Western Michigan favored by 27 against Nicholls State on Saturday
Nicholls State Colonels vs Western Michigan Broncos Odds
The Broncos will do battle with the visiting Nicholls State Colonels on Saturday, looking to bolster their record and fatten the pocketbooks of bettors who back them.
This season the Broncos are 0-1 overall and 1-0 ATS against the number, while the Colonels are 0-1 and 0-1 ATS. As for the totals, Western Michigan is 0-1 on the OU, and Nicholls State is 1-0.
Betting Line: Bettors looking to back the visiting Colonels in this one found them as 27-point underdogs on the opening college football point spread at TopBet. Bookmark the college football odds pages to see where the over under number opens in this game.
How They Match Up:
In their last action, Nicholls State was a 66-3 loser on the road against Oregon. They failed to cover the 58.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (69) was profitable news for OVER bettors. Nicholls State didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Ducks as Oregon blasted them 66-3 in Week 1 action.
Western Michigan lost its last outing, a 26-13 result against Michigan State on August 30. Western Michigan covered in that game as a 28-point underdog, while the 39 combined points took the game UNDER the total. The Broncos suffered a Week 1 loss against Michigan State in their last game, falling 26-13 at Spartan Stadium.
Western Michigan Broncos Trends:
When playing in September are 4-6
When playing on turf are 3-7
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 4-6
A few Colonels at Broncos trends to consider:
Nicholls State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Nicholls State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Nicholls State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Nicholls State is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Western Michigan is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games at home
Western Michigan is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
Western Michigan is 1-6 SU in its last 7 games
Nicholls State at Louisiana-Lafayette, Saturday, September 14
Western Michigan at Northwestern, Saturday, September 14