Air Force Falcons face Colorado Buffaloes: NCAA basketball odds preview and stats
Air Force Falcons vs Colorado Buffaloes Odds
Air Force travels to Colorado on Sunday, hoping to boost its 5-0 record with a victory over the Buffaloes.
This season, the Buffaloes are 4-0 overall and 3-1 ATS ATS, while the Falcons are 5-0 and 1-1-1 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Colorado boasts a 1-1 on the OU, and Air Force is 0-0.
The Falcons were listed as 11.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 196-rated Air Force taking on the No. 54-rated Buffaloes in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 91-79 win for the Falcons on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Falcons rank No. 176 in NCAA Division 1 with 35.6 per game. That compares with Colorado’s No. 100 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Colorado is college basketball's No. 245-ranked team at 5.2 per game, while the Falcons rate No. 6 with 10.2 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Air Force owns the country's No. 150-rated mark, allowing 67.5 points per game on the highway. Colorado, on the other hand, rates No. 151 in scoring at home.
Air Force was an 86-72 winner in their most recent outing at home against Montana State. They failed to cover the 14.5-point spread as favorites. Air Force got 29 points from Michael Lyons en route to an 86-72 victory over Montana State on Wednesday at Clune Arena.
In their last action, Colorado was an 81-74 winner at home against Murray State. They covered the 2-point spread as favorites. The Racers got 21 points from Isaiah Canaan, but it was Colorado that prevailed in an 81-74 final on Sunday at TD Arena.
Air Force Falcons Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
After playing Montana State are 0-2
After a win are 8-2
Colorado Buffaloes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Texas Southern are 2-1
After playing Murray State are 1-0
After a win are 7-3
A few Falcons at Buffaloes trends to consider:
Air Force is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games on the road
Colorado is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Colorado is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games
Air Force home to Jackson State, Wednesday, November 28
Colorado home to Texas Southern, Tuesday, November 27