Clemson vs. Ohio State, 01/03/2014 20:30 EDT, Score: 40 - 35

Point Spread: -3/-102 Ohio State

Sportsbook: SportBet

Result: Loss

On Friday in the Cotton bowl the Power Play is on Oklahoma. St. Game 261 at 8:00 eastern. Oklahoma St. has now become the favorite and that sets up the favorite with the worse record system which has these favored teams at 46-12 straight up. Ok. St has some nice numbers in this one and a defensive edge. They have won the last 3 in the series with Missouri and are 5-1 off a conference loss. Coach Gundy has won 9 straight off a favored loss. The Cowboys are 23-5 on turf and have won 3 of the last 4 vs winning teams. Missouri fits some negative system that pertain to teams entering a bowl game if they lost and scored 35 or more points if they are a favorite or dog of 3 or less. Bowl teams in general do not play well after allowing 50 or more points last out. The Tigers have lost 21 of the last 28 vs BIG 12 Teams. The Tigers are allowing 470 yards in games away from home and that could be the difference here. These two met 2 years ago when both were good teams and OK.St won by 20+ points. Look for them to get teh cash on the Cotton bowl.

On Friday the BONUS NBA Revenge play is on Denver. Game 812 at 9:05 eastern. Denver has this one circled after getting smoked at Memphis by 21 in what was a close game most of the way a little over a week ago. The Nuggets have lost 8 straight and were flattened by 12 points here 2 nights ago by Philadelphia. They get a Memphis team that played last night in Phoenix and road teams going into Denver with no rest have failed to cover 4 of the last 5. Road dogs of 5 or more that have no rest and were a dog of 5 or more last night are 0-9 straight up and ats , vs an opponent like Denver that scored 100 or more despite losing to the spread by 14+ points at home in their last game. These winless road teams are losing by an average 109-93 score. Memphis has not played well here losing 26 of the last 28 in Denver. They are 0-3 with no spread win on the road when the total is 190 To 195 and 3-11 ats as a dog. Finally an interesting indicator of note is the Winner is 26-0 to the spread in Memphis last 26 games. Look for Denver to serve it up

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