Wyoming Cowboys vs Fresno State Bulldogs in Week 11 odds
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Fresno State remains one of college football's undefeated, at 8-0 and No. 17 in this week's BCS standings.
But the Bulldogs are also only 2-6 ATS on the season, because while they're winning, they're not covering some of the big numbers on the pointspreads.
This week the 'Dogs are again a double-digit favorite as they head up to Laramie to wrangle with the 4-4 Cowboys Saturday afternoon.
FSU just beat Nevada 41-23, but came up short in trying to cover as 21-point favorites.
Wyoming, meanwhile, after a 3-1 start, has lost three of its last four games.
In the early betting the Bulldogs, who beat the Cowboys last year 42-14, were lined as 10-point road chalk for Saturday's game.
The Cowboys sport a record of 4-4 and 5-3 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Bulldogs sit at 8-0 and 2-6 ATS on the season. The over under records are 5-3 for the Cowboys and 4-4 for the Bulldogs.
On the opening line for this matchup, the Cowboys sat as 10.5-point underdogs, according to 5Dimes. The total, meanwhile, had not been posted early in the week, so check the lines pages for the latest.
It's a betting matchup between the No. 58-rated Cowboys and the No. 16-ranked Bulldogs, according to the NCAAF Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 46-37 result in favor of the Bulldogs.
Fresno State was a 41-23 winner in their most recent outing at home against Nevada. They failed to cover the 21.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (64) made winners of UNDER bettors. Shaun Wick went over the 100-yard mark (234) in his team's latest effort, but San Jose State still defeated Wyoming by a score of 51-44.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Wyoming's No. 31-ranked offense, averaging 36.5 PPG, against a Bulldogs defense that ranks No. 78 this week at 29 PPG. The Cowboys aerial game is averaging 297.38 yards per game, more than the Bulldogs secondary allows through the air, 276.38 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Bulldogs feature the league's No. 11-rated road run defense, allowing 106.67 yards per game. Wyoming, meanwhile, ranks No. 33 in rushing offense at home.
A few Bulldogs at Cowboys trends to consider:
Fresno State is 2-7 ATS in its last 9 games
Fresno State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Fresno State is 9-2 ATS in its last 11 games on the road
Fresno State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Wyoming is 8-4 ATS in its last 12 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Wyoming's last 5 games
Wyoming is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games at home
Wyoming is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
Fresno State at New Mexico, Saturday, November 23rd
Wyoming at Boise State, Saturday, November 16th