Falcons open as college hoops underdog vs Wolf Pack

Nevada Wolf Pack Air Force Falcons
12-15 February 22, 2014, 04:00 | Clune Arena 10-14



Earning a win and covering the posted spread will be the goals for Nevada when they take on the Air Force Falcons on Saturday in college hoops betting action.

The Falcons sport a record of 10-14 and 12-8 ATS heading into this battle, while the Wolf Pack have 12-15 and 13-13 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 7-12 for the Falcons and 16-10 for the Wolf Pack.

View Nevada Wolf Pack vs Air Force Falcons Odds and Stats.

Sportsbooks such as BetOnline had set the Falcons as 2-point underdogs on the opening line for this contest. It may have moved, check for updates.

This game matches up the No. 282 (Falcons) and the No. 182 (Wolf Pack) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAB power rank.

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Nevada was a 66-64 loser in their most recent outing at home against San Jose State. They failed to cover the 13.5-point spread as favorites. The Wolf Pack endured a 66-64 loss at the hands of the Spartans on Tuesday, despite a 14-point effort from Deonte Burton at Lawlor Events Center.

Air Force lost its last outing, a 64-56 result against San Diego State on February 15. They covered in that game as a 17-point underdog. The Falcons endured a 64-56 loss at the hands of the Aztecs on Saturday, despite a 20-point effort from Max Yon at Viejas Arena.

How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Wolf Pack rank No. 150 in NCAA Division 1 with 34.78 per game. That compares with Air Force’s No. 223 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Air Force is college basketball's No. 46-ranked team at 7.54 per game, while the Wolf Pack rate No. 95 with 6.67 per game.

A few Wolf Pack at Falcons trends to consider:
Nevada is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Nevada is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Nevada's last 9 games
Nevada is 6-3 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
Air Force is 9-4 ATS in its last 13 games
Air Force is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Air Force's last 5 games
Air Force is 16-8 SU in its last 24 games at home


Next up:
Nevada home to New Mexico, Sunday, March 2nd
Air Force at Wyoming, Tuesday, February 25th
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