Saturday, October 24, 2015
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The Colorado Buffaloes face the Oregon State Beavers on Saturday at Reser Stadium. The opening line for this game has Oregon State as 3.5 point favorites and the over/under was set at 60.
Colorado was led in passing last game by Sefo Liufau, who finished with 339 yards through the air. He went 28 for 43 on the game, good for a 65% completion percentage. The Buffaloes were led in rushing by Phillip Lindsay, who finished with 91 yards on 23 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 4 yards per carry. Shay Fields led the team in receiving. He had a total of 168 yards on 8 receptions for an average of 21 yards per catch in the game. As a team in that game Colorado had 467 total yards on 87 plays. They gained 6 rushing first downs, 15 passing, and 1 by way of penalty for a total of 22 first downs on the game. The Buffaloes rushed for 128 yards by way of 43 carries.
Oregon State was led in passing last game by Seth Collins, who finished with 176 yards through the air. He went 17 for 30 on the game, good for a 57% completion percentage. The Beavers were led in rushing by Seth Collins, who finished with 124 yards on 23 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 5 yards per carry. Victor Bolden led the team in receiving. He had a total of 79 yards on 6 receptions for an average of 13 yards per catch in the game. Oregon State had 394 total yards on 75 plays. They gained 11 rushing first downs, 10 passing, and 0 by way of penalty for a total of 21 first downs on the game. The Beavers rushed for 218 yards by way of 45 carries.
Colorado is scoring 31.6 points per game on offense this season. In the passing department, they are averaging 21.4 passes on 35.9 attempts for a 59.8 percent completion percentage this season. They throw for a total of 256.1 yards per game through the air as well. The Buffaloes are averaging 191.7 rushing yards per game on 44.7 attempts per contest for an average of 4.3 yards per carry. They are also running 80.6 plays per game and average 5.6 yards per play for an average of 447.9 yards per contest. The Buffaloes manage 23.6 first downs per contest and they average a total of 60.6 penalty yards on 6.6 penalties.
Colorado allows 219.3 passing yards per game and 27.6 points per contest on defense. They give up 18.9 completions on 33.3 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 56.7. The Buffaloes allow an average of 210.6 rushing yards per game on 41.4 carries for a 5.1 average. Colorado allows 429.9 total yards per game including 5.8 yards per play. They force 1.9 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 5 penalties for 42.7 yards per game.
Oregon State averages 21.7 points per game this season on offense. In the passing department, they complete 13.8 passes per game on 28 attempts for a 49.4 percent completion percentage. They are throwing for 145.5 yards through the air per game thus far. The Beavers rush for an average of 187.2 yards per contest on 41.2 attempts for an average of 4.5 yards per carry for the season. They also run 69.2 plays per game and average 4.8 yards per play for an average of 332.7 yards in each contest. The Beavers are gaining 19 first downs per contest and they average 62.3 penalty yards on 6.8 penalties per game.
Oregon State allows an average of 216.2 passing yards and 33.5 points per contest. They give up 20.5 completions on 31.8 attempts for a completion percentage of 64.4 per game. The Beavers allow an average of 198.5 rushing yards per game on 38.3 carries for an average of 5.2 yards per carry. Oregon State allows 414.7 total yards per game for an average of 5.9 yards per play. They force 1.7 turnovers per contest and 6 penalties for 56.8 yards in each contest.
Colorado Betting Trends
Colorado is 3-4-0 against the over/under so far this season
Colorado has an ATS record of 1-5-1 this season
Oregon State Betting Trends
Oregon State is 3-3-0 against the over/under so far this season
Oregon State has an ATS record of 1-5-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
10/18/15 LB Addison Gillam Knee "?" Saturday vs. Oregon State
10/18/15 RB Michael Adkins II Hamstring "?" Saturday vs. Oregon State
10/18/15 LB Ryan Severson Ankle "?" Saturday vs. Oregon State
10/08/15 LB Kenneth Olugbode Leg expected to miss 4-6 weeks
09/16/15 OT Jeromy Irwin Knee out for season
08/13/15 DL Tyler Henington Leg out for season
10/18/15 OL Will Hopkins Undisclosed "?" Saturday vs. Colorado
10/07/15 TE Caleb Smith Redshirt out for season
10/07/15 LB David Henry Concussion out for season
10/01/15 RB Deltron Sands Knee out for season
08/28/15 OL Gavin Andrews Foot out for season
Tony's Pick: Take Colorado
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