Texas Longhorns vs Kansas Jayhawks Prediction, 11/21/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Texas Longhorns vs Kansas Jayhawks
Date: Saturday, November 21, 2020
Location: Kansas Memorial Stadium
Odds/Point Spread: Texas (-28.5)
Jalon Daniels and the Kansas Jayhawks (0-7) play the Texas Longhorns (5-2) at Kansas Memorial Stadium on Saturday, November 21, 2020. Texas opens this game as 28.5-point favorites. The over/under opens at 62.5.
In their last contest, the Texas Longhorns went up against the West Virginia Mountaineers and left there with a win by a score of 17-13. Bijan Robinson led the team on the ground in this game. He tore off a long run of 54 yards but he wasn't able to run one in for a touchdown. He rushed for a total of 113 yards by way of 12 carries which had him averaging 9.4 yards per run. Jake Smith was the leader in receiving yardage by earning 59 yards on 3 receptions. He notched an average of 19.7 yards per reception in this game. Sam Ehlinger went 15/31 with 184 yards by way of the pass and threw 2 TD's. He finished the game without throwing an interception.
The Longhorns have racked up 3,060 total yards this season. As a team they average 167.3 yards on the ground ranking this team at 65th in Division 1. When it comes to scoring touchdowns, Texas has amassed 24 touchdowns via the pass and 10 rushing touchdowns. In terms of putting the ball in the endzone, the Texas Longhorns are averaging 40.4 points per game. Concerning passing yards, the Longhorns have allowed 1,976 yards which ranks them 123rd in Division 1. For the season, they have allowed 400.9 yards/contest which ranks them 73rd in college football. The Longhorns are ranked 78th in D-1 regarding their opponents scoring, conceding 29.7 points per game. The opposition is running for 3.2 yards per rush and 118.6 yards on the ground per game so far this season. During their 7 games, they have allowed 282.3 yards per game via the pass and giving up a completion percentage of 64.4%. Overall, they have conceded 830 yards via the ground game in 7 games.
Sam Ehlinger has connected on 876 of his career 1,404 tosses for a completion percentage of 62.4%. He is throwing for 248.9 yards per contest. For his career, Ehlinger has thrown for 10,704 yards with 90 touchdowns and 27 picks. His quarterback rating is 143.7 with a touchdown rate of 6.4% and an interception percentage of 1.9%. Since his collegiate career started, he has attempted a run 531 times totaling 1,849 rushing yds.
The last time they took the field, the Kansas Jayhawks faced the Oklahoma Sooners and were on the losing end of this game by a score of 62-9. Daniel Hishaw Jr. led the team on the ground in this outing. He had a long run of 47 yards but he wasn't able to rush for a TD on this day. He scurried for 73 yards by way of 10 carries which gave him an average of 7.3 yards per carry. Luke Grimm was the receiving yardage leader with a total of 61 yards on 4 catches. He notched an average of 15.3 yards per reception in this outing. Jalon Daniels went 11/31 with 115 yards by way of passing but wasn't able to get any balls in the endzone via the pass. He threw 2 interceptions for the contest.
Regarding their scoring prowess, the Jayhawks rank 120th in Division 1 by tallying 15.1 points per outing. For the season thus far, the Jayhawks have earned 1,060 passing yards in addition to holding an average of 151.4 passing yards per game, which ranks 111th in D-1. They average 113.0 rushing yards per game and have toted the ball for 791 yards for this season. The Kansas Jayhawks have an average of 264.4 yards per outing which has them ranked 122nd in the country. The Jayhawks are giving up 48.4 PPG, which has them 138th in Division 1. Overall, they have allowed 339 pts. Kansas has surrendered a total of 1,496 rushing yards (213.7 yards/game) as well as 21 touchdowns via the rush so far this season. They have surrendered 17 touchdowns via the pass as well as 254.9 yards per outing, which has them in 100th in the country.
Who will win tonight's Longhorns/Jayhawks NCAA football game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Jayhawks +28.5
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