Friday, November 25, 2016
Doyt Perry Stadium
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The Buffalo Bulls take on the Bowling Green Falcons on Friday, November 25, 2016 at Doyt Perry Stadium. The opening line for this game has Bowling Green as 11 point favorites. This season the Bulls are 3-8-0 against the spread and their over/under record is 3-8-0. The Falcons have an over/under record of 4-7-0 and they are 4-7-0 against the spread.
Grant Rohach finished with 140 yards through the air for Buffalo last week. He completed 12 passes out of 22 attempts for a 55% completion percentage. The Bulls were led in rushing by Jordan Johnson, who finished with 95 yards on 16 rushes. He ended the contest with an average of 6 yards per carry. Mason Schreck was the team leader in receiving with a total of 57 yards and 5 receptions. He finished the game with an average of 11 yards per reception. As a team in that game Buffalo got a total of 13 first downs. Of those first downs, 6 came on the ground while 6 came through the air. They ran 52 total plays for 268 yards for the game. The Bulls ran for 128 yards on 30 attempts.
James Morgan finished with 177 yards passing for Bowling Green last week. He went 12 for 24, resulting in a 50% completion percentage. The Falcons were led on the ground by Donovan Wilson, who finished with 146 yards on 30 carries. He ended the game with an average of 5 yards per rush. Ronnie Moore led the team in receiving with 81 yards and 4 catches. He finished the game with an average of 20 yards per reception. Bowling Green had 35 first downs total. 22 came from running the ball and 10 came from a pass. They ran 90 total plays for 597 yards for the contest. The Falcons ran for 420 yards on 66 carries as a team.
Buffalo scores 16.3 points per game on offense this season, which ranks 126th in Division 1. In the passing department, they average 17.5 passes on 32.8 attempts for a 53.2 percent completion percentage this season. They throw for a total of 188.4 yards per game through the air as well, which ranks them 100th in college football. The Bulls run for an average of 161.1 yards per game on 35.8 attempts for an average of 4.5 yards per carry. That ranks them 81st in the nation. They also run 68.6 plays per contest and average 5.1 yards per play for an average of 349.5 yards per game, ranking their offense 113th overall this season. The Bulls average 18.2 first downs per game which ranks them 115th in the country. They accumulate 45.5 penalty yards per game via 5.5 penalties, which ranks 101st in the nation.
Buffalo allows 186.5 passing yards per game, ranking 14th in D-1, and they allow 32.8 points per contest on defense, which ranks 100th. They give up 13.8 completions on 24 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 57.6. The Bulls allow 244.8 rushing yards per game on 48.2 carries for an average of 5.1 yards per carry, which ranks their rush defense 120th in the country. Buffalo allows 431.4 total yards per game including 6 yards per play, which ranks their overall defense 84th in terms of yards per game. They force 1.1 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 4.9 penalties for 42.3 yards per game, ranking them 18th among D-1 teams.
Bowling Green averages 24.6 points per game this season on offense, which ranks them 97th in the country. In the passing department, they complete 21 passes per game on 38.9 attempts for a 54 percent completion percentage. They throw for 233.4 yards through the air per game, ranking them 64th in Division 1. The Falcons run for an average of 166 yards per game on 39.5 attempts for an average of 4.2 yards per carry this season, which ranks them 74th on the ground. They also run 78.5 plays per game and average 5.1 yards per play for a total of 399.4 yards per game, ranking them 75th in the country on offense. The Falcons get an average of 22.9 first downs per game, which ranks 42nd in the nation. They average 63.3 penalty yards per game via 6.4 penalties, ranking them 26th in college football.
Bowling Green allows an average of 267.8 passing yards per game, which ranks 110th in Division 1. Their defense overall allows 40.1 points per contest, which has them ranked 124th in the nation. They give up 20.3 completions on 31.3 attempts for a completion percentage of 64.8 per game. The Falcons allow 202.7 rushing yards per contest on 42.6 carries for a 4.8 average per rush, ranking their overall rush defense 93rd in the country. Bowling Green allows 470.5 total yards per game for an average of 6.4 yards per play, which ranks 114th in D-1. They force 1.4 turnovers per contest and 7.9 penalties for 76.6 yards in each contest, ranking 128th in the nation.
Buffalo Betting Trends
Buffalo is 3-8-0 against the over/under this season
Buffalo has an ATS record of 3-8-0 this season
Bowling Green Betting Trends
Bowling Green is 4-7-0 against the over/under this season
Bowling Green has an ATS record of 4-7-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
11/20/16 CB Boise Ross Knee "?" Friday vs. Bowling Green
11/20/16 QB Tyree Jackson Leg "?" Friday vs. Bowling Green
09/29/16 LB Brandon Berry Personal quit the team
08/19/16 RB Matt Domer ACL out for season
Tony's Pick: Take Bowling Green -11
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