San Jose State Spartans vs New Mexico State Aggies Odds
Aggie Memorial Stadium will feature Aggies vs. Spartans on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in Week 11 action.
The Aggies sit at 1-8 (4-5 ATS) on the season; in comparison, the Spartans are currently 7-2 (7-2 ATS). Looking to wager on the totals? New Mexico State is 3-5 OU, and San Jose State is 5-3 OU.
Betting Line: Sportsbooks such as TopBet had the Aggies pegged as 20.5-point underdogs in this matchup. The total, meanwhile, had yet to be posted as of writing - check the lines shortly.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The Aggies sit at No. 123 in the current NCAAF Power Rankings here at OddsShark, while the Spartans are at No. 24 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Spartans will win this game 40-12.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up New Mexico State's No. 111-ranked offense (19.4 PPG) against a Spartans defense that ranks No. 29 at 21.4 PPG. The Aggies passing attack has averaged 260.8 yards per game, more than the Spartans give up through the air (201.7 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Spartans own the league's No. 36-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 137.4 yards per game when on the road. New Mexico State, on the other hand, rates No. 120 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
Last time out for San Jose State, they were a 42-13 winner as they battled Idaho on the road. San Jose State covered in the match as a 21.5-point favorite, while 55 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. In San Jose State's last outing, David Fales threw for 328 yards to lead the Spartans over Idaho 42-13 at Kibbie Dome.
New Mexico State was a 42-7 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Auburn. They failed to cover the 23-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (49) made winners of OVER bettors. Last time out, New Mexico State could not slow down $WinningWR, who managed 154 receiving yards in the Tigers 42-7 victory over the Aggies Saturday.
San Jose State Spartans Trends:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on grass are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 6-4
New Mexico State Aggies Trends:
When playing in November are 1-9
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 1-9
When playing within the conference are 2-8
A few Spartans at Aggies trends to consider:
San Jose State is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
San Jose State is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing New Mexico State
San Jose State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of San Jose State's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of New Mexico State's last 6 games
New Mexico State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
New Mexico State is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
New Mexico State is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games when playing San Jose State
San Jose State home to BYU, Saturday, November 17
New Mexico State home to BYU, Saturday, November 24