College baskeball point spread favors Rams in battle with Wolf Pack
Colorado State Rams vs Nevada Wolf Pack Odds
The Nevada Wolf Pack will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the Colorado State Rams at Lawlor Events Center on Wednesday in NCAA hoops play.
The Wolf Pack sit at 11-10 (7-10-3 ATS) on the season. By comparison, the Rams are currently 18-4 (11-6-1 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? Nevada is 7-7-1 OU, and Colorado State is 4-10 OU.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Wolf Pack, most recently No. 215 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Rams, who rate No. 7 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 82-67 victory for the Rams.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Rams is ranked No. 2 in NCAA hoops at 42.3 per game. Contrast that with Nevada’s No. 180 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Nevada is the No. 215-ranked team in the country at 5.8 per game, while Colorado State rates No. 264 at 5.2 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Colorado State owns the country's No. 51-rated mark, allowing 62.9 points per game on the highway. Nevada, on the other hand, rates No. 157 in scoring at home.
Last time out for Colorado State, they were a 65-46 winner as they battled Wyoming at home. They covered in the match as a 10-point favorite. The Rams grabbed a 65-46 win over the Cowboys on Saturday, behind a 15-point effort from Dorian Green at Moby Arena.
Nevada was a 75-62 loser in their most recent outing on the road against New Mexico. They earned a push of the 13-point spread as underdogs. Malik Story scored 20 points in a futile effort to lead the Wolf Pack to a win (they lost 75-62 to New Mexico at The Pit on Saturday).
Colorado State Rams Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 8-2
Before playing San Diego State are 7-3
After playing Wyoming are 4-6
After a win are 8-2
Nevada Wolf Pack Trends:
When playing on Wednesday are 5-5
Before playing Air Force are 0-1
After a loss are 6-4
A few Rams at Wolf Pack trends to consider:
Colorado State is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Colorado State is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Nevada is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games at home
Nevada is 3-5-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Nevada is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games
Colorado State home to San Diego State, Wednesday, February 13
Nevada home to Air Force, Saturday, February 9