Arkansas State Red Wolves vs Tulsa Golden Hurricane Prediction, 9/25/2021 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Arkansas State Red Wolves vs Tulsa Golden Hurricane
Date: Saturday, September 25, 2021
Location: Chapman Stadium in Tulsa, OK
Odds/Point Spread: Golden Hurricane (-13.5)
The Arkansas State Red Wolves (1-2) are headed to Chapman Stadium on Saturday where they will try to beat the Tulsa Golden Hurricane (0-3). Tulsa opens this contest as 13.5-point favorites. The total is set at 62.5.
The Arkansas State Red Wolves step onto the field holding a record of 1-2 for this year. The last time they took the field, the Red Wolves went up against the Washington Huskies and ended up losing by a score of 52-3. Johnnie Lang was the leader on the ground for the Red Wolves with 6 totes for 18 yards (3.0 yards per attempt). James Blackman went 16/38 with 176 yds passing. He had a QB rate of 81.0 and ended the game without throwing a pick. In the running game, the Red Wolves conceded 200 yds on 39 attempts, which averages out to 5.1 yds per run allowed. Arkansas State surrendered 25 completions on 44 attempts for a total of 398 yds, and a completion percentage of 56.8%. For the game, they tallied 72 plays for 268 yds. The Arkansas State Red Wolves ran the ball 23 times and accumulated 48 yds, which earned them an average of 2.1 yds per attempt.
When talking about putting the ball in the endzone, the Arkansas State Red Wolves are averaging 31.0 PPG. As a team they have an average of 114.0 yards via the ground game which is 112th in Division 1. The Red Wolves have racked up 1,463 total yards this season. When it comes to getting the ball in the endzone, Arkansas State has compiled 9 touchdowns via the pass and 2 touchdowns via the ground. Arkansas State has accounted for 75 first downs as a unit, and they have been hurt by 20 infractions for 168 yards. They have given the ball to the opposition 4 times.
Concerning passing yards, the Red Wolves have conceded 1,111 yds which puts them in 139th in college football. They have given up 370.3 yards per game through the air as well as giving up a completion percentage of 58.7%. In total, they have surrendered 538.7 yards/outing which ranks them 142nd in the country. They are allowing teams to run for an average of 5.3 yards per attempt on the ground and 168.3 rushing yards per contest so far this season. During the season, they have conceded 505 rushing yards through 3 contests. The Red Wolves sit in 138th in the country in terms of the opposition scoring, conceding 42.7 points per game.
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The Golden Hurricane step onto the field holding a record of 0-3 for this year. In their last game, the Golden Hurricane took a defeat with a final score of 41-20 when they faced the Ohio State Buckeyes. Davis Brin (2 touchdowns) ended the contest with 428 yards on 31/54 through the air while his QB rate was 128.8. He threw 2 interceptions and his average yards per attempt was 7.9. Shamari Brooks ran the football 10 times for 31 yds, finishing the game with 3.1 yards per attempt for Tulsa. The Golden Hurricane finished the contest with a total of 501 yds while running 82 plays (6.1 yards per play). Tulsa rushed the ball for 2.6 yards per tote, finishing the contest with 73 yds on 28 attempts. Tulsa conceded 41 rush attempts for 323 yards (7.9 yds per carry). The Golden Hurricane passing defense conceded a completion rate of 60.0%, relinquishing 185 yards on 15 for 25 through the air.
The Tulsa Golden Hurricane are averaging 432.0 yards/contest, which has them ranked 47th in D-1. The Tulsa offense has racked up 283 yards of penalties on 29 infractions, which ranks them 9th in the nation in terms of helping out the other team. For the year thus far, the Golden Hurricane currently have a total of 853 yards via the pass as well as holding an average of 284.3 passing yards per game, which ranks 30th in Division 1. In relation to this team's ability to score points, the Golden Hurricane currently rank 113th in the country with an average of 20.0 PPG.
The Golden Hurricane are giving up 29.3 points per contest, which has them ranked 112th in the country. Tulsa has given up a total of 551 yards on the ground (183.7 yards per game) and 4 touchdowns via the rush on the season. Overall, they have given up 88 points. They have surrendered 4 touchdowns from the passing game and 223.0 yards/game, which has them ranked 88th in the nation. The Golden Hurricane defense has been on the field for 217 plays, which has them ranked 114th in D-1.
Who will win tonight's Red Wolves/Golden Hurricane college football game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the Golden Hurricane -13.5
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