Saturday, November 21, 2015
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The New Mexico State Aggies take on the Louisiana Lafayette Ragin' Cajuns on Saturday at Cajun Field. The opening line for this game has UL Lafayette as 14.5 point favorites and the over/under was set at 66.5.
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New Mexico State was led in passing last game by Nick Jeanty, who finished with 297 yards through the air. He went 24 for 45 on the game, good for a 53% completion percentage. Larry Rose III led the Aggies in rushing with 207 yards. He averaged 7 yards per carry on his 31 rushing attempts for the game. Larry Rose III was the team leader in receiving with a total of 85 yards and 2 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 43 yards per reception. As a team in that game New Mexico State got a total of 26 first downs by way of 12 rushing, 11 passing, and 3 by penalty. They ran 93 total plays for 527 yards for the game. The Aggies ran for 230 yards on 48 attempts.
Louisiana Lafayette was led in passing last game by Brooks Haack, who finished with 270 yards through the air. He went 21 for 34 on the game, good for a 62% completion percentage. Jalen Nixon led the Ragin' Cajuns in rushing with 30 yards. He averaged 5 yards per carry on his 6 rushing attempts for the game. Jamal Robinson was the team leader in receiving with a total of 188 yards and 10 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 19 yards per reception. Louisiana Lafayette got a total of 18 first downs by way of 4 rushing, 11 passing, and 3 by penalty. They ran 58 total plays for 313 yards for the game. The Ragin' Cajuns ran for 43 yards on 24 attempts.
New Mexico State is averaging 27 points per game on the offensive side of the ball. They are completing 19.3 passes per game on 36.9 attempts for a 52.4 percent completion percentage and average 238.2 yards in the passing department per game. The Aggies are running for an average of 193 yards per game on 35.8 attempts for an average of 5.4 yards per carry. They also run 72.7 plays per contest and average 5.9 yards per play for an average of 431.2 yards per game. The Aggies are averaging 19.6 first downs per game and they accumulate 63 penalty yards per game via 6 penalties.
New Mexico State gives up an average of 274.1 passing yards and 45.8 points per game on the defensive side of the ball. They allow 21.4 completions per game on 32.7 attempts for a completion percentage of 65.6. The Aggies give up 268.6 rushing yards per contest on 44.1 carries for a 6.1 average per carry. New Mexico State gives up 542.7 total yards per game including 7.1 yards per play. They force 1.9 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 5.3 penalties per game that total 44.2 yards as a unit.
Louisiana Lafayette is putting 28.8 points on the board per game on the offensive side of the ball. They complete 17.6 passes per game on 31.1 attempts for a 56.4 percent completion percentage and average 200.7 yards in the passing department for each outing. The Ragin' Cajuns run for an average of 192 yards per game on 37.7 attempts for an average of 5.1 yards per carry this season. They also run 68.8 plays per game and average 5.7 yards per play for a total of 392.7 yards per game. The Ragin' Cajuns get an average of 20.7 first downs per game and they average 68.2 penalty yards per game via 7 penalties.
Louisiana Lafayette gives up 232.4 passing yards per outing and 30.7 points per game on the defensive side of the ball. They allow an average of 15.2 completions on 30 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 50.7. The Ragin' Cajuns give up 178.9 rushing yards per game on 40.2 carries for an average of 4.4 yards per carry. Louisiana Lafayette gives up 411.3 total yards per game including an average of 5.9 per play. They create an average of 1 turnovers per game and 6.2 penalties for 56.8 yards each game.
New Mexico State Betting Trends
New Mexico State is 7-2-0 against the over/under so far this season
New Mexico State has an ATS record of 4-5-0 this season
Louisiana Lafayette Betting Trends
Louisiana Lafayette is 5-3-1 against the over/under so far this season
Louisiana Lafayette has an ATS record of 3-5-1 this season
Injuries to Watch
New Mexico State
11/15/15 QB Andrew Allen Knee "?" Saturday vs. UL Lafayette
11/15/15 OG Isaiah Folasa-Lutui Shoulder "?" Saturday vs. UL Lafayette
11/15/15 DB Jaden Wright Concussion "?" Saturday vs. UL Lafayette
11/15/15 DL Kourtland Busby Concussion "?" Saturday vs. UL Lafayette
11/15/15 DE Stody Bradley Shoulder "?" Saturday vs. UL Lafayette
11/15/15 WR Teldrick Morgan Knee "?" Saturday vs. UL Lafayette
10/14/15 QB Tyler Rogers Thumb out for season
09/30/15 FS Kawe Johnson Neck out indefinitely
08/27/15 QB King Davis III Shoulder out for season
08/24/15 DE Derek Watson Shoulder out for season
08/24/15 DE Kalei Auelua Knee out for season
10/08/15 OL Mykhael Quave Shoulder out for season
09/11/15 CB Simeon Thomas Academics out indefinitely
08/13/15 WR Jared Johnson Knee out for season
08/13/15 WR Lance Pace Knee out indefinitely
Guy's Pick: Take New Mexico State
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