Oklahoma Sooners vs Iowa State Cyclones Prediction, 10/3/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Oklahoma Sooners vs Iowa State Cyclones
Date: Saturday, October 3, 2020
Location: MidAmerican Energy Field
Odds/Point Spread: Oklahoma (-10.5)
Spencer Rattler and the Oklahoma Sooners (1-1) travel to MidAmerican Energy Field on Saturday where they'll meet the Iowa State Cyclones (1-1). The odds on this contest have Oklahoma as 10.5-point favorites. The over/under opens at 62.5.
In their last game, the Oklahoma Sooners played the Kansas State Wildcats and were on the losing end of this game by a score of 38-35. Spencer Rattler went 30/41 with 387 yards through the air and threw 4 touchdowns. He tossed 3 picks for the game though. Seth McGowan paced the team in rushing in this contest. He broke a long run for 14 yards and he added 1 TD for this game. He ran for 73 yards by way of 13 carries which gave him an average of 5.6 yards per run. Drake Stoops led the team in receiving yardage by earning 93 yards on 3 receptions. He averaged 31 yards per reception in this contest.
When it comes to putting points on the board, the Oklahoma Sooners are averaging 41.5 points per outing. As a team they are averaging 127 yards in the run game which is 52nd in Division 1. The Sooners have attained 1,125 total yards over the course of this year. When it comes to getting the ball in the endzone, Oklahoma has totaled 9 passing touchdowns and 2 touchdowns via the ground. The Sooners are sitting in 29th in Division 1 in terms of the opposition scoring, conceding 19 points per game. They are giving up an average of 2.4 yards per running attempt and 60 yards on the ground per game this year. For the season, they have conceded 120 rushing yards through 2 games. In terms of passing yardage, the Sooners are conceding 415 yds which ranks them 45th in the nation. In their 2 games, they have given up 207.5 yards per outing via the pass and allowed a completion percentage of 59.6%. Overall, they have relinquished 267.5 yards/game ranking them 18th in D-1.
For his career, Rattler has passed for a total of 758 yards with 9 touchdowns and 3 picks. Since his college career started, he has attempted a run 15 different times for a total of 19 rushing yards. He has a quarterback rating of 200.5 with a touchdown rate of 13.0% and an interception rate of 4.3%. He is throwing for 151.6 yds per outing. Spencer Rattler has connected on 51 of his career 69 passes for a completion percentage of 73.9%.
In their last game, the Iowa State Cyclones went up against the TCU Horned Frogs and took home the victory by a score of 37-34. Brock Purdy went 18/23 with 211 yards by way of passing and completed 1 TD. He ended the game with no interceptions. Breece Hall paced the team on the ground in this contest. He had a long run of 75 yards and he ran for 3 TD's for this contest. He rushed for a total of 155 yards via 18 carries which meant he was running for 8.6 yards per run. Landen Akers was the receiving yardage leader by earning 60 yards on 2 receptions. He averaged 30.0 yards per reception in this contest.
For the year thus far, the Cyclones have thrown for a total of 356 yards via the pass in addition to an average of 178 passing yards per contest, which ranks 58th in Division 1. The Iowa State Cyclones are averaging 363 yards per contest ranking them 51st in the country. They maintain an average of 185 rushing yards per game and have toted the ball for 370 yards for the year. In relation to their scoring prowess, the Cyclones are sitting 50th in D-1 maintaining an average of 25.5 PPG. The Cyclones are giving up 32.5 points per game, which has them sitting 57th in the nation. This year, they have conceded 65 total points. Iowa State has given up a total of 231 rushing yards (115.5 yards/game) as well as 1 touchdown rushing for the season. They have conceded 5 touchdowns through the air as well as 276.5 yards/game, which puts them in 62nd in the country.
In the 25 contests in his career, Brock Purdy has completed 492 of 753 attempts for a total of 6,588 yards. He averages 263.5 yds per game through the air with a 153.6 quarterback rating. Purdy has passed for 44 touchdowns while giving up 17 picks in his career. He has scampered for 598 yards on 208 attempts. His TD rate on pass attempts is 5.8% and his interception rate is 2.3%.
Key Oklahoma Sooners Injuries
09/27/20 RB Rhamondre Stevenson Suspension is questionable Saturday vs Iowa State
09/27/20 TE Brayden Willis Undisclosed is questionable Saturday vs Iowa State
09/27/20 WR Drake Stoops Undisclosed is questionable Saturday vs Iowa State
09/27/20 K Gabe Brkic Undisclosed is questionable Saturday vs Iowa State
09/27/20 RB T.J. Pledger Undisclosed is questionable Saturday vs Iowa State
09/27/20 WR Obi Obialo Undisclosed is questionable Saturday vs Iowa State
09/12/20 DE Jalen Redmond Personal is out for season
09/04/20 DL Marcus Hicks Achilles is out indefinitely
09/04/20 LB Caleb Kelly Knee is out indefinitely
09/03/20 WR Trejan Bridges Suspension will miss the first five games
09/03/20 WR Jadon Haselwood Knee is out indefinitely
Key Iowa State Cyclones Injuries
No key injuries to report
Who will win tonight's Sooners/Cyclones college football game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Cyclones +10.5
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