Texas Longhorns vs. West Virginia Mountaineers - 11/14/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas Longhorns (4-5) at West Virginia Mountaineers (4-4)
College Football: Saturday, November 14, 2015 at 12:00 pm (Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium)
The Line: West Virginia Mountaineers -7 -- Over/Under: 58 See the Latest Odds
The Texas Longhorns make the trip Milan Puskar Stadium to challenge the West Virginia Mountaineers.
The Texas Longhorns are trying to save their season with wins in three of four following a 59-20 rout of visiting Kansas that was close until a 35-7 second half run by Texas. Texas amassed nearly 600 yards while the Jayhawks totaled 526 yards and turned the ball over four times. Jerrod Heard threw for 201 yards and a touchdown on 13-23 with top target John Burt grabbing four balls for 113 yards and a score.The Horns moved well on the ground behind D’Onta Foreman with his 12 carry, 157 yard and two touchdown effort while Tyrone Swoopes threw for 98 yards and a TD and ran for 59 yards and another four scores.
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The West Virginia Mountaineers began the season smoking hot but snapped a four game slide with a 31-26 victory versus visiting Texas Tech in week ten. The Mountaineers posted 449 yards but gave the ball away with the defense saving the day with 379 yards allowed. Quarterback Skyler Howard struggled to 149 yards and a pair of interceptions on 12-23 with the Mountaineers getting five receptions and 80 yards from Ka’Raun White. West Virginia was dominating on the ground with Wendell Smallwood rambling for 163 yards on 22 carries and a trip to the endzone while Rushel Shell totaled 111 on 14 totes and a pair of touchdowns.
The under is 6-0 in Longhorns last 6 road games and the Longhorns are 1-8 ATS in their last 9 games after scoring more than 40 points in their previous game while going 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games in November. The Mountaineers are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games following a ATS loss and the under is 4-0 in Mountaineers last 4 vs. a team with a losing record while the Mountaineers are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Mountaineers seem to have advantages in every area so I’ll lay the shalk…