Warriors visit Rebels in Week 7 NCAAF clash
|Hawaii Warriors||UNLV Rebels|
|0-5||October 12, 2013, 08:00 | Sam Boyd Stadium||3-2|
Hawaii travels to UNLV on Saturday, hoping to boost its 0-5 mark in Week 7 action with a victory over the Rebels.
This season the Rebels are 3-2 overall and 3-2 ATS against the number, while the Warriors are 0-5 and 3-2 ATS. As for the totals, UNLV is 3-1-1 on the OU, and Hawaii is 2-3.
View Hawaii Warriors vs UNLV Rebels Odds and Stats.
On the opening line for this matchup, the Rebels sat as -7-point favorites, according to 5Dimes. The total, meanwhile, had not been posted early in the week, so check the lines pages for the latest.
This game matches up the No. 95 (Rebels) and the No. 102 (Warriors) teams in the league, according to our current NCAAF Power Rankings at OddsShark. A 25-15 result in favor of the Rebels is predicted by handicapping models.
In their last action, Hawaii was a 37-27 loser at home against San Jose State. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (64) was profitable news for OVER bettors. In their last game, UNLV got a 179-yard performance from Tim Cornett as a key part of its 56-42 win over New Mexico.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up UNLV's No. 49-ranked offense (32.2 PPG) against a Warriors defense that ranks No. 102 at 34.6 PPG. The Rebels passing attack has averaged 220 yards per game, less than the Warriors give up through the air (293.4 YPG on average).
In comparing defenses, the Warriors own the league's No. 120-rated front 7 in terms of stopping the run, allowing 359 yards per game when on the road. UNLV, on the other hand, rates No. 63 this week in generating rushing yards at home.
A few Warriors at Rebels trends to consider:
Hawaii is 6-2 ATS in its last 8 games
Hawaii is 8-16-1 ATS in its last 25 games
Hawaii is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Hawaii's last 6 games
UNLV is 5-18 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of UNLV's last 6 games
Hawaii at Colorado State, Saturday, October 26th
UNLV at Fresno State, Saturday, October 19th