Kansas State Wildcats vs Oklahoma State Cowboys 10/6/2023 – Get ready for an electrifying Friday night battle as we direct our focus to Boone Pickens Stadium in Stillwater, Oklahoma. The stage is primed for a thrilling Big 12 showdown between the Kansas State Wildcats and the Oklahoma State Cowboys. This is going to be an important game for both teams but the Wildcats seem to hold the upper hand here with the college football picks and predictions on their side on a football gambling site.
Kansas State Wildcats vs Oklahoma State Cowboys 10/6/2023 Game Info
|When:||Friday, October 6, 2023|
|Time:||7:30 PM ET|
|Where:||Boone Pickens Stadium|
Chris Klieman vs Mike Gundy
Kansas State strides into this contest with an impressive 3-1 overall record and a promising 1-0 initiation in Big 12 action. They’re fresh off a resounding 44-31 victory over the UCF Knights, showcasing their offensive prowess in spectacular fashion. The Wildcats tallied an astounding 536 yards of total offense during that encounter. However, they did reveal some defensive vulnerabilities, conceding 407 yards to UCF. Nevertheless, Kansas State capitalizes on two turnovers by the Knights, a pivotal factor in securing the win.
Quarterback Will Howard has emerged as a standout performer for the Wildcats, amassing 1,072 passing yards, complemented by eight touchdowns and a mere four interceptions. The rushing attack is led by DJ Giddens, who has amassed 423 yards and notched four touchdowns. In the receiving department, Ben Sinnott shines with 247 yards and two touchdown receptions. Additionally, Philip Brooks has contributed 226 yards and a pair of touchdowns. Kansas State’s defense has demonstrated its ability to generate pressure, accumulating 14 quarterback sacks and securing two interceptions.
Conversely, the Oklahoma State Cowboys approach this matchup with a 2-2 overall record and a challenging 0-1 beginning in Big 12 play. Their previous game resulted in a hard-fought 34-27 loss to the Iowa State Cyclones, wherein the offense gained 409 yards but suffered two costly turnovers. The defense allowed Iowa State to amass 422 yards of total offense. Quarterback Alan Bowman threw for 278 yards and two touchdowns but endured two interceptions.
Oklahoma State heavily relies on quarterback Alan Bowman, who has accumulated 513 passing yards, alongside two touchdowns and three interceptions. The rushing game is spearheaded by Ollie Gordon II, contributed 230 yards and two touchdowns. Jaden Bray holds the mantle of leading receiver with 250 yards, while De’Zhaun Stribling has compiled 189 yards and secured one touchdown reception. On the defensive front, Oklahoma State has managed 10 quarterback sacks and secured one interception.
NCAAF Latest Odds: KSU -10 ; O/U 53.5
Kansas State has demonstrated its prowess on both sides of the line of scrimmage, averaging 39.5 points per game, ranking 18th in the nation. Their defense has been equally formidable, limiting opponents to an average of 18.5 points per game, which secures them a 37th place nationally. In contrast, Oklahoma State has encountered challenges, ranking 100th in points scored and 68th in points allowed.
Kansas Betting Trends
Kansas State are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas State’s last 5 games.
Kansas State are 7-2 SU in their last 9 games.
Kansas State are 9-3 ATS in their last 12 games against Oklahoma State.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Kansas State’s last 6 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Kansas State’s last 8 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma State.
Kansas State are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against an opponent in the Big 12 conference.
Kansas State are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games played in October.
Kansas State are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games played on a Friday.
Oklahoma Betting Trends
Oklahoma State are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 9 of Oklahoma State’s last 10 games.
Oklahoma State are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Oklahoma State’s last 5 games against Kansas State.
Oklahoma State are 15-2 SU in their last 17 games at home.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Oklahoma State’s last 8 games when playing at home against Kansas State.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oklahoma State’s last 6 games against an opponent in the Big 12 conference.
Oklahoma State is 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games played in October.
Oklahoma State are 9-2 SU in their last 11 games played in week 6.
Oklahoma State are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games played on a Friday.
Kansas State Wildcats vs Oklahoma State Cowboys Betting Pick
In conclusion, the Friday night showdown between the Kansas State Wildcats and the Oklahoma State Cowboys promises to deliver thrilling Big 12 action. Kansas State’s well-rounded offense and formidable defense will test Oklahoma State’s ability to rebound from recent struggles. Will the Wildcats secure a second consecutive victory, or can the Cowboys overcome their challenges and regain momentum? The college football spread betting odds favor the Wildcats to win in this exciting game on sports betting apps.
Score Prediction: Wildcats 37, Cowboys 17.