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Vegas And The Cowboys



How did this year’s OSU basketball team, which fared very poorly in the W-L column, do against Vegas? Let’s have a look..


Largest margin as a favorite: -26 against Arkansas-Pine Bluff (covered)
Largest margin as a dog: 17.5 at Kansas (covered)


Favorite: 11 times
Dog: 20 times
No line: 2 times


Covered: 15 times
Didn’t cover: 15 times
Pushed: 1 time
As a favorite: 6-5-1
As a dog: 9-11


Over: 17 times
Under: 14 times


Kansas State – 0-2
Texas – 2-0

Vegas owned this team. There was no consistent pattern up and down the schedule of beating the spread or, for that matter, not beating the spread. Their wins and losses were distributed evenly as the season drove on, a relative indicator that this team was neither overrated nor underrated by those who rate.

They were just bad.

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