Washington State Cougars vs. Air Force Falcons - 12/27/19 College Football Pick, Odds & Prediction
Air Force Falcons at Washington State Cougars
Friday, December 27, 2019 at 10:15 PM (Chase Field)
Washington State Cougars -2.5 (-110), over 69.0 (-110)
The Air Force Falcons are facing off against the Washington State Cougars for the Cheez-It Bowl at Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona. Air Force is 10-2 on the year following a 14-point win against Wyoming in their last matchup. The Washington State Cougars come into this game 6-6 on the year, following an 18-point loss against inner state rival, Washington.
Air Force enters this game averaging 34.3 points a game and also allows 19.8 points per game. The Falcons focus on rushing the football and will be wanting to start the run game early. Air Force averages 292.5 rushing yards a game. The Flacon’s do not really have a passing game, only averaging 131.0 passing yards a game. Air Force only allows 315.8 yards a game and will need their stout defense to win this game and cover the spread.
Washington State Cougars are averaging an astonishing 516.8 yards a game. The Cougars focus only on the air raid, and do not focus on the rushing attack. Washington State averages 444.3 passing yards a game. However, the Cougars only average 72.5 yards a game. Washington State averages 39.2 points a game and allow 31.4 points a game. If Washington State wants a chance to win this game, they will need to step it up on the defensive end. Washington State allows 456.8 yards a game and will need to stop the run to win the Cheez-It bowl.
Recent Betting Trends
Air Force is 7-5 ATS this year.
Air Force is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
Washington State is 4-8 ATS this year.
The total has gone over in 4 of Washington State’s last 5 games.
In this matchup like Air Force to win and cover the spread. Air Force is a great rushing team and Washington State has had difficulties on the defensive end this year. Air Force is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games and Washington is 4-8 ATS this year. Final score prediction, Air Force wins and covers 35-20.