How Sharps Are Betting Houston vs. Oklahoma on Sunday Night
Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports. Pictured: Lincoln Riley
- Sharp money is flowing on tonight's Houston vs. Oklahoma college football Week 1 matchup (7:30 p.m. ET, ABC).
- Here's how the pros are betting this matchup.
Oklahoma vs. Houston Betting Odds
- Odds: Oklahoma -23.5
- Over/Under: 79.5
- Time: 7:30 p.m. ET
- TV: ESPN
Odds above as of 6:15 p.m. ET and via PointsBet
For the final time in 2019, college football will take center stage on a Sunday for tonight’s Houston vs. Oklahoma matchup.
And with standalone football games come massive ticket counts, especially for a betting line that has been available since June.
Recreational bettors are split on both the spread and over/under for this game, as action on both wagers is relatively balanced. At the time of writing, 57% of tickets are taking the points with Houston , while 55% of bets on the total are landing on the over.
However, sharps have made their opinions clear on what they see as the right side of this matchup.
Houston vs. Oklahoma: Sharp Betting Report
Oddsmakers opened this total at a consensus of 80, which is exactly where it sits right now.
But a quick look at the line history shows multiple instances of this number climbing, only to be whacked back down toward the opener.
Sports Insights’ Bet Signals, which track and report real-time instances of professional betting action, have triggered 10 (!) market-moving moves on the under, revealing exactly how wiseguys are getting down on this game.
In fact, each of the 10 moves has come at 80 or above, providing plenty of evidence that the value on Houston vs. Oklahoma is whenever the under climbs above that number.
Recreational bettors are divided on how to approach tonight’s matchup, but sharps are very much aligned on the under.