With the home team listed as the weakest team in field goals and a combined 47.5, what’s the best bet for Wednesday night’s New Mexico State vs. UTEP matchup? Tonight’s match is scheduled to begin at 9:00 PM ET.
Chances of playing and betting
309 New Mexico State (-3) at 310 UTEP Miners (+3); o/u 47.5
9:00 PM ET, Wednesday, October 18, 2023
Sun Bowl, El Paso, Texas
New Mexico State vs. UTEP general betting information
As of this writing, our CFB public betting page shows that 62% of bets are in the state of New Mexico. However, this page is updated frequently, so be sure to click on the link provided to get the most up-to-date information.
New Mexico State Aggies game notes
Diego Pavia Went 20-for-36 for 286 yards and two touchdowns against Sam Houston on Wednesday. He also rushed 15 times for 115 yards and a score. Pavia was somehow responsible for all three touchdowns NMSU scored in a win over the winless Bearkats. While his passing numbers are never spectacular, the quarterback is a real weapon on the field. He has rushed the ball 75 times for 431 yards and two scores in seven games.
UTEP Miners game notes
Gavin Hardison Colin Deaver of KTSM 9 News reports that (arm) is unlikely to be fit for Wednesday’s game against New Mexico State. Hardison has not been able to practice as he continues to work from an injury to his throwing arm. The senior quarterback will continue to rehab, but Cade McConnell will be ready to play next week against the Aggies.
New Mexico State vs. UTEP betting trends
New Mexico State is 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games
New Mexico State is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against Texas El Paso
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Texas El Paso’s last 9 games at home
Texas El Paso is 11-2 in their last 13 home games against New Mexico State SU.
New Mexico State vs UTEP betting predictions
Take the state of New Mexico. The Aggies have been a coverage machine dating back to last season. They are 11-3 in the betting window in their last 14 games. If you break it down to just this season, New Mexico State would be a profitable 4-2-1 ATS in 2023. The Aggies are also 5-2 against Conference USA opponents in their last seven games. UTEP, on the other hand, is 2-5 overall against the spread in its last seven games. Against New Mexico State, the Miners are just 1-4 in the betting window in their last five games.
New Mexico State vs. UTEP Prediction: NEW MEXICO STATE AGGIES -3