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Kansas State ATS Pick on Road at Oklahoma State

Teams trending in opposite directions will meet when the Kansas State Wildcats visit the Oklahoma State Cowboys on Friday night. The Wildcats will look to remain undefeated in conference play with a win on the road while the Cowboys will be aiming to get their first Big 12 win of the season. However, according to college football odds, Kansa State remains a heavy favorite on the road.

Balanced Offense Sparks Kansas State

The Kansas State Wildcats have been able to start the season strong with a 3-1 record due in part to the strong and balanced play of their offense.

Kansas State ATS Pick on Road at Oklahoma State
Kansas State ATS Pick on Road at Oklahoma State

Kansas State is in the top five in the Big 12 in total, passing and rushing yards while its 39.5 points a game is second in the conference after having scored over 40 points in all three of their wins.

The Wildcats have been able to win both on the ground and in the air behind strong quarterback play from Will Howard, who has thrown for 1,072 yards and eight touchdowns. He also had rushed for five TDs and the team averages 198.5 rushing yards a game.

Kansas State’s continued balanced offensive attack should help it remain a solid college football picks against Oklahoma State and much of the Big 12.

Oklahoma State Drops Another

The Cowboys lost their second in a row after losing a close battle to another struggling team in Iowa State.

Despite the Cyclones ranking last in both total yards and points in the conference, averaging 317 yards and 20.8 points, Oklahoma State gave up 422 yards and 34 points to them.

It marked the second straight game in which the Cowboys allowed over 30 points after giving up 33 points in a loss to South Alabama the week prior.

Oklahoma State is ninth in the Big 12, allowing 23.8 points a game, but after its last two games, it’ll need to tighten up to contain the Wildcats and try to keep it close.

Kansas State vs Oklahoma State Best Bet

After Oklahoma State failed to slow down the worst offensive team in the conference in Iowa State, the Cowboys may have a long day ahead of them against one of the stronger offensive teams in Kansas State.

While the Wildcats can win both in the air and on the ground, and they have the third-best defense in the conference as well, limiting opponents to 18.5 points a game.

The Cowboys’ offense has been able to get going behind their run game, with Ollie Gordon rushing for 121 yards against Iowa State. They may have a tougher time against a Kansas State defense that only allows 73.3 rushing yards a game and 2.5 yards per rush.

The sportsbook set the college football spreads at 11½ points, and with the way both teams are playing, the Wildcats should be able to cover.

College Football Pick: Kansas State Wildcats -11½ (-110)




Kansas State vs Oklahoma State Betting Lines

Kansas State vs Oklahoma State Game Information

  • Game: Kansas State (3-1) vs Oklahoma State (2-2)
  • Day/Time: Friday, Oct. 6, 7:30 p.m. ET
  • Location: Boone Pickens Stadium, Stillwater, OK
  • Kansas State vs Oklahoma State Live Stream: ESPN

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