West Virginia vs Oklahoma State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – March 6, 2021

Posted By Staff on March 6, 2021

The No. 17 Oklahoma State Cowboys (17-7) visit the No. 6 West Virginia Mountaineers (18-7) as 7-point underdogs after Cade Cunningham went off for 24 points in the Cowboys 81-70 loss to Baylor. The game airs on ESPN2 at 2:00 PM ET on Saturday, March 6, 2021. The matchup has a point total of 148.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of March 6, 2021, 2:18 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

West Virginia Betting Information

  • West Virginia is over .500 against the spread this season with a record of 13-12.
  • The Mountaineers are 5-6 against the spread this season when they are at least a 7-point favorite.
  • The Mountaineers and their opponents have hit the over in 18 of 25 games this season (72%).
  • In their last game, the Mountaineers got a team-high 22 points from Jalen Bridges on the way to a 76-67 victory against TCU on Thursday. They were favored by 13 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 143 points to go over the 142.5 point total.

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 25 15.4 4.0 4.7 1.7 0.3 1.6
Derek Culver 25 14.8 10.0 1.1 0.7 0.8 0.0
Taz Sherman 24 13.1 1.9 1.3 0.7 0.1 1.5
Sean McNeil 25 12.1 2.1 0.7 0.5 0.0 2.3
Emmitt Matthews Jr. 25 7.5 3.8 1.1 0.5 0.4 0.5

Oklahoma State Betting Information

  • Oklahoma State has consistently covered the spread this season with a record ATS of 14-9-1.
  • When they play as at least a 7-point underdog, the Cowboys often have trouble covering with only a 3-4 record against the spread.
  • 15 of the Cowboys 24 games (62.5%) this season have gone over the over/under.
  • The Cowboys fell to Baylor 81-70 but covered the spread as 12-point underdogs, while going over the 148.5 point total on Thursday in their most recent game. Cunningham racked up a team-high 24 points in the loss.

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 21 10.2 3.9 2.0 1.3 0.3 0.7
Kalib Boone 24 9.8 5.5 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 22 9.0 5.4 0.9 0.7 0.4 0.0

Total Facts

  • In West Virginia’s matchups this season, the Mountaineers and their opponents have gone over Saturday’s point total of 148 points 13 times (52% of opportunities).
  • In Oklahoma State’s games this year, the competing teams combined for a higher point total than Saturday’s matchup point total in 12 out of 24 matchups (50%).
  • Together, the two teams combine for 153.7 points per game, 5.7 points more than the over/under of 148 for this contest.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 143.6 points per game, 4.4 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • The Mountaineers have seen a 149.1 average over/under in their games this season, 1.1 points more than the over/under in this contest.
  • A difference of 0.2 points separates the average total points bet in Cowboys games (148.2 points) and this matchup’s over/under (148 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
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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