ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Weekend upsets for sports betting had New Mexico ties. It started with UFC Bantamweight Champion Holly Holm knocking out then champ Ronda Rousey in an epic upset. Pregame.com listed the upsets of the weekend with the Holm Rousey fight at 9 to 1 odds in favor of Rousey.
The Lobo football team was even better at 55 to 1 odds. The Lobos were underdogs the last two weeks. Pregame.com says a 100 dollar bet on the Lobos against Utah State carried over to their upset of Boise State would have paid 56 thousand dollars. Out of over 14 hundred teams 17 point underdogs or more there has been one winner. The only winner is the Lobos.