Wyoming at Utah State: 3/4/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Utah State Aggies (16-7) vs Wyoming Cowboys (12-9)
Game Info: Thursday, March 4, 2021 at 9:30 pm (Dee Glen Smith Spectrum)
Betting Odds: Utah State Aggies -15.5 -- Over/Under: 148.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Wyoming Cowboys and Utah State Aggies face off on Saturday in a college basketball showdown at Smith Spectrum.
The Wyoming Cowboys come into this game with a 12-9 record overall and they have won two games in a row. Each of the last two games, Wyoming has come away with a cover of the spread. Wyoming on the season is averaging 76.1 points per game while their defense is giving up 76.1 points per game. Wyoming is shooting 44.1 percent from the field and 34.8 percent from behind the three point line. Guard Marcus Williams has been the best player for Wyoming averaging 15.9 points while shooting 45.2 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Utah State Aggies who sit with a 16-7 record overall and they have won two games in a row against Nevada. Utah State on the season is averaging 74.5 points per game while their defense is giving up 63.5 points per game. Utah State is shooting 45.1 percent from the field and 34.3 percent from behind the three point line. Neemias Queta has been the best player for Utah State averaging 14.8 points while shooting 56.5 percent from the field. Justin Bean and Marco Anthony are also both averaging at least 10 points per game.
The over is 20-7 in Wyoming’s last 27 road games. Utah State is 6-2 against the spread in their last eight games overall.UTah State is 12-5 against the spread in their last 17 games overall. The over is 10-3 in the last 13 meetings played between the two teams.
Wyoming’s defense has been a big issue this season and that is going to be the case again in this one. Look for plenty of scoring by both teams and that will lead to this game being a shootout. Back the over to cash.