Rice at Louisiana Tech College Football Parlay 11/10/2018
Saturday, November 10, 2018
Joe Aillet Stadium
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Joe Aillet Stadium is the venue for the game between the Rice Owls and the Louisiana Tech Bulldogs on Saturday, November 10, 2018. The opening line for this matchup has Louisiana Tech as 26.5 point favorites. The Bulldogs are 5-4-0 against the spread and their over/under mark is 4-5-0. The Owls are 4-6-0 ATS and their over/under record is 6-3-1.
Valuable Rice Owls Betting Trends
The Rice Owls are 6-3-1 against the over/under
The Rice Owls are 4-6-0 against the spread
Important Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Betting Trends
The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are 4-5-0 against the over/under
The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs are 5-4-0 against the spread
Key Rice Owls Injuries
10/24/18 QB Evan Marshman Undisclosed is out indefinitely
10/19/18 QB Shawn Stankavage Foot is out for season
Key Louisiana Tech Bulldogs Injuries
08/22/18 QB Elijah Walker Transferred has left team
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Rice Owls have run for 1,395 yards as a unit, which ranks 81st in the nation. They've run 373 times, averaging 3.7 yards per rush as a unit. The Owls have been penalized on offense 51 times for 456 yards so far this year, which has them 85th in the country in penalties. They are 114th in Division 1 in points scored with 196. They have run 677 plays this year for 3,244 yards, which ranks them 88th in the nation in total offense. The Owls average 4.8 yards per play, which is 122nd in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 166 1st downs this season, ranking them 108th overall as an offensive unit. Wiley Green has completed 39 throws while attempting 75 passes for a completion percentage of 52%. He has passed for 525 yards this year. He averages 5.4 adjusted yards per throw and 7 yards per pass attempt. His quarterback rating this season is 113.3.
The Owls rush defense has given up 355 attempts for 1,786 yards this season, putting them in 99th place in the country against the run. They have had 42 penalties for 351 yards on defense this year. That places them 9th in Division 1. Rice is 123rd in college football in points surrendered on defense with 385. They have given up a total of 4,429 yards on D, which is 119th in the nation. The Owls are 125th in yards per play allowed with 7.1. Opponent offenses have completed 169 throws on 270 attempts against the Rice Owls defense this season, ranking them 72nd and 51st in the country. The Rice pass defense has also surrendered a total of 2,643 yards in the air, which is 124th overall in total pass defense.
Special Teams Stats
The Rice Owls have tried 18 field goals this year and made 12, which is 31st in college football. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 67%. Rice Owls kickers have made 100% of their extra points, going 18 for 18 this season. Their punters have accumulated 2,758 yards on 61 punts, averaging 45 yards per punt. That ranks them 13th in the NCAA in punting average. Rice is 127th in the country in punt returns with 6. They've totaled 17 punt return yards and average 2.8 yards per return, which is 127th in D-1. They have returned 30 kicks for 796 yards on special teams, which puts them 7th in kick return yardage. The Owls average 27 yards per kick return and they are 77th in the nation in all-purpose yards with 4,057.
Useful Offensive Statistics
The Bulldogs are 95th in Division 1 in points scored with 227. They have run 636 plays this season for 3,364 yards, which ranks them 66th in the nation in total offense. The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs average 5.3 yards per play, which is 94th in college football. As a team they have accumulated a total of 185 1st downs this year, placing them 73rd overall as an offensive unit. On the ground Louisiana Tech has run for 1,281 yards as a team, which ranks 101st in the country. They've run 321 times, averaging 4 yards per carry as a rushing unit. The Bulldogs have been penalized on offense 38 times for 338 yards so far this season, which has them 123rd in the nation in penalties. J'Mar Smith has thrown for 2,036 yards this season. He has completed 172 passes on 308 attempts for a completion percentage of 55.8%. His quarterback rating this year is 120.3. He averages 6.6 yards per pass attempt and 6.5 adjusted yards per throw.
Louisiana Tech is 52nd in the nation in points allowed on defense with 221. They have surrendered a total of 3,317 yards on D, which is 50th in Division 1. The Bulldogs are ranked 50th in yards per play allowed with 5.4. Opposing offenses have completed 147 passes on 266 attempts against the Louisiana Tech defense this season, placing them 28th and 48th in the country. The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs pass defense has also given up a total of 1,779 yards through the air, which is 39th overall in total pass defense. Their rushing defense has allowed 346 attempts for 1,538 yards this year, putting them in 78th place in D-1 against the run. The Bulldogs have committed 50 penalties for 509 yards on the defensive side of the ball this season. That ranks them 67th in the nation.
Special Teams Stats
Louisiana Tech is ranked 125th in the nation in punt returns with 6. They've accumulated 50 punt return yards and average 8.3 yards per return, which is 75th in college football. They have returned 20 kicks for 377 yards on special teams, ranking 78th in kick return yardage. The Louisiana Tech Bulldogs average 19 yards per kick return and they are 103rd in the country in all-purpose yards with 3,792. The Bulldogs have attempted 14 field goals this season and made 10, which is 58th in D-1. Their kickers have a field goal percentage of 71%. Louisiana Tech kickers have made 96% of their extra points, going 27 for 28 this year. Their punters have totaled 2,051 yards on 50 punts, averaging 41 yards per punt. That places them 77th in Division 1 in punting average.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Owls +26.5 and under 52 total points
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