Nevada at Wyoming Prediction - Basketball Picks 2/27/23
Wyoming Cowboys (8-20) vs Nevada Wolf Pack (22-7)
Game Info: Monday, February 27, 2023 at 9:00 pm (Arena-Auditorium)
Betting Odds: Wyoming Cowboys +5.5 -- Over/Under: 138.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Nevada Wolf Pack will play the Wyoming Cowboys in a Mountain West game on Monday night at Arena Auditorium in Laramie, Wyoming.
The Nevada Wolf Pack are 22-7 (12-4) this season after they defeated Fresno State by a score of 60-56 in their last game. Nevada shot 45.1% from the field and forced 17 turnovers in the win. The Nevada Wolf Pack are averaging 72.7 points per game, 65.9 points against per game, 33.2 rebounds per game, and 14.1 assists per game. Jarod Lucas has led the Wolf Pack this season with 16.5 points per game, 2.6 rebounds per game, and 1.3 assists per game. Nevada is shooting 45% from the field, 79.5% on free throws, and 35.2% on three pointers this year.
The Wyoming Cowboys are 8-20 (3-13) this season after they lost to Colorado State by a score of 84-71 in their last game. Wyoming shot 45.1% from the field and made 10 three pointers in the game. The Wyoming Cowboys are averaging 69.2 points per game, 71.8 points against per game, 31.9 rebounds per game, and 11.1 assists per game. Hunter Maldonado has led the Cowboys this season with 14.9 points per game, 4.7 rebounds per game, and 3.9 assists per game. Wyoming is shooting 44.4% from the field, 70.5% on free throws, and 34.5% on three pointers this year.
Nevada is 22-8-2 ATS in their last 32 games and 20-8 ATS in their last 28 Monday games. The over is 5-2 in Nevada’s last 7 Monday games. Wyoming is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 Monday games and 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games. The over is 11-4 in Wyoming’s last 15 games. The road team is 11-5 ATS in these two teams last 16 head to head meetings.
Wyoming comes into this game in last place in the Mountain West standings and has lost six of their last seven games. Nevada has won four of their last five games, but will be on the road for this game. Nevada has not played great on the road this year, but Wyoming is pretty bad. Wyoming is allowing 71.8 points against per game and is only averaging 31.9 rebounds per game. I like Nevada on the road.