The New Mexico Lobos (4-5) will attempt to halt a four-game losing streak when they host the Wyoming Cowboys (10-8) at 8:00 PM ET on Wednesday, February 17, 2021 as 6-point underdogs. The Cowboys have also lost four games in a row. The over/under is 138 for the matchup.

The betting insights and predictions in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 17, 2021, 2:15 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Best Betting Odds

Computer Picks

Pick ATS:
Lobos (+6)

The spread for this game suggested by the model (3.9 points) is slightly less than the 6-point edge DraftKings gives to the Cowboys, though the data still has them as the favorite.

Pick OU:
Over (138)

The DraftKings point total for this matchup is just 3.1 points lower than the model projection.

Prediction: Wyoming 72, New Mexico 69

Predictions are calculated by a data-driven algorithm (raw power score) that ranks head-to-head matchup results within a closed network of games. Prediction confidence is determined by the delta between each team’s raw power score.

Examining the Over/Under

  • The Cowboys’ average implied point total this season is 5.5 more points than their implied total in Wednesday’s game (77.5 implied points on average compared to 72 implied points in this game).
  • Wyoming has surpassed its implied point total for this matchup (72) 11 times this season.
  • The average implied point total on the season for the Lobos (72.7) is 6.7 more points than the team’s implied total in this matchup (66).
  • New Mexico has scored more than 66 points four times this season.

Implied totals are projected point totals for each team based on totals and spreads set by sportsbooks.

Wyoming and New Mexico Records ATS

ATS Record ATS Record Against 6+ Point Spread Over/Under Record (O-U-P)
Cowboys 8-9 2-3 10-6-1
Lobos 3-3 0-0 0-6

Against The Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Last 5 Games

Wyoming

New Mexico
Date Opponent Result Score Date Opponent Result Score
2/6/2021 Colorado State Loss 68-59 1/30/2021 Fresno State Loss 65-55
2/4/2021 Colorado State Loss 74-72 1/28/2021 Fresno State Loss 64-62
1/30/2021 San Diego State Loss 98-71 1/18/2021 UNLV Loss 53-46
1/28/2021 San Diego State Loss 87-57 1/16/2021 UNLV Loss 77-54
1/24/2021 Nevada Win 93-88 1/13/2021 Dixie State Win 72-63

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