Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (6-3) at UTEP Miners (1-8)
College Football: Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 3:00 pm (Sun Bowl)
The Line: UTEP Miners +14 -- Over/Under: Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
Week eleven college football pits the Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders at the Texas El Paso Miners.
The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders rolled to a crucial 29-10 win versus Western Kentucky in a CUSA bout in week ten. MTSU totaled 474 yards and allowed 379 yards while winning the turnover battle 2-0. Middle Tennessee also controlled the ball for nearly 37 minutes behind 246 rushing yards.
Blue Raiders quarterback Brent Stockstill connected on 24-42 for 228 yards and a pair of touchdowns while running eight times for six yards.
Chaton Mobley lumbered for 198 yards on 25 carries with a 60 yard run while Zack Dobson logged 49 yards on three totes with two catches for 19 yards and a TD. Ty Lee was topped the Middle Tennessee receiving corps with five receptions for 81 yards and a 43 yard scoring strike.
The Texas El Paso Miners finally got in to the win column for the first time in 2018 with a 34-26 victory at Rice in week ten. UTEP held a slight 410-383 yardage edge with a pair of giveaways while forcing three turnovers.
Miners quarterback Kai Locksley completed 13-21 for 193 yards and an interception while running six times for 13 yards and a pair of short scoring runs.
Quardraiz Wadley gave Texas El Paso some valuable gains on the ground with 91 yards on 20 carries and a pair of scores while Treyvon Hughes totaled 76 yards on 12 attempts with a TD. Warren Redix and Erik Brown were the top Miners receivers with seven catches for 123 yards.
MTSU Blue Raiders are 4-0 ATS vs. a team with a losing record and over is 5-1 in MTSU Blue Raiders last 6 road games vs. a team with a losing home record and under is 8-2-1 in MTSU Blue Raiders last 11 games on turf. Under is 4-0 in UTEP Miners last 4 home games and UTEP Miners are 0-3-1 ATS in their last 4 games following a straight up win and under is 4-0 in MTSU Miners last 4 home games vs. a team with a winning road record.
UTEP has improved but the Blue Raiders have quite a bit at stake to overlook the Miners…