Connect with us

WVU Football

WVU Listed as Slight Underdog This Week at Home Against Baylor



(photo via WVU Athletics/Ben Queen - USA Today Sports)

West Virginia University opened as a slight underdog for this week’s home game in Morgantown against Baylor.

The Bears (1-0) are currently 2.5 point favorites against the Mountaineers (1-1) on Saturday at multiple sports books according to betting odds listed at DraftKings has the game listed with an over/under currently set at 55 points.


WVU closed as a 6.5 point underdog last week at Oklahoma State and did not cover the number in a 27-13 loss in Stillwater. The over/under of 51.5 points went under for the game.

Welcome to the new home of WVU football and basketball breaking news, analysis and recruiting. Like us on Facebook, follow us on Twitter and check us out on YouTube. And don't forget to subscribe for all of our articles delivered directly to your inbox.

Tom has spent the last decade as a sports journalist based in West Virginia, most recently as the WVU beat writer for the Charleston Gazette-Mail and with previous stops at the Charleston Daily Mail, the (Fairmont) Times West Virginian and the Daily Independent in Ashland, Kentucky. He was born and raised in Cross Lanes, West Virginia -- where he currently resides -- and is a 2010 graduate of the W. Page Pitt School of Journalism and Mass Communications at Marshall University.

Get WVSN in your mailbox!

Enter your email address to subscribe to WVSN and receive notifications of new posts by email.

Sign up for the best in WVU sports!

Subscribe to WVSN today and get all of our posts directly in your inbox the second they're published.

Thank you for subscribing.

Something went wrong.

Send this to a friend