New Mexico Lobos vs Air Force Falcons Odds
Clune Arena features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Air Force Falcons and the visiting New Mexico Lobos in college hoops action on Saturday.
The Falcons are 16-12 so far on the season, and 14-8-1 ATS vs. the number. The Lobos, meanwhile, are 26-4 and 15-11-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Air Force go 12-7 and the Lobos go 11-16 on the totals.
Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Falcons as 2.5-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 31-rated New Mexico taking on the No. 146-rated Falcons in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 73-70 win for the Lobos on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Air Force's No. 324-rated squad against New Mexico's No. 138-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Air Force rates No. 22 in the country with 8.1 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 170 nationally with 6.1 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, New Mexico owns the country's No. 35-rated mark, allowing 62.4 points per game on the highway. Air Force, on the other hand, rates No. 36 in scoring at home.
In their last action, New Mexico was a 75-62 winner on the road against Nevada. They covered the 7.5-point spread as favorites. New Mexico got 25 points from Tony Snell en route to a 75-62 victory over Nevada on Wednesday at Lawlor Events Center.
Air Force lost its last outing, a 58-51 result against San Diego State on March 6. They covered in that game as a 14-point underdog. Michael Lyons scored 10 points in a futile effort to lead the Falcons to a win (they lost 58-51 to San Diego State at Viejas Arena on Wednesday).
New Mexico Lobos Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
After playing Nevada are 1-0
After a win are 8-2
Air Force Falcons Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
After playing San Diego State are 2-8
After a loss are 5-5
A few Lobos at Falcons trends to consider:
New Mexico is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Air Force
New Mexico is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of New Mexico's last 5 games when playing on the road against Air Force
Air Force is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Air Force's last 7 games when playing New Mexico
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Air Force's last 5 games when playing at home against New Mexico
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Air Force's last 9 games