The 2013 NCAA football postseason season kicks off with the New Mexico Bowl 2013, as Washington State University takes on Colorado State University, in a TV game that will be streaming live and free online courtesy of ESPN and WatchESPN.
According to a Dec. 21 SBN report, opening kickoff time is scheduled for 2:10 p.m. EST (1:10 p.m. CST/12:10 p.m. MST/11:10 a.m. PST) from University Stadium in Albuquerque, N.M.
In addition to ESPN3's online feed, the Gildan New Mexico Bowl 2013 will also be broadcast nationwide on big ESPN following the presentation of Georgetown vs. Kansas' NCAA game.
ESPN's (play-by-play) Mark Jones and (analyst) Brock Huard will have the call, while Jessica Mendoza will cover the sidelines for today's (6-6) Washington State Cougars vs. (7-6) Colorado State Rams clash.
According to NCAA football oddsmakers, WSU is favored by two field goals versus CSU and the OVER/UNDER is set at a combined total of 67 points. Alternate betting lines have Wash. St. valued at -230 ML and Colo. St. at +195 ML straight up.
Consensus prior to 2013 New Mexico Bowl live stream
- Washington State Spread: 59 percent.
- Colorado State Spread: 41 percent.
- OVER: 62 percent.
- UNDER: 38 percent.
Trends prior to WSU-CSU game time on ESPN
- WSU Cougars are 3-0-1 ATS in their last 4 non-conference games.
- OVER is 4-0 in WSU Cougars last four versus Mountain West Conference opponents.
- OVER is 4-0-1 in WSU Cougars last five games after scoring less than 20 points in their previous game.
- CSU Rams are 4-0 ATS in their last four games after allowing less than 20 points in their previous game.
- OVER is 6-0 in CSU Rams last six games after accumulating more than 450 total yards in their previous game.
- CSU Rams are 4-0 ATS in their last four non-conference games.
Don't miss the opening game of the 2013 Bowl season schedule between the Washington State Cougars and the Colorado State Rams. Watch the New Mexico Bowl 2013 live and free of charge by visiting ESPN's live stream page online for internet-operated devices, or simply tune to big ESPN on your TV sets at the aforementioned start time of 2:10 p.m. EST.