The Baylor Bears are, according to NCAA football betting odds, projected for a third straight loss when they visit the Oklahoma Sooners at Gaylord Family Oklahoma Memorial Stadium on Saturday, November 12th. The following are the online sportsbook odds:
Baylor +16 (-110) 80 (-110) +485
Oklahoma -16 (-110) 80 (-110) -670
The Bears (6-2) lost 22-62 to the TCU Horned Frogs on Saturday. QB Seth Russell went 22 of 42 for 282 yards with one TD pass to Ishmael Zamora – who had 121 yards on seven receptions – and one interception. Terence Williams ran for 68 yards on 18 carries. Chance Waz had 11 tackles (seven solo). Taylor Young and K.J. Smith combined for one sack. Tony Nicholson returned six kicks for 102 yards. Baylor allowed 688 total yards (257 passing and 431 running). The Bears have lost two games in a row.
The Sooners (7-2) defeated the Iowa State Cyclones 34-24 on Thursday. QB Baker Mayfield threw 25 of 34 for 328 yards with four TDs. Dede Westbrook had 131 yards on seven receptions and one score. Dimitri Flowers ran for 115 yards on 22 carries. D.J. Ward had seven tackles (six solo). Caleb Kelly had one sack. Westbrook returned two kicks for 97 yards. Kicker Austin Seibert went 2 of 3. Oklahoma gained 477 yards (149 passing and 328 running). The Sooners have won six consecutive games.
Baylor is averaging 541.8 total yards per game (263.3 passing and 278.5 rushing), and allowing 394.8 total yards (189.1 passing and 205.6 rushing). Russell is 137 of 247 (55.5%) for 1978 yards with 19 TDs and six interceptions. K.D. Cannon has 40 receptions for 560 yards with six TDs. Terence Williams has run for 691 yards on 121 carries with eight TDs. Aiavion Edwards has 68 combined tackles. Taylor Young has 4½ sacks. As for the NCAA football betting stats, the Bears are 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games, 7-2 straight-up in their last nine games, 1-5 against the spread in their last six road games, 9-2 straight-up in their last 11 road games, 4-1 against the spread in their last five games versus the Sooners, 3-17 straight-up in their last 20 games versus the Sooners, 5-0 in against the spread in their last five visits to Oklahoma, and 1-8 straight up in their last nine visits to Oklahoma.
Oklahoma is averaging 558.0 total yards (342.3 passing and 215.7 rushing) and allowing 421.2 total yards (297.7 passing and 123.6 rushing). Mayfield is 193 of 271 (71.2%) for 2912 yards with 31 TDs and six interceptions. Westbrook has 64 receptions for 1166 yards with 12 TDs. Joe Mixon has run for 813 yards on 120 carries with 5 TDs. Jordan Evans has 67 combined tackles. Ogbonnia Okoronkwo has seven sacks each. The Sooners are 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games, 5-0 straight-up in their last five games, 9-1 straight-up in their last 10 home games, 1-4 against the spread in their last five games versus the Bears, 17-3 straight-up in their last 20 games versus the Bears, 0-5 against the spread in their last five games hosting Baylor, and 8-1 straight-up in their last nine games hosting Baylor.