NCAA football betting fans have their choice of the #10 Boise State Broncos or the Fresno State Bulldogs in a matchup of elite mid-major programs against the NCAA odds. Both Boise State and Fresno State were NCAA football betting preseason favorites to contend for the WAC title and both teams have gained national respect through the years with their success versus BCS automatic qualifiers against the NCAA odds.
Boise State opened as a 7.5-point chalk for this one. Boise State enters this NCAA football betting matchup with a record of 2-0 both straight up and against the spread.
If you want to bet on the Broncos, have in mind that they opened the season with a home win over highly touted Oregon and then destroyed Miami of Ohio last week 48-0 as they got the cash as 38.5-point home favorites. Fresno State is 1-1 straight up and 1-0 against the NCAA football betting board.
Last week the Bulldogs lost a heartbreaking overtime decision at Wisconsin 31-34 as 7.5-point road dogs. Boise State has covered the NCAA football betting spread in their last 3 consecutive meetings with Fresno State and is 7-1 against the spread in the last 8 head to head meetings overall.
In the last 6 NCAA football betting meetings between the teams 4 went under the total. Last year Boise State earned an easy NCAA football betting payoff over Fresno State with a 61-10 win as 21.5-point home favorites.
Boise State has proven to be a most consistent NCAA football betting commodity as they are a strong 43-20 against the spread when coming off a point spread cover. They are also 29-14 against the spread when coming off a blowout win of more than 20 points.
Fresno State on the other hand, is just 10-31 against the spread in their last 41 games, 5-16 against the spread in their last 21 games at home, 6-20 against the spread in their last 26 WAC games, and 5-13 against the spread versus teams with winning straight up records.