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    Big 12 Win Total Over/Unders

    From Bovada, here's where the lines are set for regular season win totals:

    Baylor - 8
    Iowa State - 5.5
    Kansas - 3.5
    Kansas State - 8
    Oklahoma - 8.5
    Oklahoma State - 9.5
    TCU - 8
    Texas - 9.5
    Texas Tech - 7.5
    West Virginia - 6

    I'd take the over on TCU (don't see them going 7-5, so it's a push at worst) and the under on Tech, maybe - although TCU is the best deal on here. Probably stay away from the other eight lines.

    5.5 is right where I would have set the ISU line as well. I thought it may start at 5, in which case I would have bet the over.


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    Re: Big 12 Win Total Over/Unders

    Ones I'd feel ok with betting on, starting with most confidence:
    1. Over on TCU
    2. Over on Oklahoma
    3. Under on West Virginia
    4. Under on Tech
    5. Over on K state (just because Snyder proves me wrong every year)

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    Re: Big 12 Win Total Over/Unders

    If the ISU line falls to 5, I'll bet on it.



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    Re: Big 12 Win Total Over/Unders

    Hmm, I think that I might take the Kansas 3.5 and over. I really don't think they only win three but would have to look at their schedule. I have in the past taken the Iowa lines as they are easy money due to the stupid Iowa betters. There line is at 5.5 even with that easy schedule. I'm not sure on that one.



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    Re: Big 12 Win Total Over/Unders

    I'm not a gambler, someone please explain to me how the over/under can be an integer and what happens if a team wins exactly that number of games.


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    Re: Big 12 Win Total Over/Unders

    Quote Originally Posted by besserheimerphat View Post
    I'm not a gambler, someone please explain to me how the over/under can be an integer and what happens if a team wins exactly that number of games.
    Falling exactly on the number is a push. The bet is simply refunded (no juice). Baylor is at 8 wins...if they win 8 on the nose, all bets are refunded. No one wins, no one loses.



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    Re: Big 12 Win Total Over/Unders

    Quote Originally Posted by ArgentCy View Post
    Hmm, I think that I might take the Kansas 3.5 and over. I really don't think they only win three but would have to look at their schedule. I have in the past taken the Iowa lines as they are easy money due to the stupid Iowa betters. There line is at 5.5 even with that easy schedule. I'm not sure on that one.
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    Re: Big 12 Win Total Over/Unders

    BU over
    Tech under (I think they win 7)
    OU over
    OSU over (I think they win 10)
    WVU under (they will be calling for Holgs to be fired)



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