Vandals host Cowboys in Week 4 action

Wyoming CowboysIdaho Vandals
Sep 22, 5:00 PM | Turf of Kibbie Dome

Wyoming Cowboys vs Idaho Vandals Odds

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Idaho looks to cover the Vandals-Cowboys point spread this week and improve its overall 0-3 mark when they host Wyoming in Week 4 action.

The Vandals are 0-3 so far on the season, and 1-2 ATS vs. the number. The Cowboys, meanwhile, are 0-3 and 1-2 ATS. Over under bettors have seen Idaho go 1-1 and the Cowboys go 1-1 on the totals.

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Power Rankings / Prediction: This game matches up the No. 96 (Vandals) and the No. 80 (Cowboys) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAF Power Rankings at OddsShark. A 17-0 result in favor of the Cowboys is predicted by handicapping models.

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How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Idaho's No. 121-ranked offense (10 PPG) against a Cowboys defense that ranks No. 92 at 31.7 PPG. The Vandals passing attack has averaged 230 yards per game, more than the Cowboys give up through the air (163.3 YPG on average).

Defensively, the Cowboys feature the league's No. 91-rated road run defense, allowing 280 yards per game. Idaho, meanwhile, ranks No. 121 in rushing offense at home.

In their last action, Wyoming was a 24-22 loser at home against Cal Poly. The game had no spread or over-under wagering, as it involved a non-board school. The Cowboys suffered a Week 3 loss against Cal Poly in their last game, falling 24-22 at War Memorial Stadium.

Last time out for Idaho, they were a 63-14 loser as they battled LSU on the road. Idaho failed to cover in the match as a 42-point underdog, while 77 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors. Idaho didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Tigers as LSU blasted them 63-14 in Week 3 action.

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

Idaho Vandals Trends:
When playing in September are 3-7
When playing on turf are 2-8
After being outgained are 1-9
When playing outside the conference are 2-8

A few Cowboys at Vandals trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Wyoming's last 5 games on the road
Wyoming is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games
Wyoming is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Idaho is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Idaho is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games at home
Idaho is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Idaho is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next up:
Wyoming at Nevada, Saturday, October 6
Idaho at North Carolina, Saturday, September 29