Iowa State Cyclones vs Oklahoma Sooners Pick – Blowout in Norman?

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Iowa State Cyclones (2-2 SU, ATS 1-2) vs Oklahoma Sooners (4-0 SU, ATS 4-0)

Date: Saturday, September 30th

Location: Memorial Stadium (Norman, OK), Norman, OK


Point Spread: ISU +19/Okl -19 (You can tease the Sooners to +1 using a 20 point cfb teaser at WW!)

Money Line: Iowa St +760/Okl -1453

Over/Under: 48.5

The Iowa State Cyclones and Oklahoma Sooners matchup in a Big 12 showdown at Memorial Stadium (Norman, OK) in Norman, OK. The over/under for this matchup is currently 48.5 while Oklahoma is favored by -19.

Head-to-Head Matchup:

Oklahoma will look to carry over the momentum from last year’s 27-13 win over Iowa State. On the offensive side of the ball, Iowa State had the edge in terms of yardage putting up 374. Oklahoma’s offense finished with 332 in the game.

Iowa State Cyclones Recent Form:

After their most recent win against Oklahoma State, Iowa State has themselves back to .500. The Cyclones are now gearing up for this week’s game with a record of 2-2.

Going into the game, Iowa State was favored by 3.5 and went on to cover the spread. The team’s combined 61 points surpassed the over/under line of 36.

Rocco Becht had a passer rating of 125.77 while throwing for 348 against Oklahoma State. He attempted 38 passes and achieved a completion percentage of 71.1% during the game.

Eli Sanders carried the rushing load for Iowa State against Oklahoma State, accumulating 58 yards on 15 attempts and finding the endzone one time. In terms of receiving, Jaylin Noel was the standout for the team, finding the endzone one time and securing eight balls for 146 yards.

Iowa State’s defense gave up 409 yards of offense vs. Oklahoma State. In the passing game, they allowed 278 while on the ground they gave up 131 yards. The Cyclones defense heads into this week’s matchup with seven sacks and sitting 1st in QB hurries. So far, they’ve allowed 16.5 points per game (39th). In the pass defense department, they’re 37th nationally, giving up 177.2 passing yards per game. Additionally, when it comes to defending the run, Iowa State’s defense is allowing 115.2 rushing yards per contest.

Away Injury Report

FullName Position InjuryBodyPart InjuryStatus
DeShawn Hanika TE Poss. Suspension Out
Tyler Moore TE Undisclosed Questionable
Cartevious Norton RB Shoulder Probable

Best Parlays

2 Team Parlay 3 Team Parlay 4 Team Parlay
sportsbetting 2.64 to 1 6 to 1 12.3 to 1
Bovada 2.64 to 1 5.95 to 1 12.3 to 1
Mybookie 2.64 to 1 5.95 to 1 12.3 to 1

Oklahoma Sooners Recent Form:

After taking down Cincinnati by a score of 20-6, Oklahoma is still undefeated at 4-0.

The over/under line going into the game was 57.5 points, which the teams fell short of. Oklahoma picked up an ATS win as they were favored by 13.5.

Dillon Gabriel finished with a passer rating of 103.18 while throwing for 322 yards vs. Cincinnati. He ended the game with 38 passing attempts and completed 68.4% of his passes.

Marcus Major was the primary rusher for Oklahoma vs. Cincinnati, with 63 rushing yards, carrying the ball 15 times. Unfortunately, he didn’t manage to score a rushing touchdown in the game. For the game, Andrel Anthony hauled in seven receptions for a total of 117 yards which led the team.

Against Cincinnati, the Sooners defense was excellent against Cincinnati, giving up just 6 points on 376 yards allowed. Cincinnati’s passing game finished with 235 yards. Up-front, Oklahoma gave up 3.8 yards per attempt. This season, the Sooners’ defense has allowed 95.2 rushing yards per contest, placing them 168th. Opponents are averaging 215.5 passing yards, and opposing quarterbacks hold a passer rating of 65.2 when facing Oklahoma. They currently hold the 98th spot in NCAA points allowed.

Home Injury Report

FullName Position InjuryBodyPart InjuryStatus
Davis Beville QB Knee Questionable
J.J. Hester WR Foot Questionable
D.J. Graham II WR Undisclosed Out
Justin Harrington DB Undisclosed Questionable
Kaden Helms TE Knee Questionable
Jayden Rowe DB Undisclosed Out
Phil Picciotti LB Undisclosed Out
Kade McIntyre TE Undisclosed Questionable
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Betting Trends

  • Iowa State is 0-3 ATS in their last road games.
  • Oklahoma’s ATS record at home (last ten) is 6-4.
  • Oklahoma’s ATS record in their five most recent games as underdog is 3-2.
  • Iowa State’s record vs. the spread in their three most recent games as the favorite is 2-1.

Line Movement:

In terms of the current moneyline odds, Iowa State currently has 12% probability of winning, with a moneyline payout of +749. Conversely, the Sooners’ implied win percentage stands at 93% on a moneyline of -1431. Starting as 21 point favorites at home, Oklahoma has seen the lines shift to -19. The over/under line for this matchup has remained consistent since its opening at 48.5. Yet, there has been some action in the payouts, with the under payout changing from -113 to its current value of -110.

Iowa State/Oklahoma Free Pick

This could be a closer game than the spread suggests. Iowa State has the tools to keep it competitive, and Oklahoma will need to be on top form to cover the large spread. Take the Iowa State Cyclones plus the points.

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