Navy Midshipmen vs USF Bulls Prediction, 11/21/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Navy Midshipmen vs USF Bulls
Date: Saturday, November 21, 2020
Location: Raymond James Stadium
Odds/Point Spread: Navy (-4)
Dalen Morris and the Navy Midshipmen (3-4) are headed to Raymond James Stadium on Saturday where they'll meet the USF Bulls (1-7). The odds on this game have Navy as 4-point favorites. The over/under opens at 55.5.
In their last game, the Navy Midshipmen played the SMU Mustangs and left there with a loss by a score of 51-37. Tyger Goslin went 6/10 with 123 yards through the air and added 2 TD's. He ended the game without an interception. CJ Williams led the team on the ground for that contest. He broke a long run for 26 yards but he wasn't able to run one in for a touchdown. He rushed for 63 yards via 5 carries which meant he was running for 12.6 yards per carry. Jamale Carothers led the team in receiving yardage by earning 91 yards on 2 receptions. He averaged 45.5 yards per catch for that contest.
When it comes to scoring, the Navy Midshipmen are averaging 21.9 points per contest. As a team they're averaging 187.1 yards on the ground ranking this team at 46th in the nation. The Midshipmen have earned 2,160 total yards over the course of this season. In terms of notching touchdowns, Navy has compiled 6 passing touchdowns and 14 rushing touchdowns. The Midshipmen are ranked 122nd in Division 1 concerning the opposition scoring, allowing 37.0 points per game. Opposing teams are running for an average of 5.9 yards per attempt on the ground and 244.3 rushing yards per contest for the season. Over the course of this season, they have given up 1,710 rushing yards through 7 games. In terms of passing yardage, the Midshipmen are conceding 1,407 yds which puts them in 82nd in the nation. In their 7 games played this year, they have allowed 201.0 yards per outing through the air in addition to allowing a completion percentage of 64.6%. Over the course of this season, they are conceding 445.3 yards per outing which puts them 104th in D-1.
Dalen Morris has connected on 31 of his career 58 passes for a completion percentage of 53.4%. He is passing for 55.5 yards per game. For his collegiate career, Morris has passed for a total of 555 yds with 3 TD's and 2 interceptions. His quarterback rating is 144.0 with a TD percentage of 5.2% and an interception rate of 3.4%. Since his college career started, he has attempted running the football 70 different times for a total of 76 yds.
In their last game, the USF Bulls played the Houston Cougars and left there with a loss by a score of 56-21. Jordan McCloud went 14/29 with 180 yards via the pass and added 1 touchdown. He finished this contest without throwing a pick. Brian Battie paced the team in rushing for the game. His longest run of the day went for 31 yards but wasn't able to convert a rushing touchdown. He racked up a total of 86 yards on 13 carries which meant he averaged 6.6 yards per carry. Bryce Miller was the leader in receiving yardage by racking up 53 yards on 5 catches. He averaged 10.6 yards per catch for the game.
For the year to this point, the Bulls have thrown for a total of 1,545 passing yards in addition to holding an average of 193.1 throwing yards per contest, giving them a rank of 94th in D-1. The USF Bulls average 330.3 yards/outing which has them ranked 105th in the country. They are averaging 137.1 yards per game via the rush and have rushed for 1,097 yards overall. When looking at their ability to score points, the Bulls are ranked 109th in D-1 maintaining an average of 20.3 PPG. The Bulls are conceding 37.6 points per contest, which has them 124th in Division 1. Over the course of the season, they have allowed 301 points in total. USF has yielded a total of 1,670 yards on the ground (208.8 yards/game) in addition to 16 touchdowns via the rush for the season. They have yielded 17 touchdowns through the air as well as 215.6 yards per game, which has them ranked 58th in D-1.
McCloud has thrown 17 TD's compared to 10 interceptions in his collegiate career. His TD percentage when attempting a pass is 4.6% and his interception percentage is 2.7%. He has scampered for 350 yards on 154 attempts. He averages 124.5 yards per contest through the air with a 120.1 QB rating. During the 19 games in his college career, Jordan McCloud has completed 212 of 372 attempts for a total of 2,366 yds.
Who will win tonight's Midshipmen/Bulls college football game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Midshipmen -4
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