West Virginia vs Oklahoma State: Big 12 Tournament Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 11, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 11, 2021

The Big 12 conference tournament continues Thursday as the No. 4 seed West Virginia Mountaineers (18-8) face off against the No. 5 seed Oklahoma State Cowboys (18-7) at Sprint Center, tipping off at 11:30 AM ET on ESPN. West Virginia is a  favorite to move one step closer to an automatic berth in the NCAA Tournament bracket.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 11, 2021, 2:10 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

West Virginia Betting Information

  • The Mountaineers are an even 13-13 against the spread this season.
  • When favored by at least 3 points, the Mountaineers are 7-9 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • West Virginia and its opponents have hit the over in 19 of 26 games this season (73.1%).
  • The Cowboys took down the Mountaineers 85-80 when these teams played on Saturday. Taz Sherman led the Mountaineers with 20 points, while Avery Anderson III scored 31 points to lead the Cowboys. The Cowboys covered the 10-point spread in the matchup, and the game’s 165 total points went over the 147 set for the over/under.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

West Virginia Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Miles McBride 26 15.3 3.9 4.7 1.8 0.3 1.5
Derek Culver 26 14.8 9.8 1.1 0.8 0.8 0.0
Taz Sherman 25 13.4 1.9 1.3 0.8 0.1 1.6
Sean McNeil 26 11.9 2.0 0.7 0.5 0.0 2.3
Emmitt Matthews Jr. 26 7.7 3.8 1.1 0.5 0.4 0.5

Oklahoma State Betting Information

  • With a 15-9-1 record ATS this season, the Cowboys have topped expectations.
  • The Cowboys only hold a 4-6-1 record against the spread this season when they enter a game as at least a 3-point underdog.
  • 28% of Oklahoma State’s 25 games this season have stayed under the over/under.
  • The Mountaineers fell victim to the Cowboys 85-80 on Saturday in each team’s last contest. Anderson III led the Cowboys with 31 points, while Sherman scored 20 points to lead the Mountaineers. The Cowboys covered the 10-point line, and the game went over the 147-point over/under.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Oklahoma State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Cade Cunningham 22 19.8 6.3 3.5 1.4 0.9 2.0
Avery Anderson III 22 11.1 4.0 2.0 1.3 0.3 0.7
Kalib Boone 25 9.9 5.4 0.8 0.7 1.3 0.0
Isaac Likekele 19 9.8 6.9 3.7 1.1 0.2 0.4
Matthew-Alexander Moncrieffe 23 9.4 5.2 0.9 0.7 0.3 0.0

Total Facts

  • West Virginia’s games this season have resulted in a higher total score than Thursday’s matchup total (151 points) in 46.2% of opportunities (12 out of 26 matchups).
  • In Oklahoma State’s games this season, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Thursday’s matchup total in 12 out of 25 matchups (48%).
  • Together, the two teams combine for 154.2 points per game, 3.2 points more than the point total of 151 for this game.
  • These two teams give up a combined 144.4 points per game, 6.6 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • The Mountaineers have seen a 149.7 average over/under in their games this season, 1.3 points fewer than the over/under in this matchup.
  • A difference of 2.1 points separates this contest’s over/under (151 points) and the average total points bet in Cowboys games (148.9 points) this season.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/6/2021 West Virginia West Virginia -10 147 -540 +395 Regular Season 85-80 OKLAST
1/4/2021 West Virginia Oklahoma State -1.5 143.5 -125 +103 Regular Season 87-84 WVU
2/18/2020 West Virginia West Virginia -10.5 135.5 -659 +453 Regular Season 65-47 WVU
1/6/2020 Oklahoma State Oklahoma State -1 137 -117 -105 Regular Season 55-41 WVU
3/9/2019 N/A Oklahoma State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 85-77 OKLAST
1/12/2019 N/A West Virginia N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 85-77 OKLAST

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