Arizona State Sun Devils vs Utah Utes in NCAAF odds tilt

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Sep 22, 10:00 PM | Grass of Sun Devil Stadium

Utah Utes vs Arizona State Sun Devils Odds

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Arizona State looks to cover the Sun Devils-Utes point spread this week and improve its overall 2-1 mark when they host Utah in Week 4 action.

The Utes will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 1-2 ATS against the number this season, while the Sun Devils are 2-0-1 ATS. Utah is 0-1-1 on the totals; Arizona State is 1-1.

View Utah vs Arizona State Odds and Stats.

Betting Line: The home team opened as 4-point favorites in this NCAA football battle. No over under line was available early in the week, but was set to posted shortly.

Power Rankings / Prediction: The Sun Devils - Utes odds would favor the Utes if the lines were set according to power ranks. Arizona State is rated No. 41 in our latest OddsShark poll, while the Utes sit at No. 21. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 53-38 win for the Sun Devils.

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How They Match Up:
The game also pits Arizona State's No. 17-ranked offense, averaging 42.7 PPG, against a Utes defense that ranks No. 28 this week at 16 PPG. The Sun Devils aerial game is averaging 250 yards per game, more than the Utes secondary allows through the air, 167 YPG per game.

Defensively, the Utes feature the league's No. 51-rated road run defense, allowing 164 yards per game. Arizona State, meanwhile, ranks No. 31 in rushing offense at home.

Last time out for Utah, they were a 24-21 winner as they battled BYU at home. Utah covered in the match as a 3.5-point underdog, while 45 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. The Utes grabbed a Week 3 victory over the Cougars in their last game, winning 24-21 at Rice-Eccles Stadium.

Arizona State lost its last outing, a 24-20 result against Missouri on September 15. Arizona State earned a push in that game as a 4-point underdog, while the 44 combined points took the game UNDER the total. In their last game, the Sun Devils were Week 3 losers coming out on the wrong end of 24-20 score against Missouri.

Utah Utes Trends:
When playing in September are 8-2
When playing on grass are 7-3
After being outgained are 8-2
When playing within the conference are 5-5

Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing in September are 6-4
When playing on grass are 7-3
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 5-5

A few Utes at Sun Devils trends to consider:
Utah is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games
Utah is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Utah is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Arizona State is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games at home
Arizona State is 2-5-1 ATS in its last 8 games
Arizona State is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games

Next up:
Utah home to Southern Cal, Thursday, October 4
Arizona State at California, Saturday, September 29

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