Saturday, November 14, 2015
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The UNLV Runnin' Rebels face the Colorado State Rams on Saturday at Hughes Stadium. The opening line for this game has Colorado State as 6.5 point favorites and the over/under was set at 58.
UNLV was led last game by Blake Decker, who totaled 258 yards through the air. He had a 63% completion percentage, completing 15 passes on 24 attempts. The Runnin' Rebels were led in rushing by Keith Whitely, who finished with 124 yards on 21 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 6 yards per carry. Devonte Boyd was the team leader in receiving with a total of 120 yards and 6 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 20 yards per reception. As a team in that game UNLV had 547 total yards on 77 plays. They gained 11 rushing first downs, 9 passing, and 2 by way of penalty for a total of 22 first downs on the game. The Runnin' Rebels rushed for 289 yards by way of 53 carries.
Colorado State was led last game by Nick Stevens, who totaled 120 yards through the air. He had a 73% completion percentage, completing 11 passes on 15 attempts. The Rams were led in rushing by Dalyn Dawkins, who finished with 140 yards on 25 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 6 yards per carry. Kivon Cartwright was the team leader in receiving with a total of 56 yards and 4 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 14 yards per reception. Colorado State had 348 total yards on 70 plays. They gained 12 rushing first downs, 7 passing, and 3 by way of penalty for a total of 22 first downs on the game. The Rams rushed for 228 yards by way of 55 carries.
UNLV is scoring 29.6 points per game on offense this season. In the passing department, they are averaging 15.2 passes on 28 attempts for a 54.4 percent completion percentage this season. They throw for a total of 193.8 yards per game through the air as well. The Runnin' Rebels are running for an average of 209.3 yards per game on 44.2 attempts for an average of 4.7 yards per carry. They are also running 72.2 plays per game and average 5.6 yards per play for an average of 403.1 yards per contest. The Runnin' Rebels manage 21.1 first downs per contest and they average a total of 50.1 penalty yards on 5.3 penalties.
UNLV allows 257.9 passing yards per game and 29.8 points per contest on defense. They give up 22.2 completions on 39.7 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 56. The Runnin' Rebels allow 188.8 rushing yards per game on 35.9 carries for a 5.3 average per play. UNLV gives up 446.7 total yards per game including 5.9 yards per play. They force 2 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 5.3 penalties per game that total 45.4 yards as a unit.
Colorado State averages 27.9 points per game this season on offense. In the passing department, they complete 18.9 passes per game on 31.8 attempts for a 59.4 percent completion percentage. They are throwing for 232.9 yards through the air per game thus far. The Rams run for an average of 171.4 yards per game on 40.2 attempts for an average of 4.3 yards per carry this season. They also run 72 plays per game and average 5.6 yards per play for an average of 404.3 yards in each contest. The Rams are gaining 22.7 first downs per contest and they average 83.7 penalty yards on 8.9 penalties per game.
Colorado State allows an average of 185 passing yards and 26.6 points per contest. They give up 13.8 completions on 24.9 attempts for a completion percentage of 55.4 per game. The Rams allow 204.6 rushing yards per contest on 42.4 carries for a 4.8 average per rush. Colorado State gives up 389.6 total yards per game including an average of 5.8 per play. They create an average of 1.3 turnovers per game and 7.4 penalties for 68 yards each game.
UNLV Betting Trends
UNLV is 6-3-0 against the over/under so far this season
UNLV has an ATS record of 5-4-0 this season
Colorado State Betting Trends
Colorado State is 5-4-0 against the over/under so far this season
Colorado State has an ATS record of 4-4-1 this season
Injuries to Watch
11/08/15 FB Marc Philippi Foot "?" Saturday vs. Colorado State
10/30/15 WR Elroy Masters Jr. Collarbone out indefinitely
09/23/15 Backup RB Treyous Jarrells Personal left the team
Josh's Pick: Take UNLV
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