Boise St. vs. Utah St. Odds
No. 21 Boise State faces a tough road challenge on Friday night when it faces Utah State at 9PM ET on the CBS Sports Network.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Boise State is the road favorite in this game, as the Broncos are getting odds of -9.5 points against the Aggies. The over/under total for the contest has been set at 48 points. Boise State has won its last 10 meetings with Utah State, going 8-1-2 against the spread in those 10 games. These two are 7-1-1 with the over in their last nine meetings as well.
Boise State is 5-1 on the season, 2-1 in the Mountain West, 4-2 against the spread and 4-2 with the under. The Broncos have won four straight since a 35-24 loss to BYU. All four wins have been by at least 31 points. Boise is putting up 40.7 points per game on offense while allowing just 12 points per game on defense. Brett Rypien has thrown for 1,057 yards and seven touchdowns this season to lead the offense while Jeremy McNichols is the leading rusher with 485 yards and 12 scores. Thomas Sperbeck has added 27 receptions for 526 yards and five touchdowns.
Utah State is 3-2 on the year, 2-0 in the Mountain West, 3-2 against the spread and 3-2 with the over. The Aggies have won two straight coming into this game, winning both by double figures. Utah State is scoring 26.4 points per game on the season while the defense is holding opponents to just 19.2 points per game. Chuckie Keeton has been sidelined with a knee injury, which has forced Kent Myers into the starting QB role. Myers has thrown for 397 yards with two touchdowns while rushing for 181 yards. Devante Mays is the leading rusher with 259 yards and three scores while Lajuan Hunt has added 235 yards and three touchdowns.