Making on a bet on this NCAA game featuring the Broncos versus the Cowboys? Tip off is at at 7:30 ET, and you can watch it all unfold on MWN. The game will be played at Arena Auditorium in Laramie, WY. Boise State come into this Mountain West conference matchup as the -7 favorite. The over/under line currently sits at 143 points.

BOISE STATE BRONCOS VS WYOMING COWBOYS BETTING PICK

The Pick: Wyoming Cowboys +7

This game will be played at Arena Auditorium at 7:30 ET on Saturday, February 24th.

WHY BET THE WYOMING COWBOYS:

  • We have this one finishing with a projected score of 75-69 in favor of the Cowboys.
  • Not only will Wyoming pick up the win, but look for them to cover at +7.
  • The over/under is currently sitting at 143 points, and we like the over with a projected 144 points.

Will Boise State Make it Happen on the Road?

Boise State is 18-8 this season and has won two straight games. They are 9-4 in Mountain West Conference play compared to 9-4 in non-conference games. On the road, the Broncos are 5-5 this season, and their average scoring margin is -2.9 points per game.

Boise State is favored by seven points against Wyoming. This season, they have been favored in 15 games, going 12-3. Their average scoring margin at home is +14.5 points per game, and they have won three straight at home.

Boise State has an ATS record of 13-12 this season and they are 8-7 vs. the spread when favored. In their last 10 games as the favorite, the Broncos have gone 7-3 ATS. On the road, Boise State has an ATS mark of 4-6 this year and they are 4-6 ATS in their last 10 road games.

Boise State’s over/under record for the season sits at 13-12, and the average scoring total in their games is 141.8 points. Today’s over/under line of 143 is higher than the average over/under line in their games this year (138.9). So far, 14 of their games have finished with more points than today’s over/under line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 1-2 and the average scoring total is 142 points.

Boise State’s offense is coming off a good game, putting up 82 points vs. San Jose State. Overall, they hit 53.7% of their shots from the field and went 14/17 from the free-throw line. The top scorer for the Broncos was Tyson Degenhart with 15 points, while Chibuzo Agbo also added 14 to the scoreboard.

Coming into today’s game, the Boise State defense is giving up an average of 66.7 points per contest. In terms of field goal percentage allowed, Boise State’s defense has allowed opponents to shoot 42.2% from the field, including a three-point shooting percentage allowed of 29.1% this season.

Can Wyoming Grab a Win at Home?

Wyoming enters this game as a 7-point underdog, and they have gone 8-12 as the underdog this season. They are 13-13 overall and 6-7 in Mountain West play. Their record at home is 8-4, and they have gone 7-3 in their last ten games at home.

Wyoming’s average scoring margin at home this season is +0.3, and they are coming off a loss to Nevada, 76-58. On the year, they are 3-9 on the road, and their average scoring margin in those games is -11.4.

As the underdog, Wyoming has gone 9-10-1 vs. the spread this season. Their ATS record at home is 5-6-1, and their last 10 games as the underdog have resulted in a 5-4-1 mark vs. the spread.

Wyoming’s over/under record this season is 14-10 and today’s line of 143 is lower than the average over/under line in their games of 146.2. So far, 17 of their games have finished with more points than today’s line. In their last three games, the over/under record is 2-1 and the average scoring total in those games is 149 points.

In their most recent game, the Wyoming offense concluded with only 58 points against Nevada. Throughout the game, they made 5/19 three-point attempts and had a field goal percentage of 41.7%. On the offensive front, the Cowboys have a season-long field goal percentage of 45%, ranking 167th nationally. When it comes to three-point shooting, they are ranked 47th in terms of percentage and 194th in three-pointers made.

Currently, the Cowboys’ defense holds the 254th rank in the nation, allowing 75.3 points per game. So far, the Wyoming defense is giving up an average of 8.5 offensive rebounds per game and are turning teams over 13.1 times per game (678th).