Oklahoma State vs West Virginia Prediction
Oklahoma State opened conference play in Lubbock on Saturday with a 35 point loss to Texas Tech. After a 7-0 run to start the season, they have struggled to produce wins since then going 2-4. In this week’s power rankings, Oklahoma State comes in as the 76th ranked team. Tonight they head back home to take on a West Virginia coming off a loss to Kansas on Saturday. West Virginia has started the season very well, currently, they have a record of 11-2. This week West Virginia comes into the rankings as the 64th ranked team in the country. When it comes to covering games, both teams have had average seasons. Oklahoma State is currently 6-7 against the spread, while West Virginia is 7-6 against the spread. I think that the biggest factor in this game is going to come down to free-throw shooting. Oklahoma State has been shooting at 73.5% from the charity strike, while West Virginia has only shot 65.7%. With home-court advantage meaning so much I think that Oklahoma State will pull off the upset in Stillwater. My pick for this game is the Oklahoma State money line.