Nevada Wolf Pack (18-10) at Wyoming Cowboys (7-21)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 9:00 pm (Arena-Auditorium)
The Line: Wyoming Cowboys +9 -- Over/Under: 140.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Nevada Wolf Pack and Wyoming Cowboys meet Tuesday in college basketball action at the Arena-Auditorium.
The Nevada Wolf Pack look to build on their five-game winning streak. The Nevada Wolf Pack are averaging 77.5 points on 44.8 percent shooting and allowing 72.1 points on 40.1 percent shooting. Jalen Harris is averaging 21.7 points and 6.5 rebounds while Jazz Johnson is averaging 16.2 points and two assists. Lindsey Drew is the third double-digit scorer and Nisre Zouzoua is grabbing 2.3 rebounds. The Nevada Wolf Pack are shooting 38.3 percent from beyond the arc and 74.8 percent from the free throw line. The Nevada Wolf Pack are allowing 28.8 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36 rebounds per game. The Nevada Wolf Pack have lost five of their last seven road games.
The Wyoming Cowboys need a win after losing 12 of their last 14 games. The Wyoming Cowboys are averaging 61.1 points on 41.1 percent shooting and allowing 69.2 points on 43.3 percent shooting. Hunter Maldonado is averaging 16.8 points and 5.7 rebounds while Jake Hendricks is averaging 9.4 points and 3.8 rebounds. Hunter Thompson is grabbing 4.4 rebounds and AJ Banks is dishing 1.6 assists. The Wyoming Cowboys are shooting 30.4 percent from beyond the arc and 72.1 percent from the free throw line. The Wyoming Cowboys are allowing 32.3 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 26.8 rebounds per game. The Wyoming Cowboys haven’t won a home game since December 28.
The road team is 9-1 ATS in the last 10 meetings. The underdog is 5-1 ATS in the last 6 meetings.
The Nevada Wolf Pack enter this contest playing some of their better basketball, as they're winning their last five games by an average of 14.2 points while shooting 48.1 percent from the field and 36.2 percent from three. The Nevada Wolf Pack are also 17-11 against the spread on the season and have covered four of their last five games on the road. The Wyoming Cowboys seem to get worse whenever they take the court, and they lose at home by an average fo 5.6 points while producing a 6-9 against the spread record at home. I have to side with Nevada on the road.