Planning on watching today’s Broncos and Falcons game? Catch the action at Clune Arena in Colorado Springs, CO, as the Falcons hosts this showdown at 9:00 ET on MWN. Boise State is favored by -9.5 in this Mountain West conference contest against Air Force. The game’s over/under currently sits at 135 points.

BOISE STATE BRONCOS VS AIR FORCE FALCONS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Air Force Falcons +9.5

This game will be played at Clune Arena at 9:00 ET on Tuesday, February 27th.

WHY BET THE AIR FORCE FALCONS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Falcons.
  • Not only will Air Force pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +9.5.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 135 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Does Boise State Have A Chance at Clune Arena?

Boise State heads into tonight’s game against Air Force as a 9.5-point favorite. The Broncos have a record of 19-8 this season, including a 10-4 mark in Mountain West Conference play. They have won three straight games and are 13-3 when favored.

On the road this year, Boise State is 6-5, and they have gone 6-4 in their last 10 games away from home. In their most recent game, the Broncos defeated Wyoming by a score of 92-72.

Boise State has an ATS record of 14-12 this season and they are 9-7 vs. the spread when favored. Over their last 10 games as the favorite, the Broncos have gone 7-3 vs. the spread.

Today’s over/under line of 135 is lower than the average over/under line in Boise State’s games this season (139.2). This year, 15 of the Broncos’ games have finished with more points than today’s OU line. Over their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total is 150 points.

In their recent matchup, the Boise State offense ended with 92 points against Wyoming. They finished with an overall field goal percentage of 54% and made 10 threes. Currently leading the team in scoring is Tyson Degenhart who comes into today’s matchup averaging 16.6. Chibuzo Agbo also heads into the game with a PPG average of 13.7.

So far this season, the Boise State defense has been performing well, ranking 55th in the country at 66.9 points allowed per contest. So far, the Boise State defense is giving up an average of 6.3 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 10.7 times per game (476th).

Can the Falcons Please their Home Crowd?

After winning their last game against New Mexico 78-77, Air Force will look to snap their 10-game home losing streak. So far this season, the Falcons have gone 4-11 at home and 9-17 overall.

As the underdog, Air Force has gone 3-11 this season. They have been the underdog 14 times compared to being favored 12 times. Their average scoring margin at home this season is -5.7 points per game.

As the underdog, Air Force has gone just 5-9 vs. the spread this season and they are 8-18 ATS overall. Their ATS record at home is just 2-13 and they have failed to cover in their last 10 games at Clune Arena.

On the season, the over/under record for Air Force games is 19-7, and today’s line of 135 is right around the average over/under line of 134.4 in their games. So far, 17 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line, including four of their last five contests.

In their latest game, Air Force offense put up 78 points against New Mexico. They recorded an overall field goal percentage of 51.7% and made 11 threes. Beau Becker is the current leading scorer for the team, with an average of 14.9 as they approach today’s matchup. In addition, Ethan Taylor brings a PPG average of 14.7 into the game.

Coming into today’s game, the Air Force defense is giving up an average of 71.3 points per contest. In today’s game vs. Boise State, the Air Force defense will be looking to do a better job avoiding putting opponents on the line. In their last game, Air Force made 18 free-throws vs. the Falcons.