|Versus College Football Game of the Week Odds: Nebraska vs. Wyoming|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 22 September 2011 12:00|
Nebraska vs. Wyoming Odds
Nebraska and Wyoming are both 3-0 on the season and both have hit the over in two of their three games. Wyoming is 2-1 against the point spread odds this season while the Cornhuskers are 0-3 against the spread. Nebraska won the last meeting between these two, which was back in 1994.
Trends show that Nebraska is 2-6 against the spread in their last 8 non-conference games while Wyoming is 8-2 ATS in their last 10 games following a victory. Nebraska has hit the over in 7 of their last 8 games on turf.
Oddsmakers have made Nebraska the clear favorite in this game, giving the Cornhuskers odds of -22.5 points against Wyoming. The over/under total has been set at 59 points. (View Matchup)
Nebraska is now 3-0 on the season following a 51-38 win over Washington. The Cornhuskers had 464 total yards in the game, including 309 rushing yards. Taylor Martinez threw for 155 yards and two touchdowns while rushing for 83 yards and a score. On defense, Nebraska gave up 420 yards to the Huskies, but forced three turnovers in the process.
Wyoming is coming off a 28-27 win over Bowling Green last week, which allowed it to start 3-0. This was the first game Wyoming played against a fellow FBS opponent. The Falcons are averaging 36 points per game on offense while allowing 23 points per game against inferior competition to what they will start to play this week. The offense has been led by quarterback Brett Smith, who has thrown for 797 yards and five touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Nebraska defensive tackle Jared Crick and offensive lineman Andrew Rodriguez are both questionable to play with undisclosed injuries while Wyoming tight end Spencer Bruce is questionable with a foot injury.
Currently over 2,500 Public Bets have been placed on this game and Nebraska is getting 61% of the wagers with odds of -22.5 points against Wyoming on Saturday.