FOX has the television coverage for this Rebels vs. Broncos matchup. Kickoff takes place at 3:00 on Saturday, December 2nd. This week 14 CFB showdown is being played at Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas NV. This face-off between two Mountain West opponents sees the Broncos as the 3 point favorites on the road. Can the Boise State pull out a victory away from home and cover the spread?
BOISE STATE BRONCOS VS UNLV REBELS BETTING PICK
The Pick: UNLV Rebels +3
This game will be played at Allegiant Stadium at 3:00 ET on Saturday, December 2nd.
WHY BET THE UNLV REBELS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 31-28 in favor of Boise State.
- Even though we have Boise State winning straight-up, we like UNLV at +3.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 58.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 59 points.
Taking a Look at the Broncos Chances in Las Vegas
This season, the Boise State Broncos are currently 7-5. So far this season, they have played six road games and five at home.
Boise State’s average scoring differential for the season is +6.8 leading to an ATS mark of 5-5-1. The Broncos have been favored seven times and the underdog in four games
This season, Boise State has an over/under record of 7-4. Their games have, on average, produced a combined total of 57.2 points, with the typical over/under line being 55.4 points.
The Broncos are currently ranked 23rd in college football with 467 rushing attempts per game. In terms of rush yards, they are at 208.7 rushing yards per game, which is 11th in the nation. Looking at their production in the passing game, they are averaging 27.7 attempts per game and gain an average of 229.6 passing yards. Overall, they hold the 34th spot with 32 points per game.
Ranked 60th in passing yards allowed per game, Boise State’s defense gets ready to take on UNLV. Opponents have attempted an average of 31.2 passes per game against the Broncos. They’re allowing 25.2 points per contest, placing them 97th in college football. Their rush defense ranks 46th in the NCAA.
Do the Rebels Have What it Takes at Home?
This season, the UNLV Rebels are currently 9-3. So far this season, they have played six road games and five at home.
Heading into this week’s matchup with Boise State, the Rebels have been favored in six games and the underdog in five. Their ATS mark coming into the game is 9-2.
Heading into this week’s game, UNLV’s over/under record is 7-4. Their average margin against their over/under lines is currently +6.6 with their games averaging 61.1 points per game.
The Rebels’ heads into the game, averaging 188.2 rushing yards per game and 4 yards per attempt. Overall, they’re 26th in rushing yards and 26th in passing yards at 236.6 yards per contest. UNLV is averaging 35.5 points per game, which is 17th in the nation.
UNLV’s defense sits at 100th for points allowed, allowing 25.6 points per game. So far, teams have been averaging 239.8 passing yards per game against them (119th nationally). On the ground, they’re yielding 152.6 rushing yards, ranking them 89th in college football.