Texas State Bobcats vs. Idaho Vandals Pick-Odds-Prediction - 10/4/14
Idaho Vandals (0-4) at Texas State Bobcats (2-2)
College Football: Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 7:00 pm (Bobcat Stadium)
The Line: Texas State Bobcats -14 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
Bobcat Stadium and the Texas State Bobcats brace for a visit from the Idaho Vandals on Saturday.
The Idaho Vandals are still waiting to get in the win column after suffering a 34-10 defeat at the hands of visiting South Alabama. The Vandals struggled on both sides of the ball with 269 yards which was made worse by a pick six. On the flip side USA turned the ball over twice but totaled 429 yards and had more room for error. The Vandals downfall was an inability to run the ball which put the eyes of the Jaguars defense on Matt Lineham. Lineham completed 25-40 for 239 yards and a pair of interceptions with Joshua McCain posting eight receptions for 72 yards with a ten yard touchdown.
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The Texas State Bobcats evened their record at 2-2 after surviving a 37-34 victory at Tulsa in three overtimes. The Bobcats led this one 17-3 at one point with the Golden Hurricane tying things up on Dane Evans short run with only ten seconds remaining. Texas State mustered 409 yards and ran the ball just well enough to where the Tulsa defense had to watch for it it with four players totaling 181 yards with a 3.7 yard average. The Bobcats were more productive with the passing of Tyler Jones who connected on 21-31 throws for 228 yards with Jafus Gaines and Ben Ijah on the receiving ends of touchdowns.Bradley Miller was the top receiver with eight receptions for 112 yards.
I really don't like layin two scores here with Texas State after just seeing them escpe versus Tulsa. Having said that I think it's Bobcats at home or look elsewhere...