South Alabama vs. Texas State - 9/15/18 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Texas State Bobcats (1-1) at South Alabama Jaguars (0-2)
College Football: Saturday, September 15, 2018 at 7:00 pm (Ladd Peebles Stadium)
The Line: South Alabama Jaguars -11 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
Sun Belt college football action features the Texas State Bobcats taking the field at the South Alabama Jaguars.
The Texas State Bobcats bounced back from a sluggish performance at Rutgers to down Texas Southern 36-20 as a 33 point home favorite. Texas State amassed 547 yards and allowed 351 yards while returning a fumble for a TD.
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Texas State saw dual threat quarterback Willie Jones III connect on 17-28 for 235 yards and a touchdown while running for 107 yards on 18 totes.
Robert Brown Jr. and Anthony Taylor gave the Bobcats a combined 149 rushing yards on 26 carries with Taylor finding the end zone while Keenen Brown caught seven passes for 108 yards and a 46 yard TD.
The South Alabama Jaguars found the going too tough in a 55-13 defeat at Oklahoma State in week two to fall to 0-2. South Alabama was outgained 617-214 with the Cowboys throwing for 453 yards.
Jaguars quarterback Evan Orth hit on 14-25 for 119 yards and a touchdown with an interception. Jamarius Way topped USA with five receptions for 48 yards with Kawaan Baker grabbing a 24 yard TD while Baker led the rushing attack with a seven carry, 40 yard effort and a TD.
Texas State are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games in September and are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games after accumulating more than 200 yards rushing in their previous game and are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games following a straight up win. South Alabama are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games after accumulating less than 275 total yards in their previous game and under is 6-0 in South Alabama last 6 games following a ATS loss and under is 7-1 in South Alabama last 8 games following a straight up loss.
I don’t think I’d be comfortable taking or laying the points with these teams in all honesty…