Texas State Bobcats vs Georgia Southern Eagles Prediction, 11/14/2020 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Texas State Bobcats vs Georgia Southern Eagles
Date: Saturday, November 14, 2020
Location: Allen E. Paulson Stadium
Odds/Point Spread: Texas State (+10)
Shai Werts and the Georgia Southern Eagles (5-2) host the Texas State Bobcats (1-8) at Allen E. Paulson Stadium on Saturday, November 14, 2020. Texas State opens this matchup as 10-point dogs. The over/under opens at 52.
The last time they played, the Texas State Bobcats faced the Appalachian State Mountaineers and left there with a loss by a score of 38-17. Jahmyl Jeter paced the team on the ground in this outing. He tore off a long run of 33 yards but he wasn't able to rush for a TD on this day. He ran for a total of 135 yards by way of 11 carries which meant he was running for 12.3 yards per run. Javen Banks led the team in receiving yardage by earning 89 yards on 4 receptions. He had an average of 22.3 yards per reception in this outing. Tyler Vitt went 21/38 with 205 yards by way of the pass and completed 2 TD's. He tossed 2 interceptions on the day.
The Bobcats have earned 3,322 total yards this season. As a unit they average 152.8 yards on the ground which has them sitting 74th in D-1. In terms of getting in the endzone, Texas State has amassed 17 touchdowns through the air and 12 touchdowns on the ground. When talking about scoring, the Texas State Bobcats have an average of 25.9 points per outing. The Bobcats rank 106th in the nation regarding the opposition scoring, giving up 36.0 points per contest. They are giving up 4.8 yards per rush and 192.9 rushing yards per game for the campaign. Over the course of this year, they have conceded 1,736 yards via the ground game in 9 games. When talking about yards through the air, the Bobcats have conceded 2,566 yards which has them sitting in 136th in college football. In their 9 games played, they have yielded 285.1 yards per game through the air and allowed a completion percentage of 69.4%. For the season, they are granting 478.0 yards per game putting them 122nd in the nation.
For his career, Vitt has passed for 3,568 yds with 26 touchdowns and 28 interceptions. Since his collegiate career started, he has attempted a run 172 different times for a total of 483 yds. He has a QB rating of 124.7 with a touchdown rate of 5.0% and an interception rate of 5.3%. He is throwing for 148.7 yds per outing. Tyler Vitt has completed 325 of his attempted career 525 passes for a completion percentage of 61.9%.
In their last contest, the Georgia Southern Eagles faced the Troy Trojans and left there with a win by a score of 20-13. Shai Werts went 12/13 with 85 yards via the pass but wasn't able to get any balls in the endzone via the pass. He threw 1 pick for the game. Gerald Green led the team in rushing for that game. He broke a long run for 69 yards and he ran for 1 touchdown for this outing. He rushed for a total of 109 yards via 10 carries which meant he averaged 10.9 yards per tote. NaJee Thompson was the leader in receiving yardage with a tally of 36 yards on 2 catches. He earned an average of 18.0 yards per reception for that game.
When discussing putting points on the board, the Eagles are ranking 89th in D-1 with 25.6 points per game. During this campaign so far, the Eagles have compiled 753 passing yards as well as holding an average of 107.6 passing yards per game, which is ranked 119th in college football. They have an average of 259.9 run yards per game and have toted the ball for 1,819 yards in total. The Georgia Southern Eagles are averaging 367.4 yards/game ranking them 92nd in the country. The Eagles are conceding 19.1 PPG, ranking them 32nd in D-1. Overall, they have surrendered 134 total points. Georgia Southern has given up a total of 711 rushing yards (101.6 yards per outing) in addition to 6 touchdowns on the ground on the year. They have surrendered 10 touchdowns through the air as well as 227.7 yards per game, ranking them 66th in the nation.
During the 42 contests in his career, Shai Werts has connected on 277 of 491 attempts for a total of 3,454 yards. He averages 82.2 yards per game through the air with a 131.9 QB rating. Werts has thrown 31 touchdowns while tossing 11 interceptions in his collegiate career. He has scampered for 2,837 yards on 650 attempts. His TD rate on pass attempts is 6.3% and his interception rate is 2.2%.
Who will win tonight's Bobcats/Eagles college football game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Bobcats +10
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