Wyoming at Utah State - 1/15/22 College Basketball Picks and Prediction
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Utah State Aggies (10-6) vs Wyoming Cowboys (11-2)
Game Info: Saturday, January 15, 2022 at 9:00 pm (Dee Glen Smith Spectrum)
Betting Odds: Utah State Aggies +5.5 -- Over/Under: 143 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Wyoming Cowboys will travel to play the Utah State Aggies in a Mountain West game on Saturday night.
The Wyoming Cowboys are 11-2 (0-0) this season and have won three of their last four games. Wyoming is coming off of a win against South Florida by a score of 77-57 in their last game. Wyoming shot 49% from the field and made 10 three pointers in the win. Hunter Maldonado led the Cowboys with 22 points and 10 assists in the game. Wyoming is averaging 77.5 points per game and is giving up 63.1 points per game against, while also averaging 36.5 rebounds per game and 12.3 assists per game. Graham Ike is averaging 19.5 points per game and 8.4 rebounds per game, while Hunter Maldonado is averaging 17.3 points per game and 5.9 assists per game for the Cowboys. Wyoming is shooting 47.6% on field goals, 68.8% on free throws, and 35.6% on three pointers.
The Utah State Aggies are 10-6 (1-2) this season and have lost two of their last three games. Utah State lost to Colorado State by a score of 77-72 in their last game. Utah State allowed their opponent to shoot 46.3% from the field and gave up 10 made three pointers in the loss. Sean Bairstow led the Aggies with 20 points and 5 rebounds in the game. Utah State is averaging 77.7 points per game and is giving up 69.9 points per game against, while also averaging 36.1 rebounds per game and 18.8 assists per game. Justin Bean is averaging 19.6 points per game and 10.2 rebounds per game, while Brandon Horvath is averaging 13.1 points per game and 6.3 rebounds per game for the Aggies. Utah State is shooting 48.5% on field goals, 74.2% on free throws, and 36.1% on three pointers.
Wyoming is 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 Saturday games and 13-4-1 ATS in their last 18 games. The over is 3-1-1 in Wyoming’s last 5 games. Utah State is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 home games. The under is 7-3 in Utah State’s last 10 home games. The road team is 6-0 ATS in these two teams last 6 meetings.
Wyoming has surprised some people starting the season 11-2, with losses to Stanford and Arizona. Utah State has alternated wins and losses in their last five games. I am taking Wyoming with the points on the road.