Colorado State Air Force Betting Preview

Air Force Falcons Colorado State Rams
9-7 January 18, 2014, 06:00 | Moby Arena 11-7



Moby Arena features an NCAA basketball betting clash between the host Colorado State Rams and the visiting Air Force Falcons in college hoops action on Saturday.

This season, the Rams are 11-7 overall and 3-8-1 ATS, while the Falcons are 9-7 and 8-4 ATS. As for the totals, Colorado State boasts a 5-7 on the OU, and Air Force is 6-4.

View Air Force Falcons vs Colorado State Rams Odds and Stats.

The visitors opened as 10.5-point underdogs in this one at most sportsbooks tracked at Odds Shark, including Bovada. The total was set to open a bit later (check out GTbets.eu for the latest situation(.

This game matches up the No. 111 (Rams) and the No. 247 (Falcons) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank.

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Air Force was a 77-62 winner in their most recent outing at home against San Jose State. They covered the 8.5-point spread as favorites. The Spartans were burned for 27 points by Tre' Coggins on Wednesday as the Falcons put another game in the win column, 77-62, at Clune Arena.

Colorado State was a 57-50 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Utah State. They earned a push of the 7-point spread as underdogs. J.J. Avila scored 21 points in a futile effort to lead the Rams to a win (they lost 57-50 to Utah State at Dee Glen Smith Spectrum on Wednesday).

How They Match Up:
The game also pits Colorado State's No. 76-ranked offense, averaging 75.94 PPG, against a Falcons defense that ranks No. 148 at 70.31 PPG. The Rams field goal percentage has averaged 44.29% so far, less than the Falcons marksmen have achieved on the year, 47.87% per game.

A few Falcons at Rams trends to consider:
Air Force is 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games
Air Force is 6-3 SU in its last 9 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Air Force's last 6 games
Air Force is 4-14 SU in its last 18 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Colorado State's last 5 games
Colorado State is 21-4 SU in its last 25 games at home
Colorado State is 8-4 ATS in its last 12 games when playing Air Force
Colorado State is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Air Force


Next up:
Air Force home to Wyoming, Wednesday, January 22nd
Colorado State at New Mexico, Saturday, January 25th
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