Broncos vs Cowboys Game Preview
Boise State Broncos vs Wyoming Cowboys Odds
The visiting Broncos hope to send their backers to the pay window on Saturday as they look to cover the spread at War Memorial Stadium against the Cowboys.
The Cowboys currently sports a record of 1-6, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 4-3 ATS. The Broncos are 6-1 and 4-3 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Cowboys post a 2-4 over under record this season, while the Broncos have gone 2-5 against the number.
Betting Line: The visitors opened as 14-point favorites in this one at 5Dimes and most sportsbooks tracked here at OddsShark. No total had been posted as of press time check the live lines pages in the coming days to see where the number opened.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The Cowboys sit at No. 99 in the current NCAAF Power Rankings here at OddsShark, while the Broncos are at No. 63 on that chart. Math models have concluded that the Broncos will win this game 37-16.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wyoming's No. 81-ranked offense (25.6 PPG) against a Broncos defense that ranks No. 6 at 13.6 PPG. The Cowboys passing attack has averaged 240.4 yards per game, more than the Broncos give up through the air (158.7 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Broncos feature the league's No. 103-rated road run defense, allowing 241.3 yards per game. Wyoming, meanwhile, ranks No. 43 in rushing offense at home.
In their last action, Boise State was a 32-7 winner at home against UNLV. They failed to cover the 28-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (39) was profitable news for UNDER bettors. UNLV didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Broncos as Boise State blasted them 32-7 in Week 8 action.
Wyoming was a 42-14 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Fresno State. They failed to cover the 17-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (56) made winners of UNDER bettors. Wyoming was hammered in its last outing, as Fresno State ran up a 42-14 score against them at Bulldog Stadium.
Boise State Broncos Trends:
When playing in October are 10-0
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing within the conference are 9-1
Wyoming Cowboys Trends:
When playing in October are 2-8
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 5-5
A few Broncos at Cowboys trends to consider:
Boise State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Boise State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Wyoming
Boise State is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Boise State's last 7 games on the road
Wyoming is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Wyoming is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games at home
Wyoming is 1-7 SU in its last 8 games
Wyoming is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Boise State
Boise State home to San Diego State, Saturday, November 3
Wyoming home to Colorado State, Saturday, November 3