Boise State vs. Wyoming Predictions
Can Wyoming hang with Boise State tonight at 7:00PM ET and cover the spread as a big home underdog?
According to oddsmakers from online sports book BetDSI, the Broncos are 14.5-point favorites against the Cowboys after being listed as a 13.5-point favorite throughout most of the week. As for the total, the number opened at 61.5 but has been bet up a full two points to 63.5.
Boise State is 10-0 in its matchups with Wyoming, winning by an average of 26.3 points per game in those 10 contests. The Cowboys have lost 22 straight games to ranked teams, with their last win coming all the way back in 2002 when they beat No. 22 Air Force.
The Broncos are also 7-0 and one of only nine schools in the country that has yet to lose a game this season. They have been one of the most successful programs in the 2000s, winning at an .850 overall clip, which is an FBS-best since 2000.
OUR PREDICTION: The Cowboys have been a great conference play of late, covering the spread in four straight Mountain West games. They're also 8-1 against the number in their last nine games in October and are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games after accumulating more than 450 total yards in their previous game. The Broncos, meanwhile, are just 1-5 against the spread in their last six games versus a team with a winning record and have failed to cover in five of their last six games overall.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 9 PICK: WYOMING COWBOYS +14.5