Boise State vs Air Force Predictions, Picks, Tips, 1/15/2020
Game: Boise State Broncos vs Air Force Falcons
Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2020
Location: Clune Arena in Colorado Springs, CO
Odds/Point Spread: Air Force +1
The Boise State Broncos head to Clune Arena to take on the Air Force Falcons on Wednesday, January 15, 2020. The opening line for this game has Boise State as 1 point favorites.
Boise State comes into this game with an overall record of 11-7. They currently have a point differential of 7.1 as they are averaging 77.4 points per game while giving up 70.3 per contest. Air Force has an overall mark of 8-9. They are averaging 76.9 points per contest and giving up 71.5, which is a point differential of 5.4.
Valuable Boise State Broncos Betting Trends
The Boise State Broncos are 10-7-0 against the spread this season
The Boise State Broncos are 10-7-0 against the over/under this year
Important Air Force Falcons Betting Trends
The Air Force Falcons are 9-7-0 against the spread this season
The Air Force Falcons are 10-6-0 against the over/under this year
Key Boise State Broncos Injuries
No key injuries to report
Key Air Force Falcons Injuries
No key injuries to report
Justinian Jessup averages 15.0 points per contest in 36.1 minutes per game this year. He averages 2.1 assists per game and 4.2 rebounds per contest. His field goal percentage is 40% for the season while his free throw percentage is 94%. Derrick Alston comes into this game averaging 19.7 points per contest while playing 34.2 minutes per night. He grabs 5.4 rebounds per contest and distributes 3.1 assists per game. His FG percentage is 44% while his free throw percentage is 83%.
Ryan Swan-Ford averages 14.3 points per game and he sees the court an average of 26.8 minutes per game. He also hauls in 4.1 rebounds per game and dishes 1.8 assists per contest. His field goal percentage is 53% and his free throw percentage is 77%. Lavelle Scottie scores 14.8 points per contest while playing 29.2 minutes per game. He hauls in 5.7 rebounds per contest and has 1.8 assists per game on the season. His FG percentage is 44% and his free throw percentage is at 71%.
Useful Team Statistics
The Broncos allow 70.3 points per contest which is 209th in the country. They also surrender a 45% shooting percentage and a 32% average from 3-point range, ranking them 287th and 123rd in defensive field goal percentage. Opponents average 33.4 rebounds a game which ranks 94th, and they allow 12.1 assists per game which puts them in 149th place in D-1. They force 13.9 turnovers per game which ranks them 179th in Division 1. Boise State averages 77.4 points per contest, which is 53rd in the NCAA. Their average scoring margin is 7.1 and their shooting percentage is 45% as a unit, which has them ranked 112th. From 3-point territory they shoot 34%, which is good for 148th in the nation. They average 34.8 boards per contest and 12.8 assists per game, which ranks them 217th and 221st in those offensive categories. In the turnover department they are 273rd with 12.4 per game.
Useful Team Statistics
The Falcons give up 71.5 points per game, which ranks them 237th in the nation. Their defense surrenders a 46% shooting percentage and a 37% average from behind the 3-point line, ranking them 316th and 317th in those defensive statistics. They rank 294th with 14.6 dimes allowed per game and 19th with 30.6 boards surrendered per contest. The Falcons are 38th in Division 1 in forcing turnovers with 11.9 per contest. Air Force is 62nd in the country with 76.9 points per contest this season. They are 26th in D-1 in shooting at 48%, while their average scoring margin is 5.4. They shoot 41% from beyond the arc, which is good for 4th in the country. They are 329th in the nation in rebounding with 32.0 boards per contest and 130th in assists per game with 14.1. The Falcons are 274th in turnovers per contest with 12.4.
The Broncos have an offensive rating of 106.5, which is ranked 86th. They are 148th in college basketball in pace with 70.7 possessions per 40 minutes, and their eFG% of 52% is 96th. As a unit they are 59th in the nation in true shooting percentage with 56% and they shoot 3-pointers on 40% of their shot attempts, ranking 109th in D-1. Boise State is 281st in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 15.2 times per 100 possessions.
Air Force is 226th in college basketball in turnovers, as they turn the ball over an average of 16.2 times per 100 possessions. The Falcons are 11th in the country in offensive rating with 112.1. In terms of pace they are 256th in Division 1 with 68.6 possessions per 40 minutes, and their effective field goal percentage of 56% is 6th. As a team they are 3rd in D-1 in true shooting percentage with 60% and they shoot 3-pointers on 42% of their shots, ranking 68th in the nation.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take Boise State -1 and over 155 total points
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