Razorbacks vs Lobos Betting Matchup Report
New Mexico Lobos vs Arkansas Razorbacks Odds
A key Week 2 battle pits the visiting Lobos travelling to Arkansas on Saturday to face the Razorbacks.
They battle the Lobos, currently with a 0-1 mark (1-0 ATS). The over under records, important for totals bettors, are 0-1 for the Razorbacks and 0-1 for the Lobos.
Betting Line: Sportsbooks have set the Razorbacks as 35-point favorites on the opening line for this contest. The total is listed at 51.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The game pits the Razorbacks, currently No. 13 in our OddsShark NCAAF Power Rankings, against the Lobos, who rate No. 69 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and handicapping models run on this game predict a 64-16 victory for the Razorbacks.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Arkansas's #11-ranked offense (51 PPG) against a Lobos defense that ranks #33 at 14 PPG. The Razorbacks passing attack has averaged 364 yards per game, more than the Lobos give up through the air (178 YPG on average).
New Mexico was a 14-10 loser in their most recent outing at home against Colorado State. They covered the 7–point spread as underdogs, while the total score (24) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Last time out for Arkansas, they were a 51-7 winner as they battled Missouri State at home. Arkansas covered in the match as a 42-point favorite, while 58 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
New Mexico Lobos Trends:
When playing in September are 1-9
When playing on turf are 0-10
After outgaining opponent are 2-8
When an underdog on the road are 0-10
Arkansas Razorbacks Trends:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on turf are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When favored at home are 10-0
A few Lobos at Razorbacks trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 11 of New Mexico's last 15 games
New Mexico is 1-13 SU in its last 14 games
Arkansas is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Arkansas's last 9 games
New Mexico home to Texas Tech, Saturday, September 17
Arkansas home to Troy, Saturday, September 17