Cowboys face Rebels in Week 12 odds
Wyoming Cowboys vs UNLV Rebels Odds
Sam Boyd Stadium will feature Rebels vs. Cowboys on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in Week 12 action.
The Cowboys will look to vanquish their hosts on Saturday, as they are 6-4 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Rebels are 7-3-1 ATS. Wyoming is 4-4-1 against the total, while UNLV is 5-5 versus the number.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The Rebels - Cowboys odds would favor the Rebels if the lines were set according to power ranks. UNLV is rated No. 104 in our latest OddsShark poll, while the Cowboys sit at No. 110. Math models based on recent stats and predictive formulas point to a 22-20 win for the Cowboys.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up UNLV's No. 95-ranked offense (23 PPG) against a Cowboys defense that ranks No. 101 at 33.6 PPG. The Rebels passing attack has averaged 219.2 yards per game, less than the Cowboys give up through the air (240.8 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Cowboys feature the league's No. 102-rated road run defense, allowing 226.4 yards per game. UNLV, meanwhile, ranks No. 49 in rushing offense at home.
Wyoming was a 28-23 winner in its last match on the road against New Mexico. They covered the 3-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 51 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Brett Smith led the way last time out for the Cowboys, connecting for 374 passing yards and a 28-23 victory over the Lobos at University Stadium.
UNLV lost its last outing, a 33-11 result against Colorado State on November 10. UNLV failed to cover in that game as a 1-point favorite, while the 44 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Last time we saw the Rebels, they had no answer for WinningWR as the Rams rolled to a 33-11 victory at Hughes Stadium.
Wyoming Cowboys Trends:
When playing in November are 6-4
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 5-5
UNLV Rebels Trends:
When playing in November are 2-8
When playing on turf are 2-8
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 2-8
A few Cowboys at Rebels trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Wyoming's last 11 games when playing UNLV
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Wyoming's last 5 games when playing on the road against UNLV
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Wyoming's last 8 games on the road
Wyoming is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing UNLV
The total has gone OVER in 9 of UNLV's last 11 games when playing Wyoming
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of UNLV's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of UNLV's last 5 games when playing at home against Wyoming
UNLV is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Wyoming
Wyoming home to San Diego State, Saturday, November 24
UNLV at Hawaii, Saturday, November 24