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    Star player Jacory Merritt and the New Mexico Lobos (2-2) face the Wyoming Cowboys (3-1) on Saturday at 4:00 PM ET, at Jonah Field at War Memorial Stadium.

    The Cowboys are very big favorites (currently -14) in their game against the Lobos, with the over/under at 42 points. (On the moneyline, the Cowboys are -619 and the Lobos are +441.)

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    Game Info for Wyoming vs. New Mexico

    • Game Day: Saturday, September 30, 2023
    • Game Time: 4:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: MW Network
    • Location: Laramie, Wyoming
    • Stadium: Jonah Field at War Memorial Stadium
    Wyoming vs New Mexico Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
    Wyoming -14 -110 -110 42 -108 -112 -619 +441

    Wyoming Pick Insights

    • Wyoming is 2-0-1 against the spread this season.
    • In Wyoming’s three games with a set total, one has hit the over (33.3%).

    Wyoming Stats & Insights

    • While Wyoming ranks 80th in total defense with 377 yards allowed per game, the team’s offensive unit has been slightly worse, ranking 10th-worst (297.5 yards per game).
    • Wyoming is putting up 24.5 points per game on offense this year (88th in the FBS), and is surrendering 25 points per game (71st) on defense.
    • While Wyoming’s pass defense ranks 74th with 230.8 passing yards allowed per game,the offense has been worse, ranking ninth-worst (129.3 passing yards per game).
    • Wyoming is averaging 168.3 rushing yards per game on offense (48th in the FBS), and ranks 86th defensively with 146.3 rushing yards allowed per game.
    • With a 34.7% third-down conversion rate (25th-worst) and a 47.1% third-down rate allowed on defense (18th-worst), Wyoming has been struggling on both sides of the ball this year in terms of third-down efficiency.
    • Wyoming owns the 67th-ranked turnover margin in college football at even, forcing six turnovers (54th in the FBS) while turning it over six times (69th in the FBS).

    Wyoming’s Best Players

    • Andrew Peasley has compiled 381 yards (95.3 ypg) on 34-of-65 passing with five touchdowns compared to two interceptions this season. In addition, he’s added 96 rushing yards (24 ypg) on 27 carries while scoring two touchdowns on the ground.
    • Harrison Waylee has racked up 266 yards on 35 carries while finding paydirt two times as a runner.
    • Sam Scott has carried the ball 18 times for 114 yards (28.5 per game) and one touchdown.
    • Wyatt Wieland has hauled in 15 catches for 163 yards (40.8 yards per game) to lead the team so far this season. He’s found the end zone one time as a receiver.
    • Ayir Asante has hauled in five receptions totaling 115 yards, finding the end zone two times as a receiver so far this campaign.
    • John Michael Gyllenborg has a total of 67 receiving yards so far this year, grabbing eight throws and scoring one touchdown.
    • DeVonne Harris has two sacks to lead the team, and also has two TFL and 11 tackles.
    • Shae Suiaunoa, Wyoming’s tackle leader, has 27 tackles, two TFL, and one sack this year.
    • Wrook Brown has picked off a team-leading two passes. He also has 16 tackles and two passes defended to his name.

    New Mexico Betting Insights

    • New Mexico is 1-2-0 against the spread this season.
    • New Mexico is 0-1 against the spread when an underdog by 14 points or greater this year.
    • New Mexico hase gone over in two of three games with a set total (66.7%).

    New Mexico Pick Insights

    • In terms of total yards, New Mexico ranks 76th in the FBS (384.5 total yards per game) and 94th on defense (395.8 total yards allowed per game).
    • From an offensive angle, New Mexico is accumulating 29.3 points per game (66th-ranked). It ranks 104th in the FBS on defense (30 points surrendered per game).
    • New Mexico is compiling 215.3 passing yards per game on offense this season (93rd-ranked). Meanwhile, it is surrendering 244.3 passing yards per contest (93rd-ranked) on defense.
    • With 169.3 rushing yards per game on offense, New Mexico ranks 47th in the FBS. On defense it ranks 92nd, allowing 151.5 rushing yards per contest.
    • New Mexico ranks 49th in third-down conversion rate (44.2%) on offense, but it has been worse on the defensive side of the ball, ranking 22nd-worst in the FBS with a 46.7% third-down percentage allowed.
    • New Mexico has a bottom-25 turnover margin this season, 22nd-worst at -4.

    New Mexico’s Best Players

    • Dylan Hopkins has recored 827 passing yards, or 206.8 per game, so far this season. He has completed 58.8% of his passes and has collected six touchdowns with two interceptions.
    • Merritt is his team’s leading rusher with 48 carries for 328 yards, or 82 per game. He’s found the end zone seven times on the ground, as well.
    • Dorian Lewis has racked up 122 yards on 23 carries.
    • Deuce Jones’ 159 receiving yards (39.8 yards per game) lead the team. He has six catches on eight targets with one touchdown.
    • Caleb Medford has collected 142 receiving yards (35.5 yards per game) and one touchdown on five receptions.
    • Andrew Erickson has racked up 140 reciving yards (35 ypg) and one touchdown this season.
    • Kyler Drake has 1.5 sacks to lead the team, and also has two TFL and 10 tackles.
    • Tavian Combs, New Mexico’s leading tackler, has 32 tackles and one TFL this year.
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