CFB Opening Weekend Odds Report

College Football Opening Weekend, 8/20/18 Point Spreads & Totals

There are four games on college football’s opening weekend slate of games, although only two of those matchups have spreads. Here’s a look at the betting odds and public betting information for each matchup.

(293) Hawaii vs. (294) Colorado State, Saturday, August 25, 7:30 p.m. ET

According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetNow.eu, Colorado State is currently a 14-point favorite to beat the Warriors when these two teams meet at Sonny Lubrick Field in Fort Collins. As for the total, the number opened at 58.5 but has moved to 57.5 at most sports books.

As of Monday, the Rams are receiving 77% of the betting tickets to cover the spread versus the Warriors, who are 0-5 against the spread in their last five games against Colorado State. Hawaii is also 0-4 against the number in its last four road games versus the Rams, while the home team is 5-2 at the betting window in the last seven meetings. Finally, the favorite is 5-0 against the spread in the last five meetings between these two teams.

(291) Wyoming at (292) New Mexico State, 10:10 p.m. ET, Saturday, August 25

After opening as a 5.5-point favorite, the Cowboys are now 4-point favorites to beat the Aggies at Aggie Memorial Stadium in Las Cruces, New Mexico. As for the total, it hit the board at 47 but was bet down a full point to 46.

The Cowboys, who are currently receiving the majority of action from public bettors, are 8-2 against the spread dating back to last season. The Aggies have been profitable against Mountain West Conference competition, covering the number in all five of their last five opportunities.

 

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