Charlotte 49ers vs Georgia State Panthers Prediction, 9/18/2021 College Football Pick, Tips and Odds
Game: Charlotte 49ers vs Georgia State Panthers
Date: Saturday, September 18, 2021
Location: Center Parc Stadium in Atlanta, GA
Odds/Point Spread: Panthers (-1)
The Charlotte 49ers (2-0) are on their way to Center Parc Stadium on Saturday where they will try to defeat the Georgia State Panthers (0-2). Georgia State opens as 1-point favorites from Vegas oddsmakers. The over/under has been set at 61.5.
The Charlotte 49ers come into this game with a record of 2-0 for this season. In their last matchup, the 49ers took on the Gardner-Webb Runnin' Bulldogs and went home with a win by a final score of 38-10. Chavon McEachern led the offense in rushing for the 49ers with 12 attempts for 74 yards (6.2 yds per carry). Chris Reynolds connected on 10/17 with 103 yds through the air and 1 touchdown. He had a QB rate of 105.6 and finished the contest with 2 picks. When it came to the battle of the line of scrimmage, the 49ers gave up 164 yds on 40 tries, which averages out to 4.1 yards per rush allowed. Charlotte surrendered 6 completions on 22 attempts for a total of 50 yds, and a completion rate of 27.3%. At the end of the game, they had 71 plays which gave them a total of 474 yards. The Charlotte 49ers ended up running the ball 46 times and accumulated 306 yds, which is an average of 6.7 yards per carry.
The 49ers have racked up 952 total yards for the year. In terms of scoring, Charlotte has totaled 4 passing touchdowns and 5 rushing touchdowns. Charlotte has amassed 44 first downs as a unit, and they have committed 14 penalties for 105 yds. As a team they average 230.0 yards via the ground game giving them a rank of 22nd in the country. When it comes to putting the ball in the endzone, the Charlotte 49ers are averaging 34.5 PPG.
Concerning yards through the air, the 49ers have given up 278 yds which has them ranked 50th in the nation. They have surrendered 139.0 yards per contest via the pass and allowed a completion percentage of 51.0%. Over the course of this year, they are conceding 397.0 yards/outing which ranks them 111th in college football. The opposition is running for 6.1 yards per tote and 258.0 rushing yards per contest on the year. Over the course of this season, they have conceded 516 rushing yards through 2 outings. The 49ers are ranked 63rd in Division 1 regarding the opposition scoring, conceding 19.0 points per contest.
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The Panthers head into this matchup 0-2 for this season. For their last game, the Panthers took a loss by a final score of 59-17 when they played the North Carolina Tar Heels. Cornelious Brown finished the game with 68 yds on 12/26 passing while his QB rate was 60.4. He tossed 1 pick and his average yards per pass attempt was 2.6. Destin Coates carried the football 11 times for 10 yards, finishing the contest with 0.9 yds per carry for Georgia State. The Panthers finished with a total of 271 yards while they ran 75 plays (3.6 yds per play). Georgia State ran the football for 4.0 yards per carry, finishing with a total of 181 yards on 45 carries. Georgia State gave up 40 attempts on the ground for 201 yds (5.0 yards per rush). The Panthers pass defense allowed a completion rate of 74.2%, relinquishing 406 yds on 23 out of 31 through the air.
In terms of how much they score, the Panthers are ranking 121st in Division 1 scoring 13.5 points per outing. During the season to this point, the Panthers have compiled 219 passing yards along with holding an average of 109.5 throwing yards per contest, which has them sitting 118th in the country. The Georgia State Panthers are averaging 224.0 yards/contest, which is good for 114th in the nation. The Georgia State offense has racked up 94 yards of penalties on 10 infractions, which ranks them 83rd in Division 1 in terms of giving up free yards.
The Panthers are surrendering 51.0 PPG, ranking them 141st in the nation. Georgia State has conceded a total of 459 yards on the ground (229.5 yards/game) and 8 touchdowns rushing for the season. Over the course of the season, they have relinquished 102 points in total. They have conceded 6 touchdowns through the air as well as 252.0 yards/contest, ranking them 120th in college football. The Panthers defense has taken the field for 142 plays, which is 113th in D-1.
Who will win tonight's 49ers/Panthers college football game against the spread?
Tony's Pick: Take the 49ers +1
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