The Broncos will face the Aggies in this week 12 CFB game, airing on CBSS at 7:00 (11/18/23). The contest is set to occur at Merlin Olsen Field At Maverik Stadium in Logan (UT). This showdown between Mountain West conference opponents has the Broncos as 3.5 point road favorites. Will they be able to clinch a road win and cover the spread?
BOISE STATE BRONCOS VS UTAH STATE AGGIES BETTING PICK
The Pick: Boise State Broncos -3.5
This game will be played at Merlin Olsen Field At Maverik Stadium at 7:00 ET on Saturday, November 18th.
WHY BET THE BOISE STATE BRONCOS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 34-30 in favor of Boise State.
- Not only will Boise State pick up the win, but look for them to cover at -3.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 64.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 64 points.
Does Boise State Have A Chance at Merlin Olsen Field At Maverik Stadium?
With a 5-5 record, the Boise State Broncos take on Utah State. Their road record so far is (1-4) and at home (3-1).
Heading into this week’s matchup with Utah State, the Broncos have been favored in five games and the underdog in four. Their ATS mark coming into the game is 3-5-1.
This season, Boise State holds an over/under record of 6-3. On average, their games have produced a combined total of 58.6 points, with the typical over/under line set at 55.7 points.
On offense, the Broncos come in with the 63rd ranked offense in terms of passing attempts and are averaging 243.4 passing yards per game. In the running game, they are 31st in terms of attempts.
The Boise State defense holds the 106th position in points allowed, allowing 27.4 points per game. Teams have an average of 271.8 passing yards per game against them (160th nationally). In terms of rushing, they’ve given up 115.7 rushing yards, placing them 38th in college football.
Do the Aggies Have a Shot at a Home Win?
This season, the Utah State Aggies are currently 5-5. So far this season, they have played four road games and four at home.
Utah State’s average scoring differential for the season is +3.5 leading to an ATS mark of 4-4. The Aggies have been favored two times and the underdog in six games
So far this season, the average over/under line for Utah State’s games has been 54 points. The Aggies have an over/under record of 6-2 heading into this week’s game.
On offense, the Aggies come in with the 34th ranked offense in terms of passing attempts and are averaging 271 passing yards per game. In the running game, they are 41st in terms of attempts.
This season, the Aggies’ defense has allowed 172.9 rushing yards per contest, placing them 86th. Opponents are averaging 230.3 passing yards, and opposing quarterbacks hold a passer rating of 95.2 when facing Utah State. They currently hold the 21st spot in NCAA points allowed.