Vegas Releases Initial Prediction For This Year’s Texas-Oklahoma Game

first_imgCheerleaders of the Oklahoma Sooners perform during the game against the Texas A&M Aggies.NORMAN, OK – NOVEMBER 12: Cheerleaders of the Oklahoma Sooners perform during the game against the Texas A&M Aggies on November 12, 2005 at Memorial Stadium in Norman, Oklahoma. The Sooners won 36-30. (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***Few things in sports are better than college football rivalry games. We’re going to be getting some really, really good ones this year, too.Most of these games are far off, not taking place until midway (or later) through the season. Still, it’s never too early to start thinking about them.A Las Vegas sportsbook has released some initial betting lines for these games.Who’s favored in the Oklahoma-Texas contest? Will the Longhorns be able to beat the Sooners in Year 2 of the Tom Herman era?The sportsbook doesn’t think so.An initial betting line has been set. Oklahoma is favored by a lot.Oklahoma is a 12-point favorite in this year’s game, set to be played in early October.Full betting lines can be seen below:Games of the Year lines up @southpointlv:Ohio St -1.5 at Penn StAuburn at Alabama -7Michigan at Ohio St -9Georgia -15 vs. FloridaClemson -10 at Florida StNotre Dame -1 at USCTexas vs. Oklahoma -12h/t @andrewssports— David Payne Purdum (@DavidPurdum) May 24, 2018Oklahoma and Texas are set to meet at the Cotton Bowl on Saturday, Oct. 6. It will hopefully be a good one.last_img read more