The Toledo Rockets (11-2) face off against the Wyoming Cowboys (8-4) on Saturday, December 30th. This game will be played at Arizona Stadium in Tucson and televised on Bars. Wyoming is coming off a win in their previous game, while Toledo is looking to get back on track from a loss to the Miami (OH). Kickoff is set for 4:30 ET.
Toledo Rockets vs Wyoming Cowboys
The Toledo Rockets Look To Bounce Back From A Loss
Toledo most recently lost to Miami (OH) by a score of 23-14. The Rockets actually went into the 4th quarter of this game leading by 11 before being outscored by 10 in the final quarter. Against Miami (OH), DeQuan Finn not only threw for one touchdown but also ran for one touchdown. He concluded with 273 passing yards and a completion rate of 50.0%.
Leading up to the game, Toledo was favored to win by 6.5, handing them an ATS and straight-up defeat. The under ended up hitting as the line going into the game was 43.
With a 11-2 record, the Toledo Rockets take on Wyoming. Their road record so far is (5-1) and at home (5-1).
Toledo has gone into 11 games as the favorite this season and one game as the underdog. Their ATS record is currently 5-7. So far in this season, Toledo has posted an over/under record of 6-6. On average, their matchups have yielded a combined score of 54.2 points, with the typical over/under line set at 49.2 points.
The Wyoming Cowboys Are Coming Off A Win
Defensively, the Cowboys put together a good game vs. Nevada as they are coming off a 42-6 against the Wolf Pack. In the win to Nevada, quarterback Andrew Peasley recorded two rushing touchdowns, accumulating 96 rushing yards. In the passing game, he completed 66.7% of his passes for a total of 165 yards and achieved a passer rating of 132.87.
When looking at how their game played out from a betting perspective, their combined 48 points resulting in the over hitting. The over/under line going into the game was 41.5. Wyoming also covered the spread as 11-point favorites.
The Wyoming Cowboys take on the Toledo with a 8-4 record, including 1-4 on the road and 5-0 at home.
Wyoming’s average scoring differential for the season is +3.2 leading to an ATS mark of 6-3-1. The Cowboys have been favored five times and the underdog in five games So far in this season, Wyoming has posted an over/under record of 5-5. On average, their matchups have yielded a combined score of 49 points, with the typical over/under line set at 45.1 points.
Toledo Offense Breakdown
Toledo’s offense has put up an average of 33.6 points per game, placing them 19th in the NCAA rankings. Through the air, they’ve gained 222.8 passing yards on average, ranking 58th in the nation. On the ground, they’re holding the 8th position in rushing yards, with 493 rushing attempts per game this season.
DeQuan Finn, the team’s top passer, has thrown for 2648 yards with a completion rate of 63.4%. His current average yards per pass attempt is 8.4.
Wyoming Offense Breakdown
On the offensive side, Wyoming has averaged 26.1 points per game this season. This figure has them 62nd in the NCAA. Their passing game, averaging 167.2 passing yards, is ranked 118th nationally. In terms of rushing, they’re 67th in rushing yards with an average of 423 rushing attempts per contest this season.
So far this season, Andrew Peasley has thrown for 1823 yards, averaging 12.5 per completion. His completion percentage is 60.6%, and he’s registered 20 touchdowns.
Toledo Team Defense
This season, the Rockets’ defense has allowed 147.2 rushing yards per contest, placing them 142nd. Opponents are averaging 182.9 passing yards, and opposing quarterbacks hold a passer rating of 66.7 when facing Toledo. They currently hold the 73rd spot in NCAA points allowed.
Wyoming Team Defense
The Cowboys defense faces off against Toledo with 24 sacks and are 1st in QB hurries. When it comes to points allowed, they’re giving up 22.9 points per game which is 83rd in the nation. Against the pass, they’re 77th in the NCAA, allowing 215.7 passing yards per game. Wyoming’s run defense is yielding 145.1 rushing yards per contest.
Toledo vs Wyoming Trends
- Looking at Toledo’s ten most recent road games, they have put together a record vs. the spread of 4-6.
- At home, Wyoming has gone 3-2 against the spread (last five).
- Wyoming’s ATS record in their five most recent games as an underdog is 3-2.
- Looking back on the last three times Toledo was favored, their ATS record was 1-2.
So far, Toledo’s offense has excelled in converting third downs. I anticipate them to continue moving the chains against Wyoming’s defense. My choice is to go with Toledo at -1.5.
So far this season, Wyoming has an +3.4 average margin against their over/under lines. At 45.5, we have this game going over with a combined 47 points.
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