Morgan State Bears (0-3) at North Carolina A&T Aggies (3-0)
College Football: Saturday, September 22, 2018 at 6:00 pm (Aggie Stadium)
The Line: North Carolina A&T Aggies -32.5 -- Over/Under: 53 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Morgan State Bears and North Carolina A&T Aggies meet Saturday in college football action at Aggie Stadium.
The Morgan State Bears are still looking for their first victory of the season after a brutal 0-3 start to the year. The Morgan State Bears have lost 13 of their last 14 road games. DeAndre Harris is completing 49 percent of his passes for 305 yards, two touchdowns and two interceptions. Harris has two career touchdown passes in 53 pass attempts. Manasseh Bailey and Jack McCracken have combined for 194 receiving yards and two touchdowns while Darian Pollion has two receptions. The Morgan State Bears ground game is averaging 123.6 yards per contest, and Joshua Chase leads the way with 129 yards and one touchdown. Defensively, Morgan State is allowing 35.6 points and 415.3 yards per game. Damare' Whitaker leads the Morgan State Bears with 27 tackles, Rico Kennedy has 2.5 sacks and Donte Small has three interceptions.
The North Carolina A&T Aggies look to keep the ball rolling while building on their impressive 3-0 record. The North Carolina A&T Aggies haven’t lost a game since November of 2016. Lamar Raynard is completing 46.2 percent of his passes for 330 yards, four touchdowns and two interceptions. Raynard and Kylil Carter have combined for six touchdown passes and two interceptions this season. Elijah Bell and Ron Hunt have combined for 221 receiving yards and two touchdowns while Malik Wilson has eight receptions. The North Carolina A&T Aggies ground game is averaging 134 yards per contest, and Marquell Cartwright leads the way with 245 yards on 58 carries. Defensively, North Carolina A&T is allowing 15.3 points and 330.3 yards per game. Jamaal Darden leads the North Carolina A&T Aggies with 22 tackles, Daryl Johnson has three sacks and Antoine Wilder has two interceptions.
The North Carolina A&T Aggies have nothing but kind to us this season, which includes beating Jacksonville State and East Carolina outright as big underdogs. The Aggies are an experienced team that's just not used to losing games and the confidence rubs off on everybody. The Morgan State Bears have hung around despite a rough 0-3 record, but they've lost to three teams who aren't on the same level as North Carolina A&T. Morgan State has a history of getting beat up whenever stepping up in comp, and last years meeting was decided by 32 points. I'm going to continue riding the hot hand and back the North Carolina A&T Aggies in a blowout.