Colorado State Rams vs Boise State Broncos Odds
Boise State looks to cover the Broncos-Rams point spread this week and improve its overall 8-2 mark when they host Colorado State in Week 12 action.
They bring a 8-2 record (6-4 ATS) to the Week 12 battle against the 3-7 Rams, who are 3-6-1 ATS against the spread. Over under bettors have seen Boise State go 4-6 so far and the Rams go 5-5.
Betting Line: On the opening line for this matchup, the Broncos sat as 30-point favorites, according to 5Dimes. The total, meanwhile, had not been posted early in the week, so check the lines pages for the latest.
Power Rankings / Prediction: The game pits the Broncos, currently No. 27 in our OddsShark NCAAF Power Rankings, against the Rams, who rate No. 119 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and handicapping models run on this game predict a 39-15 victory for the Broncos.
How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Boise State's No. 58-ranked offense (29.6 PPG) against a Rams defense that ranks No. 81 at 30.1 PPG. The Broncos passing attack has averaged 215 yards per game, more than the Rams give up through the air (199.9 YPG on average).
Defensively, the Rams feature the league's No. 116-rated road run defense, allowing 261 yards per game. Boise State, meanwhile, ranks No. 58 in rushing offense at home.
Last time out for Colorado State, they were a 33-11 winner as they battled UNLV at home. Colorado State covered in the match as a 1-point underdog, while 44 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors. UNLV was unable to contain Donnell Alexander in its last action Saturday and the result was a 33-11 Week 11 loss against the Rams.
In their last action, Boise State was a 49-14 winner on the road against Hawaii. They covered the 27.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (63) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Boise State won its last game, 49-14 over Hawaii on Saturday, behind a 107-yard receiving performance from Aaron Burks at Aloha Stadium.
Colorado State Rams Trends:
When playing in November are 1-9
When playing on turf are 2-8
After outgaining opponent are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 2-8
Boise State Broncos Trends:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on turf are 9-1
After outgaining opponent are 9-1
When playing within the conference are 8-2
A few Rams at Broncos trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Colorado State's last 6 games on the road
Colorado State is 2-6-1 ATS in its last 9 games
Colorado State is 3-15 SU in its last 18 games
Colorado State is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Boise State's last 5 games at home
Boise State is 23-2 SU in its last 25 games at home
Boise State is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
Boise State is 3-9 ATS in its last 12 games at home
Colorado State home to New Mexico, Saturday, November 24
Boise State at Nevada, Saturday, November 24