College baskeball point spread favors Cowboys in battle with Pioneers

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Dec 18, 9:00 PM | Arena-Auditorium

Denver Pioneers vs Wyoming Cowboys Odds

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Bettors will hope to hit paydirt on Tuesday when the Wyoming Cowboys try to run the Denver Pioneers off the court at Arena-Auditorium in college hoops action.

The Cowboys bring a 10-0 record (6-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 3-5 Pioneers, who are 1-5 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Wyoming go 3-1 so far and the Pioneers go 2-2.

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Betting Line:
Wyoming opened as 8-point favorites in this college basketball tilt over at 5Dimes but the number may be on the move. Watch for the opening total as well at BetOnline.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Cowboys at No. 116 and the Pioneers at No. 247 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 77-66 result in favor of the Cowboys.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Pioneers rank No. 342 in NCAA Division 1 with 27.4 per game. That compares with Wyoming’s No. 275 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Wyoming is college basketball's No. 76-ranked team at 7.4 per game, while the Pioneers rate No. 36 with 8.1 per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Denver owns the country's No. 102-rated mark, allowing 65.7 points per game on the highway. Wyoming, on the other hand, rates No. 231 in scoring at home.

Last time out for Denver, they were an 82-47 winner as they battled Nebraska Omaha at home. They covered in the match as a 24.5-point favorite. The Pioneers blew out Nebraska Omaha on Saturday, running up a 20+ point victory in an 82-47 win at Magness Arena.

Wyoming was a 74-55 winner in its last match at home against OK Panhandle State. Wyoming earned a 74-55 victory over OK Panhandle State on Saturday, getting 21 points from Derrious Gilmore at Arena-Auditorium.

Denver Pioneers Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 7-3
Before playing Southern Utah are 4-2
After a win are 5-5

Wyoming Cowboys Trends:
When playing on Tuesday are 6-4
Before playing Santa Barbara are 1-0
After a win are 9-1

A few Pioneers at Cowboys trends to consider:
Denver is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Wyoming
Denver is 2-6 ATS in its last 8 games on the road
Denver is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games on the road
Denver is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Wyoming
Wyoming is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Wyoming is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Wyoming is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Denver
Wyoming is 4-7-1 ATS in its last 12 games when playing Denver

Next up:
Denver home to Southern Utah, Friday, December 21
Wyoming home to Santa Barbara, Friday, December 21

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