Georgia State Panthers vs. Arkansas State Red Wolves - 11/3/16 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Arkansas State Red Wolves (3-4) at Georgia State Panthers (2-6)
College Football: Thursday, November 3, 2016 at 7:30 pm (Georgia Dome)
The Line: Georgia State Panthers +3 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Arkansas State Red Wolves will travel to play the Georgia State Panthers in a Sun Belt College Football Game on Thursday night.
The Georgia State Panthers are 2-6 (1-3) this season after losing to South Alabama by a score of 13-10 in their last game. Georgia State led 10-3 going into the fourth quarter, but was unable to hold on for the win. The Georgia State offense is averaging 19.8 points per game with 93.9 rushing yards and 214 passing yards per game. Aaron Winchester is completing 53.3% of his passes for 271 yards, 1 touchdown, and 2 interceptions for Georgia State. Aaron Winchester has rushed for 197 yards and 2 touchdowns, while Darius Stubbs has added 113 yards and 1 score for the Panthers. Robert Davis has caught 40 passes for 579 yards and 3 touchdowns, while Todd Boyd has caught 26 balls for 265 yards, and 1 touchdown for Georgia State. The Panthers defense is giving up 23.8 points per game with 216.8 rushing yards and 177.8 passing yards per game. Alonzo McGee has led the Georgia State defense with 73 tackles, 3 tackles for loss, and 2 sacks, while Michael Shaw has added 48 tackles, 5 tackles for loss, and 1 interception. Rogier ten Lohuis has gone 6-10 on field goals, with a long of 45 yards.
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The Arkansas State Red Wolves are 3-4 (3-0) this season after beating UL-Monroe by a score of 51-10 in their last game. Arkansas State has really turned around their season after starting 0-4 in non-conference play. The Arkansas State offense is averaging 23.1 points per game with 141.1 rushing yards and 240.9 passing yards per game. Justice Hansen is completing 59.3% of his passes for 1324 yards, 10 touchdowns, and 6 interceptions for Arkansas State. Warren Wand has rushed for 467 yards and 3 touchdowns, while Johnston White has rushed for 279 yards and 1 touchdown for the Red Wolves. Black Mack has caught 27 passes for 476 yards and 1 touchdown, while Warren Wand has caught 14 passes for 174 yards and 3 touchdowns for Arkansas State. The Arkansas State defense is giving up 26.7 points per game with 193.4 rushing yards and 225.7 passing yards per game. Xavier Woodson-Luster has led the Arkansas State defense with 54 tackles and 2.5 tackles for loss, while Chris Odom has added 33 tackles, 7 tackles for loss, and 6 sacks. J.D. Houston has gone 8-10 on field goals for Arkansas State, with a long of 43 yards.
Arkansas State is 4-0 ATS in their last 4 November games and 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against a team with a losing record. The over is 6-1 in Arkansas State’s last 7 road games. Georgia State is 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games on turf and 10-1-1 ATS in their last 12 conference games. The under is 7-1 in Georgia State’s last 8 home games.
Georgia State has really struggled on offense this season, averaging under 20 points per game. Arkansas State has a slightly better offense and has played a lot better in recent games. I like Arkansas State to go on the road and get the win here behind a solid defensive effort against a bad offense.