New Mexico vs. Colorado State Pick
FORT COLLINS, CO (The Spread) – Ranked for the first time all year, can Colorado State avoid a letdown when it hosts New Mexico at 1:30PM ET today?
ODDS: According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Colorado State is a 21.5-point home favorite over New Mexico while the over/under total is currently sitting at 67 points for today’s matchup.
LINE MOVEMENT: The Rams opened as 21-point favorites but the line has climbed to 21.5, while the total opened at 62.5 and has jumped all the way up to 67 points at most online and Vegas sports books.
SEASON RECORDS: The Lobos are just 3-7 straight up and 5-5 against the spread, while the under is 6-4 in their 10 games in 2014. On the other side, the Rams are 9-1 overall and a very profitable 7-3 against the spread, while their over/under record is currently sitting at 5-5.
NCAA FREE PICK: Take New Mexico. According to latest college football trends, the underdog is 12-3-1 against the spread in the last 16 meetings between these two teams while the Lobos are 5-2-1 ATS in their last eight road games versus the Rams. The Lobos are also 4-0 against the number in their last four road games, 4-0 ATS in their last four games overall and 13-5 ATS in their last 18 games following a bye week. The Rams are due for a dud performance and while they should walk away with a win today, covering the 21.5-point number could be difficult.
2014 COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 13 FREE PICK: NEW MEXICO LOBOS +21.5