Wyoming Cowboys vs Colorado State Rams Odds
College basketball wagering interest will be high on Saturday when the Cowboys of Wyoming hit the hard court against the Rams of Colorado State.
Colorado State battles the Cowboys, currently sitting with a 15-5 mark (11-6 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals bettors, are 4-9 for the Rams and 6-8 for the Cowboys.
Bettors looking to go with the Rams in this one found them listed as 10.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Cowboys was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 135-rated Wyoming taking on the No. 12-rated Rams in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 77-71 win for the Rams on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Colorado State has the nation's No. 44-rated offensive output, at 74 PPG. The visiting Cowboys defense ranks No. 6 allowing on average 54.8 PPG. The Rams FG% has averaged 44.7% so far, more than the Cowboys marksmen have achieved on the year, 43.9% per game.
Defensively, Wyoming features the nation's No. 3-rated defense on the road, allowing 54.6 points per game. Colorado State, meanwhile, comes in at No. 38 nationally in scoring at home.
Wyoming was a 63-59 loser in its last match at home against New Mexico. They failed to cover the 1.5-point spread as underdogs. The Cowboys endured a 63-59 loss at the hands of the Lobos on Wednesday, despite a 15-point effort from Derrious Gilmore at Arena-Auditorium.
Last time out for Colorado State, they were a 77-57 winner as they battled Boise State at home. They covered in the match as a 9.5-point favorite. Colorado State cruised to victory on Wednesday, running Boise State out of the gym and running up a 77-57 score at Moby Arena.
Wyoming Cowboys Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing CS Bakersfield are 1-1
After playing New Mexico are 4-6
After a loss are 4-6
Colorado State Rams Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Nevada are 0-2
After playing Boise State are 2-2
After a win are 8-2
A few Cowboys at Rams trends to consider:
Wyoming is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Wyoming's last 6 games when playing on the road against Colorado State
Wyoming is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Colorado State
Wyoming is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Colorado State
Colorado State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Colorado State is 11-2 SU in its last 13 games
Colorado State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Wyoming
Colorado State is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games
Wyoming at CS Bakersfield, Wednesday, February 6
Colorado State at Nevada, Wednesday, February 6