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Oct 13, 7:00 PM | Turf of War Memorial Stadium

Air Force Falcons vs Wyoming Cowboys Odds

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Bettors will be looking to hit pay dirt on Saturday when the Cowboys host the Falcons at War Memorial Stadium in Week 7 action.

The Cowboys sport records of 1-4 and 3-2 ATS heading into this matchup, while the Falcons sit at 2-3 and 2-3 ATS on the season. The over under records are 2-2 for the Cowboys and 2-2 for the Falcons.

View Air Force vs Wyoming Odds and Stats.

Betting Line: Several shops tracked by OddsShark (including Bovada) set the point spread at 5.5 in favor of the home side. NCAA football bettors had to wait for the opening over under value, which was not available at press time (check the live lines pages here for the latest totals updates).

Power Rankings / Prediction: The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Cowboys rated this week at No. 105 and the Falcons sitting at No. 110. It may or may not play a role in OddsShark score prediction models that turned out a 37-25 result in favor of the Falcons this week.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wyoming's No. 68-ranked offense (27.6 PPG) against a Falcons defense that ranks No. 77 at 27.8 PPG. The Cowboys passing attack has averaged 263.6 yards per game, more than the Falcons give up through the air (243 YPG on average).

In comparing defenses, the Falcons own the league's No. 85-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 206.5 yards per game when on the road. Wyoming, on the other hand, rates No. 81 this week in generating rushing yards at home.

Last time out for Air Force, they were a 28-21 loser as they battled Navy at home. Air Force failed to cover in the match as a 9.5-point favorite, while 49 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. In their last game, Air Force got a 204-yard performance from Cody Getz, but Navy prevailed 28-21.

Wyoming lost its last outing, a 35-28 result against Nevada on October 6. Wyoming covered in that game as a 19.5-point underdog, while the 63 combined points took the game UNDER the total. In their last game, the Cowboys were Week 6 losers coming out on the wrong end of 35-28 score against Nevada.

Air Force Falcons Trends:
When playing in October are 3-7
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 5-5

Wyoming Cowboys Trends:
When playing in October are 3-7
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 6-4

A few Falcons at Cowboys trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Air Force's last 5 games when playing Wyoming
Air Force is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing Wyoming
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Air Force's last 7 games on the road
Air Force is 5-2 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Wyoming
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Wyoming's last 5 games when playing Air Force
Wyoming is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Air Force
Wyoming is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Wyoming is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next up:
Air Force home to New Mexico, Saturday, October 20
Wyoming at Fresno State, Saturday, October 20

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