Hawaii Warriors vs San Jose State Spartans Prediction, 12/5/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Hawaii Warriors vs San Jose State Spartans
Date: Saturday, December 5, 2020
Location: CEFCU Stadium
Odds/Point Spread: Hawaii (+7)
Nick Starkel and the San Jose State Spartans (4-0) host the Hawaii Warriors (3-3) at CEFCU Stadium on Saturday, December 5, 2020. San Jose State opens this matchup as 7-point favorites. The total is set at 55.5.
In their last contest, the Hawaii Warriors went up against the Nevada Wolf Pack and were on the winning end of this game by a score of 24-21. Chevan Cordeiro led the team on the ground for the game. His longest run of the day went for 25 yards and he ran for 1 touchdown in this game. He racked up a total of 62 yards via 15 carries which means he ran for an average of 4.1 yards per run. Calvin Turner was the leader in receiving yardage with a tally of 77 yards on 10 catches. He notched an average of 7.7 yards per reception for the game. Cordeiro went 26/32 with 246 yards by way of passing and added 1 TD. He ended the game with no interceptions.
The Warriors have earned 2,322 yards in total over the course of this season. As a team they're maintaining an average of 144.2 yards in the run game ranking them 81st in the nation. In terms of getting the ball in the endzone, Hawaii has compiled 9 touchdowns via the pass and 9 touchdowns via the ground. Regarding getting in the endzone, the Hawaii Warriors are averaging 24.3 points per outing. When it comes to passing yards, the Warriors have conceded 1,100 yds which has them ranked 49th in the country. Overall, they are granting 406.8 yards/outing putting them 76th in Division 1. The Warriors are sitting in 82nd in the country concerning the opposition scoring, giving up 29.7 PPG. They are giving up 5.2 yards per run and 223.5 rushing yards per contest this year. Over the course of their 6 games played, they have relinquished 183.3 yards per contest via the pass and allowed a completion percentage of 58.5%. Over the course of this season, they have conceded 1,341 rushing yards through 6 outings.
For his collegiate career, Cordeiro has thrown for 2,748 yds with 23 TD's and 9 interceptions. Over the course of his time in college, he has left the pocket to run 148 times for a total of 586 yards. He has a QB rating of 135.3 with a TD percentage of 6.0% and an interception rate of 2.3%. He is throwing for 124.9 yards per outing. Chevan Cordeiro has connected on 231 of his attempted career 384 passes for a completion percentage of 60.2%.
In their last contest, the San Jose State Spartans played the UNLV Runnin' Rebels and earned the win by a score of 34-17. Nick Nash paced the team in rushing in this contest. He had a long run of 28 yards but he wasn't able to rush for a TD on this day. He rushed for 94 yards on 8 carries which means he ran for an average of 11.8 yards per carry. Bailey Gaither led the team in receiving yardage with a total of 94 yards on 6 catches. He notched an average of 15.7 yards per catch in this contest. Nick Starkel went 17/28 with 274 yards through the air and threw 2 TD's. He threw 1 pick for the game.
When looking at this team's ability to score points, the Spartans rank 63rd in Division 1 averaging 29.3 PPG. During this campaign thus far, the Spartans have earned 1,170 passing yards in addition to holding an average of 292.5 passing yards per contest, ranking them 21st in the nation. They maintain an average of 116.5 yards per game via the rush and have toted the ball for 466 yards for the season. The San Jose State Spartans average 409.0 yards/game which is good for 53rd in D-1. The Spartans are surrendering 15.3 points per game, which has them sitting 19th in Division 1. This season, they have given up 61 total points. San Jose State has conceded a total of 526 yards via the ground game (131.5 yards/game) and 4 touchdowns by way of the ground game on the campaign. They have conceded 4 touchdowns from the passing game and 217.8 yards per game, which has them in 55th in D-1.
Starkel has thrown 31 touchdowns while tossing 18 picks in his career. His TD percentage when attempting a pass is 6.0% and his interception rate is 3.5%. He has taken off and run for -70 yds on 23 tries. He is averaging 178.0 yds per game through the air with a 140.2 quarterback rating. During the 23 contests in his career, Nick Starkel has been successful on 309 of his 513 attempts for a total of 4,094 yds.
So what is Tonights Parlay prediction?
Parlays Pundit's Pick: Take the Spartans -7 and over 55.5 total points
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