Buffalo Bulls vs Bowling Green Falcons Prediction, 11/17/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Buffalo Bulls vs Bowling Green Falcons
Date: Tuesday, November 17, 2020
Location: Doyt L. Perry Stadium
TV: CBS Sports
Odds/Point Spread: Buffalo (-30)
Matt McDonald and the Bowling Green Falcons (0-2) host the Buffalo Bulls (2-0) at Doyt L. Perry Stadium on Tuesday, November 17, 2020. Buffalo opens this contest as 30-point favorites. The total has been set at 61.5.
In their last outing, the Buffalo Bulls took the field against the Miami RedHawks and added a win to their record by a score of 42-10. Kyle Vantrease went 17/27 with 353 yards through the air and tossed 4 touchdowns. He finished this contest without throwing a pick. Kevin Marks Jr. led the team in rushing in this contest. His longest run of the day went for 30 yards but he wasn't able to rush for a TD on this day. He rushed for a total of 109 yards via 16 carries which meant he averaged 6.8 yards per run. Antonio Nunn was the leader in receiving yardage by earning 137 yards on 5 catches. He had an average of 27.4 yards per catch in this contest.
The Bulls have earned 913 yards in total for the season. As a team they're averaging 191.0 yards on the ground ranking this team at 40th in D-1. When it comes to distribution of touchdowns, Buffalo has amassed 5 touchdowns through the air and 5 touchdowns via the ground. When it comes to scoring, the Buffalo Bulls have an average of 45.5 PPG. When talking about passing yards, the Bulls are conceding 360 yards which has them sitting in 20th in the nation. In total, they are allowing 327.5 yards/contest putting them at 36th in the country. The Bulls sit in 32nd in the country in terms of the opposition scoring, allowing 20.0 PPG. They are allowing an average of 3.8 yards per rushing attempt and 147.5 rushing yards per contest on the year. In their 2 games played this year, they have allowed 180.0 yards per contest via the pass in addition to conceding a completion percentage of 45.8%. In total, they have allowed 295 rushing yards through 2 games.
For his career, Vantrease has passed for 2,099 yards with 15 touchdowns and 5 picks. Since his college career started, he has left the pocket to run 38 different times totaling 54 yards. He has a quarterback rating of 132.4 with a TD percentage of 5.3% and an interception percentage of 1.8%. He is averaging 105.0 yds per game. Kyle Vantrease has connected on 159 of his career 283 tosses for a completion percentage of 56.2%.
In their last contest, the Bowling Green Falcons took on the Kent State Golden Flashes and went home in defeat by a score of 62-24. Matt McDonald went 6/20 with 105 yards by way of the pass but wasn't able to get any balls in the endzone via the pass. He finished this contest without throwing a pick. Terion Stewart led the team on the ground for that game. His longest run of the day went for 69 yards and he ran for 2 touchdowns for this contest. He rushed for 162 yards via 14 carries which had him averaging 11.6 yards per run. Noah Massey was the receiving yardage leader with a total of 45 yards on 2 receptions. He earned an average of 22.5 yards per catch for that game.
When discussing their ability to score points, the Falcons rank 122nd in D-1 with 13.5 points per outing. During this campaign so far, the Falcons currently sit at 233 yards through the air as well as an average of 116.5 passing yards per outing, which has them sitting 120th in Division 1. They maintain an average of 199.5 yards per game via the rush and have run for 399 yards for the season. The Bowling Green Falcons average 316.0 yards per contest which has them ranked 116th in D-1. The Falcons are giving up 50.0 PPG, which puts them 139th in the nation. Over the course of the season, they have surrendered 100 total points. Bowling Green has conceded a total of 605 rushing yards (302.5 yards per contest) in addition to 4 touchdowns rushing on the campaign. They have surrendered 9 touchdowns through the air and 293.0 yards/game, which has them sitting 127th in D-1.
During the 4 games in his career, Matt McDonald has completed 21 of 58 tries for 351 yards. He is averaging 87.8 yards per contest through the air with a 91.5 QB rating. McDonald has passed for 2 touchdowns while tossing 2 interceptions in his collegiate career. He has taken off and run for 34 yds on 9 attempts. His touchdown rate when attempting a pass is 3.4% and his interception rate is 3.4%.
Who will win tonight's Bulls/Falcons college football game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Bulls -30
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