The Ohio Bobcats will meet the Wyoming Cowboys in the Barstool Sports Arizona Bowl.
Ohio vs. Wyoming Odds
The spread for this matchup is set at 3 points, with bookmakers listing Ohio as the favorites.
As for the moneyline, Ohio has -153 odds to pick up the win, while Wyoming is listed at +126 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 42.5 points.
How to Watch Ohio vs. Wyoming Live?
- Game Day: Friday, December 30, 2022
- Game Time: 4:30 PM ET
- TV Channel: Bars
- Location: Tucson, Arizona
- Stadium: Arizona Stadium
With 435.9 yards allowed per game on defense, which ranks 16th-worst in the FBS, Ohio has been forced to lean on its 37th-ranked offense (424.3 yards per contest) to keep them in games. Ohio is averaging 31.9 points per game on offense, which ranks them 41st in the FBS. On defense, the defense ranks 87th, giving up 28.4 points per game. Ohio has struggled defensively against the pass, ranking second-worst in the FBS (293.3 passing yards allowed per game) this season. However, the Bobcats rank 17th-best on the offensive side of the ball, averaging 285.3 passing yards per game. Ohio ranks 82nd in run offense (139.0 rushing yards per game) and 51st in run defense (142.6 rushing yards allowed per game) this season. Ohio is averaging a 41.9% third-down percentage on offense (41st in the FBS), and ranks 69th on defense with a 38.8% third-down conversion rate allowed. Ohio has forced 23 total turnovers (10th in the FBS) this season and have turned it over 10 times (eighth in the FBS) for a turnover margin of +13, the fifth-best in college football.
Wyoming ranks 14th-worst in total yards per game (316.1), but it has been more productive defensively, ranking 59th in the FBS with 369.4 total yards allowed per contest. Wyoming’s offense has been a bottom-25 unit this season, posting 20.8 points per game, which ranks 20th-worst in the FBS. On defense, it ranks 40th with 23.4 points ceded per contest. Wyoming ranks seventh-worst in passing yards per game (127.8), but it has been more effective on the defensive side of the ball, ranking 60th in the FBS with 219.8 passing yards ceded per contest. Wyoming is accumulating 188.3 rushing yards per game on offense this season (35th-ranked). Meanwhile, it is surrendering 149.7 rushing yards per contest (71st-ranked) on defense. Wyoming ranks 22nd-worst in third-down conversion rate (34.0%), but it has been better on the defensive side of the ball, ranking 61st in the FBS with a 37.7% third-down rate allowed. At -1, Wyoming has the 100th-ranked turnover margin in the FBS, with 13 forced turnovers (99th in the FBS) and 14 turnovers committed (35th in the FBS).
Ohio vs. Wyoming Betting Analysis
Ohio Betting Insights
Ohio has covered the spread nine times in 13 games with a set spread. In games it is played as 3-point favorites or more, Ohio has an ATS record of 3-1. Ohio games have gone over the total seven times this season. The Bobcats have won all five of the games they have been listed as the moneyline favorite this season. The Bobcats have played four times as a moneyline favorite with odds of -153 or shorter, and earned a victory in each game.
Cowboys Betting Insights
Wyoming has covered the spread in a game six times this year (6-6-0). In games this year when an underdog by 3 points or more, Wyoming has gone 4-2 against the spread. This year, five Wyoming games have gone over the point total. This season, the Cowboys have won two out of the seven games in which they’ve been the underdog. The Cowboys have a record of 1-2 when they’re set as an underdog of +126 or more by sportsbooks this season.
Ohio vs. Wyoming Against The Spread & Betting Records
|Point Total AVG||58.1||59.4||56.5|
|Implied Total AVG||33.5||33.1||34.0|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||5-0||3-0||2-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||4-4||3-1||1-3|
|Point Total AVG||45.9||46.5||45.3|
|Implied Total AVG||28.9||29.2||28.7|
|Moneyline Favorite Record||5-0||2-0||3-0|
|Moneyline Underdog Record||2-5||2-2||0-3|
Players to Watch
- The Bobcats’ defense has been aided by the contributions of Keye Thompson, who has played 11 games and delivered 106 tackles, four TFL, one sack, and one interception.
- The Bobcats’ defensive unit has been helped by the play of Bryce Houston, who has suited up for 12 games and posted five sacks to go with nine TFL and 85 tackles.
- The Bobcats’ defense has been aided by the contributions of Alvin Floyd, who has played 10 games and registered one interception to go along with 67 tackles, three TFL, one sack, and one pass defended.
- Jack McCrory, as part of the Bobcats’ defensive unit, has collected two sacks to go with five TFL and 68 tackles in 12 games.
- Easton Gibbs has been providing a big boost on defense, delivering 105 tackles, six TFL, two sacks, and one pass defended for the Cowboys.
- DeVonne Harris has been doing his part on defense, delivering 48 tackles, 11 TFL, seven sacks, and one pass defended for the Cowboys.
- The Cowboys’ Wyett Ekeler has delivered one interception to go with 62 tackles, one TFL, and five passes defended in 11 games.
- With one interception to go with 63 tackles, two TFL, and two sacks in 11 games, Shae Suiaunoa has been making a big difference on defense for the Cowboys.
Ohio vs. Wyoming Predictions and Pick
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Our pick to win this game is Ohio, and we project that Ohio will cover the spread (Ohio -3). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going over the posted total of 42.5 points.