|2012 College Football Week 9 Odds & Spread: Boise State vs. Wyoming|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 25 October 2012 06:30|
Boise State vs. Wyoming Odds
Boise State is 6-1 on the year, 3-0 in the Mountain West and 2-1 on the road. Wyoming is 1-6 overall, 0-3 in conference play and 0-3 at home. Both teams come into this game with a 4-3 record against the spread. Boise State has won six straight over Wyoming.
Trends show that the road team is 5-1 against the spread in the last 6 games in this series but Boise State is 1-4 against the spread in its last 5 against Wyoming.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv Boise State is the favorite in this game, as the Broncos have odds of -16.5 points at Wyoming on Saturday. The over/under total has been set at 51.5 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had Boise State favored by 14 points. The spread was never lower than that and peaked at 17 during the week before closing at 16.5.
Boise State is coming off a 32-7 win against UNLV at home last week. The Broncos are scoring just 26.1 points per game this year on offense, but they are holding opponents to just 13.6 points per contest on defense. Running back D.J. Harper is leading the team this year, as he has rushed for 608 yards and eight touchdowns.
Wyoming is coming off a 42-14 loss at Fresno State last week. The Cowboys have lost three straight and their lone win this year came in overtime. On the year, Wyoming is scoring just 25.6 points per game while allowing 33.9 points per contest. The team is being led this year by quarterback Brett Smith, who has thrown for 1,335 yards and 14 touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Wyoming safety Luke Ruff is questionable with a shoulder injury. Boise State tight ends Gabe Linehan (Hamstring) and Kyle Sosnowski (Undisclosed) are both out for this game.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Boise State. The Broncos are getting 85% of the wagers with odds of -16.5 points at Wyoming on Saturday.