the Cowboys’ defense holds the 146th rank in the nation, allowing 71.1 points per game. In today’s game, the Oklahoma State defense will be looking to once again do a good job defending the three-point line, as they gave up just 5 three-pointers while giving up 76 points.