An old Oklahoma rivalry is renewed when the Tulsa Golden Hurricane (0-1) visit the Oklahoma State Cowboys (1-0) on Saturday, September 11, 2021. Both teams will need to improve on their week one performances if they want to make any noise in their respective conferences. This game will air live on FS1 at 12:00 p.m. EST.
Through one game, the Tulsa offense is averaging 17.0 points per game and 484.0 yards, 201.0 passing and 283.0 rushing. Defensively, the Golden Hurricane are allowing 19.0 points and 399.0 yards, 311.0 through the air and 88.0 on the ground.
Oklahoma State is averaging 23.0 points per game and 369.0 total yards, 315.0 passing and 54.0 rushing. Defensively, the Cowboys allowed 16.0 points and 336.0 yards, 234.0 through the air and 102.0 on the ground.
Below is the pick, and preview, for the battle between the Tulsa Golden Hurricane and Oklahoma State Cowboys. All odds are from Caesars Sportsbook.
Tulsa at Oklahoma State Betting Trends
Tulsa is 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulsa’s last 6 games.
Tulsa is 6-3 SU in their last 9 games.
Tulsa is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Oklahoma State.
Tulsa is 0-8 SU in their last 8 games against Oklahoma State.
Tulsa is 10-0 ATS in their last 10 games on the road.
Tulsa is 0-6 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Oklahoma State.
Tulsa is 0-8 SU in their last 8 games against an opponent in the Big 12 conference.
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of Tulsa’s last 10 games played in September.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Tulsa’s last 5 games played in week 2.
Oklahoma State is 2-6 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 12 of Oklahoma State’s last 16 games.
Oklahoma State is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Oklahoma State is 5-1 SU in their last 6 games at home.
Oklahoma State is 6-0 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Tulsa.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Oklahoma State’s last 5 games played in September.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Oklahoma State’s last 12 games played in week 2.
Oklahoma State is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games played on a Saturday.
Oklahoma State is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games when playing as the favourite.
Tulsa opened their season with one of the most disappointing losses of the weekend, losing 19-17 at home to the FCS UC Davis Aggies. The Golden Hurricane led 17-13 heading into the final quarter, but allowed two Aggie field goals, and couldn’t score, to suffer the big upset. Tulsa was 22-point favorites heading into this one. Davis Brin went 15/28 for 201 yards, zero touchdowns, and two interceptions on the night. The offensive star for Tulsa was RB Deneric Prince who rushed the ball 14 times for 179 yards and one touchdown. Defensively, the Golden Hurricane allowed 399 total yards, 311 through the air, and did not force any UC Davis turnovers.
Oklahoma State hosted the Missouri State Bears and came away with a 23-16 win. The game was much more comfortable for the Cowboys than the score would indicate as Missouri State was never really challenging for the win. QB Shane Illingworth went 22/40 for 315 yards, one touchdown and one interception on the night. The Cowboys struggled to run the ball as they totaled 54 yards and two touchdowns on 28 rushes. Defensively, Oklahoma State allowed 336 yards and recovered two Missouri State fumbles.
Series History: Oklahoma State has won eight consecutive meetings in this rivalry and leads the all-time series 42-27-5.
Prediction: I like Oklahoma State -12.5 to win by two or three touchdowns.