The Wyoming Cowboys (3-3) clash against the No. 23 Colorado Buffaloes (3-0) in the MGM Resorts Main Event Heavyweight at T-Mobile Arena. The game is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m. ET on Sunday, November 24, 2019.
Colorado Buffaloes vs. Wyoming Cowboys ATS Prediction
In the Buffaloes’ last matchup, they defeated the UC Irvine Anteaters, 69-53. The Buffaloes had a much better turnover percentage (9.3 vs. 28.7) and had a much better free throw rate (0.197 vs. 0.075). Colorado rallied around Tyler Bey, who recorded 16 points, seven rebounds and six steals.
The Cowboys beat the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns in their last contest, 69-61. Wyoming’s 0.519 effective field goal percentage was their biggest strength over Louisiana, who had a mark of 0.421. The Cowboys’ mark was above their season average of 0.461, while the Ragin’ Cajuns’ was below their season average of 0.516. Hunter Thompson was the game’s leading scorer with 22 points on 7-for-13 shooting from the field.
Wyoming might have a tough time scoring as they battle against one of the nation’s best defenses. Colorado ranks 45th in defensive efficiency, while the Cowboys rank 339th in offensive efficiency dating back to the 2018-19 season.
Colorado vs. Wyoming ATS Pick
Basketball Tip: ATS Winner – Colorado
Colorado ranks 63rd in rebounds per game (37.8) while Wyoming ranks 322nd (31.0).
The Buffaloes rank 19th in assists allowed per game (10.5) while the Cowboys rank 233rd (14.0).
Colorado ranks 117th in three pointers allowed per game (21.5) while Wyoming ranks 256th (24.2).
The Cowboys rank 49th in blocks allowed per game (2.7) while the Buffaloes rank 179th (3.5).
Wyoming ranks 202nd in steals allowed per game (6.8) while Colorado ranks 238th (7.1).