The No. 7 Oklahoma State Cowboys (4-0) and Texas Tech Red Raiders (3-2) will face each other in clash of Big 12 opponents at Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma.
Oklahoma State vs. Texas Tech Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 9 points, with bookmakers listing Oklahoma State as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Oklahoma State has -360 odds to pick up the win, while Texas Tech is listed at +258 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 66.5 points.
How to Watch Oklahoma State vs. Texas Tech Live?
- Game Day: Saturday, October 8, 2022
- Game Time: 3:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: Fox Sports 1
- Location: Stillwater, Oklahoma
- Stadium: Boone Pickens Stadium
Oklahoma State ranks 87th in total defense this season (396.8 yards allowed per game), but has been shining on the other side of the ball, ranking 20th-best in the FBS with 478.3 total yards per game. Oklahoma State ranks 58th in scoring defense this year (23.3 points allowed per game), but has been thriving on offense, ranking fifth-best in the FBS with 47.8 points per game. Oklahoma State has struggled on defense against the pass, ranking 10th-worst in the FBS (285.3 passing yards allowed per game) this season. However, the Cowboys rank 15th-best on offense, averaging 314.3 passing yards per game. Oklahoma State ranks 63rd in run offense (164.0 rushing yards per game) and 34th in run defense (111.5 rushing yards allowed per game) this season. Oklahoma State ranks 68th in third-down conversion rate this season (39.6%), but has been playing really well on the defensive side of the ball, ranking fifth-best in the FBS with a 24.1% third-down percentage allowed. Oklahoma State has forced four total turnovers (114th in the FBS) this season and have turned it over four times (17th in the FBS) for an even turnover margin, 100th-ranked in college football.
Texas Tech’s defense ranks 52nd in the FBS with 353.4 total yards given up per game, but it has been lifted up by its offense, which ranks 24th-best by putting up 475.8 total yards per contest. In terms of points scored Texas Tech ranks 38th in the FBS (35.0 points per game), and it is 82nd on defense (27.6 points allowed per contest). Texas Tech’s pass offense has been consistently moving the chains, compiling 362.4 passing yards per game (fourth-best) this season. On defense, it ranks 45th by surrendering 205.2 passing yards per game. Texas Tech’s running game has been struggling, ranking 23rd-worst in the FBS with 113.4 rushing yards per game. It has been better on defense, allowing 148.2 rushing yards per contest (76th-ranked). Texas Tech ranks 105th in the FBS with a 33.8% third-down conversion rate on offense, and 30th with a 30.6% third-down percentage allowed on defense. At -6, Texas Tech owns the 100th-ranked turnover margin in the FBS, with six forced turnovers (82nd in the FBS) and 12 turnovers committed (115th in the FBS).
Oklahoma State vs. Texas Tech Betting Analysis
Oklahoma State Betting Insights
Oklahoma State is 3-1-0 against the spread this season. Oklahoma State has an ATS record of 2-1 when playing as at least 9-point favorites. Games involving Oklahoma State have hit the over three times this season. The Cowboys have been listed as the moneyline favorite only two other times so far this season, and they won both of the games. The Cowboys have played as a moneyline favorite of -360 or shorter in just two games this season, and they won both.
Red Raiders Betting Insights
Texas Tech has covered the spread in a game two times this season (2-3-0). Texas Tech is winless against the spread when it has played as 9-point underdogs or more (0-1). This season, three Texas Tech games have gone over the point total. The Red Raiders have been underdogs in three games this season and won one (33.3%) of those contests. The Red Raiders have a record of 0-0 when they’re set as an underdog of +258 or more by sportsbooks this season.
Oklahoma State vs. Texas Tech Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||59.4||60.5||56.0|
|Implied Total AVG||41.0||45.0||29.0|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||2-0||2-0||0-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||1-0||0-0||1-0|
|Point Total AVG||59.3||61.5||56.0|
|Implied Total AVG||36.2||38.7||32.5|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||1-0||1-0||0-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||1-2||1-0||0-2|
Players to Watch
- With 1.0 sack to go with 4.0 TFL and 29 tackles in four games, Mason Cobb has been an important part of the Cowboys’ defensive unit in 2022.
- Jason Taylor II has helped lead the Cowboys’ defense with 1.0 TFL, 25 tackles, and one interception in four games.
- Tyler Lacy has helped lead the Cowboys’ defense with 12 tackles, 5.0 TFL, and two sacks in four games.
- A significant part of the Cowboys’ defensive unit, Brock Martin has 14 tackles, 2.0 TFL, and two sacks in four games.
- In five games for the Red Raiders, Tyree Wilson has registered 4.0 sacks to go with 5.0 TFL and 30 tackles.
- In five games for the Red Raiders, Krishon Merriweather has amassed 31 tackles and 0.5 sacks.
- Reggie Pearson Jr. has 17 tackles and two interceptions in five games.
- Dadrion Taylor has registered 21 tackles and 1.0 TFL In five games for the Red Raiders.
Oklahoma State vs. Texas Tech Predictions and Pick
Oklahoma State vs. Texas Tech betting card
- Pick ATS:
Red Raiders (+9)
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Our pick to win this matchup is Oklahoma State, and we predict that Texas Tech will cover the spread (Oklahoma State -9). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 66.5 points.