Wyoming Cowboys vs Nevada Wolf Pack Odds
The Nevada Wolf Pack host Wyoming on Saturday, looking to build on their 2-2-1 ATS mark against the 1-3 Cowboys in NCAAF action at Mackay Stadium.
They bring a 4-1 record (2-2-1 ATS) to the Week 6 battle against the 1-3 Cowboys, who are 2-2 ATS against the spread. Over under bettors have seen Nevada go 2-2 so far and the Cowboys go 2-1.
Betting Line: The Wolf Pack were listed as 14.5-point favorites at sportsbooks such as on the college football lines.
Power Rankings / Prediction: It's a betting matchup between the No. 54-rated Wolf Pack and the No. 108-ranked Cowboys, according to the NCAAF Power Rankings here at Odds Shark. Predictive-scoring models run on this game indicate a potential 47-27 result in favor of the Wolf Pack.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Nevada's No. 14-ranked offense, averaging 42 PPG, against a Cowboys defense that ranks No. 99 this week at 33 PPG. The Wolf Pack aerial game is averaging 248.8 yards per game, more than the Cowboys secondary allows through the air, 199 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Cowboys feature the league's No. 101-rated road run defense, allowing 241.5 yards per game. Nevada, meanwhile, ranks No. 4 in rushing offense at home.
Wyoming was a 40-37 winner in its last match on the road against Idaho. They covered the 2.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 77 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. In Wyoming's last outing, Brett Smith threw for 365 yards to lead the Cowboys over Idaho 40-37 at Kibbie Dome.
Nevada was a 34-21 winner in its last match on the road against Texas State. They failed to cover the 18-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 55 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window. Stefphon Jefferson went over the 100-yard mark (178) in his team's latest effort as Nevada defeated Texas State by a score of 34-21 on Saturday.
Wyoming Cowboys Trends:
When playing in October are 3-7
When playing on turf are 5-5
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 6-4
Nevada Wolf Pack Trends:
When playing in October are 8-2
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 8-2
A few Cowboys at Wolf Pack trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Wyoming's last 5 games on the road
Wyoming is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
Wyoming is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Wyoming is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Nevada is 14-2 SU in its last 16 games at home
Nevada is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
Nevada is 4-6-2 ATS in its last 12 games
Nevada is 1-3-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
Wyoming home to Air Force, Saturday, October 13
Nevada at UNLV, Saturday, October 13