MWC foes will do battle when the Nevada Wolf Pack (2-4) meet the Hawaii Rainbow Warriors (1-5) at the Clarence T.C. Ching Athletics Complex in Honolulu, Hawaii.
Nevada vs. Hawaii Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 6 points, with bookmakers listing Nevada as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Nevada has -235 odds to pick up the win, while Hawaii is listed at +186 to claim victory.
Finally, the over/under for the game is set at 51 points.
How to Watch Nevada vs. Hawaii Live?
- Game Day: Sunday, October 16, 2022
- Game Time: 12:00 AM ET
- TV Channel: Spectrum Sports
- Location: Honolulu, Hawaii
- Stadium: Clarence T.C. Ching Athletics Complex
While Nevada ranks 77th in total defense with 388.2 yards allowed per game, the team’s offensive unit has been slightly worse, ranking 10th-worst (293.3 yards per game). Offensively, Nevada ranks 106th in the FBS with 22.7 points per game. Meanwhile, the team’s defense ranks 82nd in points allowed (388.2 points allowed per contest). While Nevada’s pass defense ranks 45th with 207.7 passing yards allowed per game,the offense has been less successful, ranking 14th-worst (163.3 passing yards per game). Nevada has the 95th-ranked rushing offense this year (130.0 rushing yards per game), and has been worse on the other side of the ball, ranking 25th-worst with 180.5 rushing yards allowed per game. Offensively, Nevada ranks 91st in the FBS with a 36.5% third-down percentage. Meanwhile, the team’s defense ranks 105th in third-down conversion rate allowed (180.5). Nevada has forced 14 total turnovers (seventh in the FBS) this season and have turned it over five times (18th in the FBS) for a turnover margin of +9, the third-best in college football.
This season has been difficult for Hawaii on both sides of the ball, as it is posting only 318.0 total yards per game (14th-worst) and ceding 470.0 total yards per game (eighth-worst). Hawaii has lots of room to get better, as it ranks eighth-worst in points per game (16.8) this season and sixth-worst in points allowed per game (40.5). Hawaii ranks 23rd-worst in passing yards per game (196.5), but it has been more effective on the other side of the ball, ranking 80th in the FBS with 236.8 passing yards surrendered per contest. Hawaii’s defense has been bottom-25 in run defense this season, allowing 233.2 rushing yards per game, which ranks fourth-worst in the FBS. On offense, it ranks 98th with 121.5 rushing yards per contest. Hawaii’s offense has been sputtering on third down, ranking 15th-worst in the FBS with a 31.0% third-down conversion percentage. It has been more productive defensively, surrendering a 41.2% third-down rate (85th-ranked). Hawaii owns a -4 turnover margin this season, which ranks 100th in the FBS.
Nevada vs. Hawaii Betting Analysis
Nevada Betting Insights
Nevada has put together a record of 2-4-0 against the spread this season. Nevada has a perfect 1-0 ATS record when playing as at least 6-point favorites. Nevada games have finished with a final combined score above the over/under three times this season. The Wolf Pack have won one of the three games they were the moneyline favorite this season (33.3%). The Wolf Pack have played as a moneyline favorite of -235 or shorter in just one game this season, which they won.
Rainbow Warriors Betting Insights
Hawaii is 3-3-0 against the spread this year. Hawaii has an ATS record of 2-2 when playing as at least 6-point underdogs. Hawaii games have gone over the total twice this year. This season, the Rainbow Warriors have been listed as the underdog in four games and failed to win any of those contests. The Rainbow Warriors have been at least a +186 moneyline underdog four times this season, but lost all of those games.
Nevada vs. Hawaii Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||48.7||52.7||44.7|
|Implied Total AVG||29.8||28.0||31.7|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||1-2||0-2||1-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||1-2||1-0||0-2|
|Point Total AVG||59.6||62.7||56.5|
|Implied Total AVG||39.7||37.3||42.0|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||1-0||1-0||0-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||0-4||0-2||0-2|
Players to Watch
- With 2.0 TFL, 19 tackles, and five interceptions in six games, Bentlee Sanders has been a significant part of the Wolf Pack’s defensive unit in 2022.
- With one interception to go with 22 tackles, 4.0 TFL, one sack, and one pass defended in six games, Tyson Williams has been a big part of the Wolf Pack’s defense in 2022.
- With seven tackles, 3.0 TFL, and three sacks in six games, Dom Peterson has been a key piece of the Wolf Pack’s defensive unit in 2022.
- With 2.0 sacks to go along with 3.0 TFL and 18 tackles, Drue Watts has helped lead the Wolf Pack’s defense over six games.
- In six games for the Rainbow Warriors, Penei Pavihi has registered 1.0 sack to go with 1.0 TFL, 24 tackles, and one interception.
- The Rainbow Warriors’ Virdel Edwards II has posted 20 tackles and two interceptions in six games.
- Malik Hausman has 13 tackles and three interceptions in six games.
- The Rainbow Warriors’ Isaiah Tufaga has posted 23 tackles in six games.
Nevada vs. Hawaii Predictions and Pick
Nevada vs. Hawaii betting card
- Pick ATS:
Wolf Pack (-6)
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Our prediction to win this contest is Nevada, and we predict that Nevada will cover the spread (Nevada -6). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 51 points.