Arizona State Sun Devils vs Boise State Broncos Odds
Ten of the past 13 Las Vegas Bowls have played UNDER total and there is lots of room under 65.5 as the Boise State Broncos and Arizona State Sun Devils do battle in bowl betting action.
Arizona State lost four straight to end the season while giving up 36 points per game over that stretch, not a good sign against the 11-1 Broncos, who may be sulky here in the Las Vegas Bowl after hoping for better things. [ Full Las Vegas Bowl betting preview ]
Boise State is a big 14-point favorite and chalk is 4-1 ATS in the past 5 editions of this bowl game.
The Broncos sport records of 11-1 and 4-8 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Sun Devils sit at 6-5 and 4-7 ATS on the season. The over under records are 7-5 for the Broncos and 8-2-1 for the Sun Devils.
Betting Line: If you're going with the Broncos in this one, they were listed as 11.5-point favorites on the betting line for the contest. But ot had been bet up to 14 points at shops such as SBG Global last week. The total was a high 65.5 with solid numbers and perks at GTbets.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Boise State's No. 7-ranked offense (43.2 PPG) against a Sun Devils defense that ranks No. 64 at 26.3 PPG. The Broncos passing attack has averaged 310.3 yards per game, more than the Sun Devils give up through the air (271.2 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Sun Devils feature the league's No. 64-rated road run defense, allowing 172 yards per game. Boise State, meanwhile, ranks No. 73 in rushing offense at home.
Arizona State was a 47-38 loser in its last match at home against California. They failed to cover the 6–point spread as favorites, while the total score of 85 sent OVER bettors to the payout window.
Boise State won its last outing, a 45-0 result against New Mexico on December 3. Boise State failed to cover in that game as a 47.5-point favorite, while the 45 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Arizona State Sun Devils Trends:
When playing in December are 4-6
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 6-4
When an underdog on the road are 2-8
Boise State Broncos Trends:
When playing in December are 6-4
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When favored at home are 9-1
A few Sun Devils at Broncos trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Arizona State's last 6 games
Arizona State is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Arizona State is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Boise State is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boise State's last 8 games
Boise State is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games