Planning on watching today’s Cowboys and Sooners game? Catch the action at Lloyd Noble Center in Norman, OK, as the Sooners hosts this showdown at 7:00 ET on ESPN+. This Big 12 conference matchup has an over/under of 141.5 points, and Oklahoma is favored to win by -12 at home vs. Oklahoma State.

OKLAHOMA STATE COWBOYS VS OKLAHOMA SOONERS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Oklahoma State Cowboys +12

This game will be played at Lloyd Noble Center at 7:00 ET on Saturday, February 10th.

WHY BET THE OKLAHOMA STATE COWBOYS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Sooners.
  • Even though we have Oklahoma winning straight-up, we like Oklahoma State at +12.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 141.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Will the Cowboys Make it Happen on the Road?

Coming into this game, Oklahoma State is 10-13 overall and 2-8 in Big 12 play. On the road, the Cowboys are winless at 0-7, and their average scoring margin is -13.4 points per game.

As the underdog, Oklahoma State has gone just 1-9 this season. They are also currently on a seven-game losing streak on the road.

As the underdog, Oklahoma State has an ATS record of 3-7 this season and they are 8-14 overall. On the road, the Cowboys have gone 2-5 vs. the spread and 3-6 over their last 10 road games. Over their last three road contests, Oklahoma State has a 2-1 ATS mark.

Oklahoma State’s over/under record this season sits at 12-10 and the average scoring total in their games is 141.9 points. Today’s over/under line of 141.5 is very close to that average. So far, 10 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line.

Against Houston, the Oklahoma State had a tough time putting up points compared to their season average of 70.8 points per game. They scored 63 points and posted a field goal percentage of 40.5% in the game. Javon Small led the team in scoring, putting up 18 points. Additionally, John-Michael Wright contributed 13 points for the Cowboys.

In terms of defense, Oklahoma State is currently on par with the NCAA average for points allowed, giving up an average of 70.6 points per game. Oklahoma State’s three-point defense is currently 66th in the country at 6.1 made threes per game. In terms of overall field goal percentage, opponets have hit 45.5% of their shots vs. Oklahoma State.

Can Oklahoma Deliver Being Favored at Home?

Coming into today’s game, Oklahoma has a 14-3 record at home, and they have been favored in 17 of their 23 games this season. They have gone 7-3 in their last 10 games at home.

So far, the Sooners are 17-6 overall, and they have gone 5-5 in Big 12 play. In their last game, they beat BYU by a score of 82-66.

As the favorite this season, Oklahoma has gone 10-7 vs. the spread. At home, their ATS record is 10-7 and they are 5-5 in their last 10 games as the favorite. Over their last three home games, the Sooners are just 1-2 vs. the spread.

Today’s over/under line of 141.5 is lower than the average over/under line in Oklahoma’s games this season (144.3). So far this year, 10 of their games have finished with more points than today’s OU line. Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 136 points compared to their season average of 144 points per game.

In their latest game, Oklahoma offense put up 82 points against BYU. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 49% and made 9 threes. The top scorer for the Sooners was Javian McCollum with 20 points, while Milos Uzan also added 16 to the scoreboard.

At this time, the Sooners’ defense is positioned 43rd in the country, permitting 66.3 points per game. Oklahoma’s defense is coming off a game in which they allowed the BYU offense to knock down 49% of their shots on their way to putting up 66 points.