The No. 21 San Diego State Aztecs take on the Boise State Broncos in a key Mountain West Conference crossover matchup on Friday at noon ET on CBS. Boise State is favored by three points at Caesars Sportsbook, while the Over-Under is set at 44.5 (see up-to-date odds for every game this week on our college football odds page).
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The model knows junior quarterback Hank Bachmeier leads the Broncos offense. For the season, he has completed 231 of 361 passes (64 percent) for 2,857 yards and 18 touchdowns. He has been picked off six times, but has a rating of 143.6. Bachmeier, who is on the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch list, started all five games he appeared in last season. He has thrown for 300 or more yards in two games this year, including a 34-for-47 performance (72.3 percent) for four touchdowns and one interception.
The model also knows Aztecs senior quarterback Lucas Johnson has played in all 11 games this season, starting seven times. He has completed 105 of 167 passes (62.9 percent) for 993 yards and nine touchdowns against four interceptions for a 125.8 pass efficiency rating, while carrying 47 times for 164 yards (3.5 average), with a long run of 54 yards. Over his last three games, he is 51 of 74 passing (68.9 percent) for 467 yards and four touchdowns with one interception. Johnson began his career at Georgia Tech, where he played in 16 games including two starts.
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