Saturday, November 19, 2016
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The Arizona Wildcats take on the Oregon State Beavers on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at Reser Stadium. The opening line for this game has Oregon State as 9 point favorites. This season the Wildcats are 1-9-0 against the spread and their over/under record is 6-4-0. The Beavers have an over/under record of 5-5-0 and they are 7-3-0 against the spread.
Anu Solomon finished with 122 yards through the air for Arizona last week. He completed 9 passes out of 13 attempts for a 69% completion percentage. The Wildcats were led in rushing by Samajie Grant, who finished with 77 yards on 8 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 10 yards per carry. Cam Denson was the team leader in receiving with a total of 77 yards and 4 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 19 yards per reception. As a team in that game Arizona got a total of 14 first downs. Of those first downs, 7 came on the ground while 4 came through the air. They ran 53 total plays for 286 yards for the game. The Wildcats ran for 158 yards on 30 attempts.
Marcus McMaryion finished with 137 yards passing for Oregon State last week. He went 10 for 24, resulting in a 42% completion percentage. The Beavers were led on the ground by Ryan Nall, who finished with 77 yards on 10 carries. He ended the game with an average of 8 yards per rush. Victor Bolden led the team in receiving with 109 yards and 4 catches. He finished the game with an average of 27 yards per reception. Oregon State had 8 first downs total. 3 came from running the ball and 3 came from a pass. They ran 46 total plays for 266 yards for the contest. The Beavers ran for 129 yards on 22 carries as a team.
Arizona scores 22.4 points per game on offense this season, which ranks 113th in Division 1. In the passing department, they average 13.8 passes on 26.7 attempts for a 51.7 percent completion percentage this season. They throw for a total of 187.2 yards per game through the air as well, which ranks them 100th in college football. The Wildcats run for an average of 214.7 yards per game on 42.1 attempts for an average of 5.1 yards per carry. That ranks them 29th in the nation. They also run 68.8 plays per contest and average 5.8 yards per play for an average of 401.9 yards per game, ranking their offense 74th overall this season. The Wildcats average 20.4 first downs per game which ranks them 83rd in the country. They accumulate 63.8 penalty yards per game via 6.5 penalties, which ranks 24th in the nation.
Arizona allows 266.5 passing yards per game, ranking 109th in D-1, and they allow 38.3 points per contest on defense, which ranks 117th. They give up 22.2 completions on 34.8 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 63.8. The Wildcats allow 200 rushing yards per game on 41.2 carries for an average of 4.9 yards per carry, which ranks their rush defense 90th in the country. Arizona allows 466.5 total yards per game including 6.1 yards per play, which ranks their overall defense 112th in terms of yards per game. They force 1.1 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 8.9 penalties for 76.7 yards per game, ranking them 125th among D-1 teams.
Oregon State averages 23.8 points per game this season on offense, which ranks them 101st in the country. In the passing department, they complete 16.4 passes per game on 31.4 attempts for a 52.2 percent completion percentage. They throw for 172 yards through the air per game, ranking them 110th in Division 1. The Beavers run for an average of 178 yards per game on 34.3 attempts for an average of 5.2 yards per carry this season, which ranks them 64th on the ground. They also run 65.7 plays per game and average 5.3 yards per play for a total of 350 yards per game, ranking them 113th in the country on offense. The Beavers get an average of 16.7 first downs per game, which ranks 123rd in the nation. They average 74.8 penalty yards per game via 8.4 penalties, ranking them 7th in college football.
Oregon State allows an average of 213.3 passing yards per game, which ranks 47th in Division 1. Their defense overall allows 32.5 points per contest, which has them ranked 98th in the nation. They give up 19.3 completions on 34.2 attempts for a completion percentage of 56.4 per game. The Beavers allow 228.3 rushing yards per contest on 42.2 carries for a 5.4 average per rush, ranking their overall rush defense 112th in the country. Oregon State allows 441.6 total yards per game for an average of 5.8 yards per play, which ranks 89th in D-1. They force 1.8 turnovers per contest and 6.1 penalties for 54.8 yards in each contest, ranking 72nd in the nation.
Arizona Betting Trends
Arizona is 6-4-0 against the over/under this season
Arizona has an ATS record of 1-9-0 this season
Oregon State Betting Trends
Oregon State is 5-5-0 against the over/under this season
Oregon State has an ATS record of 7-3-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
11/13/16 OL Gerhard de Beer Knee "?" Saturday vs. Oregon State
11/13/16 WR Tyrell Johnson Hamstring "?" Saturday vs. Oregon State
10/21/16 RB Nick Wilson Knee out indefinitely
10/11/16 LB Cody Ippolito Knee out for season
09/24/16 RB J.J. Taylor Ankle out indefinitely
09/22/16 LB Marquis Ware Personal has left team
09/14/16 RB Orlando Bradford Dismissed has left the team
09/02/16 TE Brion Anduze Knee out for season
09/02/16 LB Jacob Colacion Knee expected to redshirt
09/02/16 OL Keenan Walker Suspension out indefinitely
11/13/16 CB Dwayne Williams Knee "?" Saturday vs. Arizona U
11/13/16 OL Gus Lavaka Knee "?" Saturday vs. Arizona U
11/13/16 WR Hunter Jarmon Ankle "?" Saturday vs. Arizona U
11/13/16 LB Titus Failauga Leg "?" Saturday vs. Arizona U
11/13/16 LB Joah Robinett Shoulder "?" Saturday vs. Arizona U
11/13/16 LB Manase Hungalu Undisclosed "?" Saturday vs. Arizona U
11/13/16 RB Ryan Nall Foot "?" Saturday vs. Arizona U
11/08/16 LB Bright Ugwoegbu Foot out indefinitely
10/26/16 CB Jay Irvine Shoulder out for season
10/26/16 LB Shemar Smith Knee out for season
10/17/16 QB Darell Garretson Ankle out for season
10/06/16 S Landry Payne Knee out for season
09/27/16 TE Noah Togiai Knee out for season
08/29/16 DE LaMone Williams Knee out for season
Josh's Pick: Take Oregon State -9
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