Indiana at FIU College Football Parlay 9/1/2018
Saturday, September 1, 2018
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The Indiana Hoosiers head to FIU Stadium to play the FIU Golden Panthers on Saturday, September 1, 2018. The opening line for this matchup has Indiana as 11 point favorites. The Hoosiers were 3-8-1 against the spread last season and their over/under record was 6-6-0. The Golden Panthers were 6-7-0 against the spread and their over/under mark was 7-5-1.
Valuable Indiana Hoosiers Betting Trends
The Indiana Hoosiers were 6-6-0 against the over/under last season
The Indiana Hoosiers were 3-8-1 against the spread last year
Important FIU Golden Panthers Betting Trends
The FIU Golden Panthers were 7-5-1 against the over/under last season
The FIU Golden Panthers were 6-7-0 against the spread last year
Key Indiana Hoosiers Injuries
08/24/18 LB Mo Burnam Suspension 1 game suspension (eligible to return 9/8 vs Virginia)
08/24/18 RB Morgan Ellison Suspension is out indefinitely
08/24/18 QB Peyton Ramsey None has been named the starter Saturday vs Florida Intl
07/25/18 LB T.D. Roof Eligibility is probable Saturday vs Florida Intl
Key FIU Golden Panthers Injuries
No key injuries to report
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Indiana Hoosiers were 87th in the country in points scored with 322 last season. They ran 952 plays last year for 4,750 yards, which ranked them 50th in Division 1 in total offense. The Hoosiers averaged 5 yards per play, which was 113th in the nation. As a team they accumulated a total of 252 1st downs last season, ranking them 75th overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Indiana ran for 1,561 yards, which ranked 109th in college football. They ran 449 times, averaging 3.5 yards per rush as a unit. The Hoosiers were penalized on offense 71 times for 707 yards last year, which had them 79th in the country in penalties. Peyton Ramsey passed for 1,252 yards last year. He completed 134 throws while attempting 205 passes for a completion percentage of 65.4%. His quarterback rating last season was 127.9. He averaged 6 adjusted yards per throw and 6.1 yards per pass attempt.
Indiana was 45th in the country in points surrendered on defense with 304 last year. They gave up a total of 4,081 yards on D, which was 11th in D-1. The Hoosiers were 18th in yards per play allowed with 4.9. Opponent offenses completed 181 throws on 332 attempts against the Indiana Hoosiers defense last season, ranking them 11th and 16th in the nation. The Indiana pass defense also surrendered a total of 2,156 yards in the air, which was 8th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense gave up 497 attempts for 1,925 yards last season, putting them in 51st place in the country against the run. The Hoosiers had 91 penalties for 786 yards on defense last year. That placed them 104th in college football.
Special Teams Stats
Indiana was 12th in the country in punt returns with 29 last season. They totaled 368 punt return yards and averaged 12.7 yards per return, which was 12th in D-1. They returned 34 kicks for 623 yards on special teams, which put them 98th in kick return yardage. The Hoosiers averaged 19 yards per kick return and they were 83rd in the nation in all-purpose yards with 5,741. The Indiana Hoosiers tried 17 field goals last year and made 16, which was 52nd in college football. Their kickers had a field goal percentage of 94%. Indiana Hoosiers kickers made 97% of their extra points, going 38 for 40 last season. Their punters accumulated 3,460 yards on 85 punts, averaging 41 yards per punt. That ranked them 80th in the NCAA in punting average.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Golden Panthers ran for 2,070 yards as a team last year, which ranked 64th in college football. They ran 494 times, averaging 4.2 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The FIU Golden Panthers were penalized on offense 85 times for 844 yards last season, which had them 33rd in the country in penalties. They were 78th in the nation in points scored with 333. They ran 891 plays last season for 5,100 yards, which ranked them 60th in Division 1 in total offense. FIU averaged 5.7 yards per play, which was 56th in college football. As a team they accumulated a total of 269 1st downs last year, placing them 57th overall as an offensive unit. James Morgan averaged 5.9 yards per pass attempt and 5.3 adjusted yards per throw last season. He completed 96 passes on 212 attempts for a completion percentage of 45.3%. His quarterback rating last year was 102.6. He threw for 1,260 yards.
The FIU Golden Panthers rush defense allowed 478 attempts for 2,236 yards last year, putting them in 77th place in D-1 against the run. FIU committed 70 penalties for 601 yards on the defensive side of the ball last season. That ranked them 39th in college football. They were 81st in the nation in points allowed on defense with 371. They surrendered a total of 5,403 yards on D, which was 96th in the country. The Golden Panthers were ranked 89th in yards per play allowed with 6. Opposing offenses completed 273 passes on 419 attempts against the FIU defense last season, placing them 113th and 82nd in Division 1. The FIU Golden Panthers pass defense also gave up a total of 3,167 yards through the air, which was 97th overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The FIU Golden Panthers attempted 18 field goals last season and made 16, which was 59th in D-1. Their kickers had a field goal percentage of 83%. Golden Panthers kickers made 100% of their extra points, going 40 for 40 last year. Their punters totaled 2,337 yards on 57 punts, averaging 41 yards per punt. That placed them 72nd in Division 1 in punting average. FIU was ranked 107th in the nation in punt returns with 13 last year. They accumulated 49 punt return yards and averaged 3.8 yards per return, which was 121st in college football. They returned 36 kicks for 716 yards on special teams, ranking 72nd in kick return yardage. The FIU Golden Panthers averaged 19 yards per kick return and they were 70th in the country in all-purpose yards with 5,866.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Golden Panthers +11 and over 52 total points
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