Big XII Week 6 Opening Lines.

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  1. Judoka

    Judoka Well-Known Member

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    Texas (2-2) @ Iowa State (1-2), 6:30PM Thursday: Opened at Texas -7.5, already at Texas -9

    Texas Tech (4-0) @ Kansas (2-1), 11:00AM Saturday: No line yet

    Kansas State (2-2) @ Oklahoma State (3-1), 2:30PM Saturday: Opened at OSU -14, already at OSU -15

    TCU (2-2) @ Oklahoma (4-0), 6:00PM Saturday: Opened at Oklahoma -10, already at Oklahoma -10.5

    West Virginia (3-2) @ Baylor (3-0); 7:00PM Saturday: Opened at Baylor -21, already at Baylor -27.5

    That is a huge line in the WVU game.
     
  2. CyArob

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    Give me West Virginia +27.5. All of my money and possessions.
     
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  3. Judoka

    Judoka Well-Known Member

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    They do seem to have an uncanny ability to bring teams down to their level.
     
  4. Cyclonz

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    Give me Okie State, bounce back and score run up over a mediocre K St team.
     
  5. CyJack13

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    I would have no problem taking Baylor -27.5. I imagine this line will move up to the Baylor -31 range by the end of the week. West Virginia is a bad football team, one fluke win doesn't change that.
     
  6. chuckd4735

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    But WV will be the best team Baylor faces to date. Baylor will win, but Id take those points.
     
  7. CyJack13

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    WV may be marginally better than Buffalo but not by much. WV is not good and I hate taking points against teams like Baylor and Oregon unless I feel like the opponent has a chance to win.
     
  8. surly

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    wvu's defense was very stought v. oSu. but their offense wasn't.
     
  9. cyclones500

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    I expected a line closer to 14 for ISU-Texas.
     
  10. klamath632

    klamath632 Well-Known Member

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    WVU on the road against Baylor? That's got 40 pt. blowout written all over it.
     
  11. cstrunk

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    Don't forget that WVU played OU tough in addition to the OSU win.
     
  12. CyJack13

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    That was before OU switched to Bell. ULM also held OU in check while Knight was at QB. I think WV defense isn't terrible but their offense certainly can't keep up with Baylor's and Baylor's defense is much improved over last year.
     
  13. CyFan61

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    Interesting that our game is viewed as the most competitive of the week. Would have thought TCU-OU.
     
  14. CyKings

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    ISU with the lowest spread to cover? Dang... that surprises me, especially because we are 1-9 vs. Texas all time, and haven't looked that great this year.

    I would take WVU to cover all day in that one. 27.5 pts is a ridiculous spread!
     
  15. CyJack13

    CyJack13 Well-Known Member

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    Good call.
     
  16. JusHappy2BeHere

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    do you have a place to stay or anything to wear?
     
  17. CyArob

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    Good thing I'm a poor college graduate who didn't own anything anyways.
     

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