Georgia Southern vs. New Mexico State - 10/14/17 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
New Mexico State Aggies (2-4) at Georgia Southern Eagles (0-4)
College Football: Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 6:00 pm (Paulson Stadium)
The Line: Georgia Southern Eagles +4.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The New Mexico State Aggies take to the road to oppose the Georgia Southern Eagles in week seven college football.
The New Mexico State Aggies look for a road win versus the Georgia Southern Eagles in week seven. New Mexico State needs a rebound from a 45-31 defeat at the Appalachian State Mountaineers that drooped the team to 2-4. The Aggies were right in this until a 28-14 4th quarter did them with a mistake prone passing attack ruining an overall 532-425 yardage edge. Jason Huntley was the star of the New Mexico State offense with ten rushes for 96 yards while catching three passes for 111 yards and a 61 yard touchdown. Larry Rose III posted 80 logged another 80 yards on the ground and a TD on 20 carries while OJ Clark and Jonathan Boone combined for nine receptions 126 yards to give NMSU plenty of options. Tyler Rogers gave New Mexico State a shot at winning in the air by connecting on 27-50 for 356 yards and two touchdowns but with a mind boggling six interceptions.
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The Georgia Southern Eagles welcome the New Mexico State Aggies to town in week seven action. Georgia Southern has gotten off to an 0-4 start with struggles on both sides of the football following a 43-25 loss to the visiting Arkansas State Red Wolves. The Eagles led the yardage battle 493-381 but had four turnovers compared to five Red Wolves giveaways with ASU simply taking advantage of miscues. Georgia State is not known for their passing but quarterback Shai Werts hit on 10-18 for 160 yards with a touchdown and a pair of interceptions with Obi Fortune catching three balls for 70 yards including a 50 yard score. Werts paced the Georgia Southern rushing attack with 112 yards on 29 totes while the trio of LA Ramsby, Monteo Garrett and Wesley Fields combined for 219 yards.
New Mexico State are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS loss and New Mexico State are 4-0-1 ATS vs. a team with a losing record and under is 6-0-1 in New Mexico State last 7 games on grass. Georgia Southern are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games in October and over is 4-0 in Georgia Southern last 4 vs. a team with a losing record and Georgia Southern are 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 games after accumulating more than 450 total yards in their previous game.
Georgia Southern might have won versus Arkansas State if not for mistakes and the same could be said for New Mexico State. Right now I’ll go with the Aggies who can still save their season…