Colorado Buffaloes (4-7) at Washington State Cougars (7-3)
|Date & Time||Saturday November 21, 2015, 10:45 PM (EST)|
The Line: Washington State Cougars -15.5 -- Over/Under:
The Colorado Buffaloes will travel to play the Washington State Cougars in a Pac-12 conference game.
The Washington State Cougars (7-3) are coming off of a huge win against UCLA by a score of 31-27. Washington State scored with 4 seconds left in the game to take the lead and get the victory. The Washington State offense is averaging 35 points per game with 492.3 yards per game. Quarterback Luke Falk leads the Washington State offense with 4067 yards, 35 touchdowns, and 8 interceptions. Gerard Wicks leads the rushing attack for WSU with 434 yards and 3 touchdowns. Gabe Marks is the leading receiver for Washington State with 957 yards and 13 touchdowns. Washington State’s defense is giving up 29.8 points per game with 430.8 yards per game. The Washington State defense has 23 sacks, 20 fumble recoveries, and 8 interceptions. Washington State boasts the number one passing attack in the country and should be able to throw the ball at will against this Colorado defense.
The Colorado Buffaloes (4-7) are coming off of a close loss to USC by a score of 27-24. Colorado led at halftime but was outscored 21-7 in the second half to see their upset bid fall short. The Colorado offense is averaging 27 points per game with 411.8 yards per game. Quarterback Cade Apsay is leading the Colorado offense now due to an injury to the starter and he has 199 yards, 2 touchdowns, and 1 interception. Phillip Lindsay is the leading rusher for Colorado with 527 yards and 6 touchdowns. Nelson Spruce is the leading receiver for Colorado with 822 yards and 3 touchdowns. The Colorado defense is giving up 28.2 points per game with 419.5 yards per game. Colorado’s defense has 24 sacks, 6 fumble recoveries, and 12 interceptions. Colorado has lost 6 of their last 7 games and will have their hands full with this Washington State offense.
Colorado is 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 games following an ATS win. The under is 5-2 in Colorado’s last 7 road games. Washington State is 7-0 in their last 7 conference games. Washington State is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against a team with a losing record. The under is 6-1 in Washington State’s last 7 home games. The road team is 5-0 ATS in these two teams last 5 meetings.
Washington State’s passing attack should be able to have its way against Colorado in this one. Washington State is also coming off of a huge win that will give them plenty of confidence in this one. I am taking Washington State to win in a blowout.