Hawaii Warriors vs Fresno State Bulldogs Prediction, 11/5/2022 College Football Picks, Best Bets & Odds
Game: Hawaii Warriors vs Fresno State Bulldogs
Date: Saturday, November 5, 2022
Location: Bulldog Stadium in Fresno, CA
Odds/Point Spread: Bulldogs (-23)
The Hawaii Warriors (2-7) are hitting the road to Bulldog Stadium on Saturday where they will compete against the Fresno State Bulldogs (4-4). Hawaii is 23-point underdogs from Vegas oddsmakers. The total has been set at 57.
The Hawaii Warriors step onto the field holding a record of 2-7 this year. The last time they took the field, the Warriors played the Wyoming Cowboys and ended up losing by a score of 27-20. Tylan Hines was the best rusher for the Warriors with 11 carries for 103 yds (9.4 yards per carry). Brayden Schager went 23/45 with 205 yds through the air and 2 touchdowns. He had a QB rating of 104 and walked away from the game without throwing an interception. Against the run, the Warriors conceded 365 yards on 44 tries, which is 8.3 yds per run allowed. Hawaii relinquished 7 completions on 15 attempts for 76 yds, and a completion percentage of 46.7%. In all, they tallied 75 plays for 350 yds. The Hawaii Warriors ran the football 29 times and accumulated 145 yards, which came out to an average of 5.0 yards per attempt.
The Warriors have tallied 2,911 total yards for the year. When it comes to getting the ball in the endzone, Hawaii has compiled 6 touchdowns through the air and 12 rushing touchdowns. They have given the ball to the opposition 13 times. Hawaii has accounted for 160 1st downs as an offense, and they have committed 51 infractions for 429 yards. As a unit they are averaging 131.2 yards via the ground game which is 92nd in the nation. In terms of getting in the endzone, the Hawaii Warriors have an average of 18.3 points per contest.
The Warriors are ranked 118th in the nation when it comes to the opposition scoring, allowing 33.7 points per game. They are allowing 6.1 yards per rushing attempt and 228.2 yards on the ground per game so far this season. For the year, they have allowed 2,054 running yards through 9 games. When talking about yards through the air, the Warriors are allowing 1,862 yards which has them sitting in 64th in college football. They have allowed 206.9 yards per game via the pass in addition to giving up a completion percentage of 61.4%. During this campaign, they have yielded 435.1 yards/game which ranks them 112th in Division 1. They have relinquished 11 touchdowns via the pass in addition to 24 touchdowns on the ground.
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The Bulldogs come into this game with a record of 4-4 this season. For their last game, the Bulldogs got the victory with a final of 32-28 against the San Diego State Aztecs. Jake Haener (3 TDs) walked away from the contest with 394 yards on 34/45 passing while his QB rate was 162.2. He had 2 picks and his average yards per pass attempt was 8.8. Jordan Mims ran the ball 13 times for 32 yards, ending the contest with 2.5 yds per attempt for Fresno State. The Bulldogs finished the game with 391 yards on 71 plays (5.5 yards per play). Fresno State ran for -0.1 yards per carry, finishing the contest with -3 yds on 26 attempts. Fresno State surrendered 38 rush attempts for 158 yds (4.2 yards per carry). The Bulldogs pass defense conceded a completion rate of 76.0%, relinquishing 291 yds on 19 out of 25 through the air.
In relation to the points being put on the board, the Bulldogs sit 86th in the nation holding an average of 26.0 points per contest. For the year thus far, the Bulldogs have thrown for a total of 2,140 yards via the pass not to mention holding an average of 267.5 passing yards per contest, which has them sitting 40th in the nation. The Fresno State Bulldogs average 389.9 yards per game, which has them sitting 73rd in Division 1. The Fresno State offense has totaled 339 yards of penalties on 37 violations, which ranks them 118th in the nation in terms of making mistakes.
Fresno State has allowed a total of 1,293 yards via the ground game (161.6 yards per outing) in addition to 13 touchdowns via the rush this season. They have surrendered 10 touchdowns via the pass in addition to 201.9 yards/contest, which puts them in 33rd in D-1. The Bulldogs defense has been on the field for 524 plays, which ranks 36th in Division 1. The Bulldogs are allowing 24.1 PPG, which has them sitting 54th in D-1. This season, they have given up 193 total points.
Who will win tonight's Warriors/Bulldogs college football game against the spread?
Guy's Pick: Take the Warriors +23
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