UNLV vs. Boise State Pick
Boise State is 5-1 on the season and 3-0 at home while UNLV is 1-6 overall and 0-2 on the road. The Rebels are 3-2-2 against the spread while the Broncos are 4-2 ATS. Boise State won last year’s meeting 48-21.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Boise State as the clear favorite in this game, as the Broncos are getting odds of -28 points at home against UNLV. The over/under total has been set at 53.5 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had Boise State favored by 27 points. The spread never was lower than that and it peaked at 28.5 points before closing at 28.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 66% of the wagers are going on Boise State with odds of -28 points against UNLV. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: UNLV is 10-37-4 ATS L51 road games. BST is 4-1 ATS L5 in October. Boise State is 88-6 in conference games since 2000 and 77-3 at home since that time. The Broncos average 25.2 ppg to rank 80th in the nation after beating Fresno State last week, 20-10. The offense, led by RB D.J. Harper (122 yards last week) may be down this year, but the defense is as good as ever. They have allowed just 19 points in the first half over the entire season (six games). They also ranked second in the league with 2.3 sacks per game. The defense also allows 14.7ppg (12th nationally). They should be able to put up point against a terrible UNLV defense that allows 479 yard per game (109th) and has allowed at least 30 points to every time but FCS No. Arizona.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 8 FREE PICK: BOISE STATE -28