Betting on today’s Falcons and Rams game? Catch the action at Moby Arena in Fort Collins, CO, as the Rams hosts this showdown at 9:00 ET on MWN. The over/under goal line for this matchup is currently at 132.5 points, and the Rams are favored to win at home against the Falcons.

AIR FORCE FALCONS VS COLORADO STATE RAMS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Air Force Falcons +15.5

This game will be played at Moby Arena at 9:00 ET on Tuesday, January 16th.

WHY BET THE AIR FORCE FALCONS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Rams.
  • Even though we have Colorado State winning straight-up, we like Air Force at +15.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 132.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Can Air Force Stun the Crowd at Moby Arena?

After starting the season 7-2, Air Force has dropped six straight games to fall to 7-8 overall. They are 0-3 in Mountain West play compared to a 7-5 non-conference record. On the road this season, the Falcons are 3-2 compared to a 4-6 record at home.

As the underdog, Air Force is 1-4 this season compared to a 6-4 record when favored. They come into this game as 15.5-point underdogs with an average scoring margin of +3.4 points per game on the road.

As the underdog this season, Air Force has gone 2-3 vs. the spread. On the road, their ATS mark is 3-2 and their last 10 road ATS record is 5-5. Overall, their ATS record for the year is 5-10.

So far this season, the over/under record for Air Force games is 9-6. The average scoring total in their games this year is 134.4, which is just slightly higher than the average over/under line of 134.1. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 with an average scoring total of 135 points.

In their most recent game, the Falcons’ offense tallied 67 points, consistent with their ongoing season average of 67.4 points per game. Ethan Taylor led the team in scoring, putting up 19 points. Additionally, Beau Becker contributed 18 points for the Falcons.

So far, the Falcons’ defense is ranked 73rd in the country at 67.0 points per contest. So far, the Air Force defense is giving up an average of 7.6 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 11.5 times per game (514th).

Will the Rams Pull Through as the Favored Home Team?

Colorado State comes into this game as the heavy favorite, as they have been in 12 of their 16 games this season. So far, they have gone 10-2 in those games. After losing their last game to Boise State, the Rams are looking to avoid their first three-game losing streak of the season.

At home, Colorado State has been dominant, going 8-1 this season. Over their last 10 games at home, they have gone 9-1. So far, their average scoring margin at home is +13.7 points per game.

Overall, Colorado State has a solid ATS record this season, going 10-5. At home, they are 6-3 vs. the spread. In their last 10 games as the favorite, the Rams are 7-3 ATS.

Colorado State’s over/under record this season is 6-8-1, and today’s line of 132.5 is lower than the average OU line in their games (150.4). Over their last three games, the average scoring total is 138 points, which is lower than their season average of 149.1 points per game.

Coming off their recent game, the Colorado State offense tallied 58 points in a matchup against Boise State. Their field goal percentage for the game was 47.1%, and they made 4 threes. Leading the team in scoring is Isaiah Stevens, who is averaging 17.4 heading into today’s matchup. Additionally, Dominique Clifford also maintains a PPG average of 13.3 heading into game.

At present, the Rams’ defense is nationally ranked 96th, allowing 68.6 points per game. In their previous game vs. Boise State, the Broncos finished with a field goal percentage of 38% and a total of 65 points vs. Colorado State.