Against the Spread: Oklahoma State Favored by 17.5 Over Kansas State

Oklahoma State opened as a 17.5- point favorite at home over Kansas State this weekend, officially the fourth-highest margin the Cowboys have been favored by this season to date. The other three — TU (19.5), South Alabama (-28) and Baylor (-28.5), went down as Cowboy covers.

Factor in the fact that OSU could know by kickoff whether it will control its own destiny in the Big 12, and I think