Texas A&M vs. UL-Monroe - 11/1/14 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks (3-4) at Texas A&M Aggies (5-3)
College Football: Saturday, November 1, 2014 at 12:00 pm (Kyle Field)
The Line: Texas A&M Aggies -32 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
TV: SEC Network
The Texas A&M Aggies and the UL-Monroe Warhawks face off on Saturday in College Station for a Week 10 college football matchup.
The Texas A&M Aggies stated the season with five consecutive wins but since then they have lost their last three games. Texas A&M has had a week off to recover and work on things as they look to finish the season strong. The Texas A&M Offense is averaging 38.4 points and 515.8 yards and are led by QB Kenny Hill who has completed 66.7 percent of his passes with 23 touchdowns and eight interceptions. Trey Williams and Tra Carson have split carries almost evenly in the backfield with a combined nine touchdowns while Malcome Kennedy has 37 receptions despite missing two games, Ricky Seals-Jones has 37 catches, and Josh Reynolds has eight receiving touchdowns. The Aggies defense is allowing 27.1 points and 422.6 yards per game while sacking opposing QB’s 23 times. Deshazor Everett has 53 tackles, Howard Mathews has 48 tackles, and Myles Garrett has 7.5 sacks. The Aggies have a ton of young talent up and down the roster.
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The Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks have lost their last three games and four of their last five games as they look to pull the upset in College Station. The ULM offense is averaging just 17.6 points per game and 334.6 yards led by QB Pete Thomas who has completed 58.3 percent of his passes with seven touchdowns and four interceptions. Donald Centarius in UL-Monroe’s leading rusher with 436 yards and four touchdowns and Rashon Ceaser has 41 catches and Kenzee Jackson has 37 receptions. The ULM defense is allowing 27.1 points and 364.7 yards while accumulating 26 sacks. Mitch lane has 2 tackles and three interceptions, Gerrand Johnson has 50 tackles including four sacks, and Hunter Kissinger has 42 tackles. Louisiana Monroe appears to be over matched on paper but that’s why they play the games.
Texas A&M is 5-2 against the spread in their last seven SEC games, 1-5 against the spread in their last six home games, and 7-1 against the spread against a team with a losing record. UL Monroe is 3-7 against the spread against a team with a winning record, 1-4 against the spread following a loss, and 0-6 against the spread in their last six games.
This is a monster spread but I smell a big time blowout and I am laying the big number with Texas A&M.