North Texas Mean Green (3-3) at UTSA Roadrunners (6-4)
College Football: Saturday, November 28, 2020 at 3:00 pm (Alamodome)
The Line: UTSA Roadrunners -5 -- Over/Under: 64 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The UTSA Roadrunners take on the North Texas Mean Green when they meet Saturday in week 13 college football action at Alamodome in San Antonio.
The North Texas Mean Green look for a third straight win to get a game above a .500 record. The North Texas Mean Green have lost six of their last seven road games. Austin Aune is completing 55.5 percent of his passes for 1,233 yards, eight touchdowns and four interceptions. Aune and Jason Bean have combined for 15 touchdown passes and five interceptions. Jaelon Darden and Deonte Simpson have combined for 1,067 receiving yards and 14 touchdowns while Austin Ogunmakin has 13 receptions. The North Texas Mean Green ground game is averaging 257.3 yards per contest, and DeAndre Torrey leads the way with 546 yards and five touchdowns. Defensively, North Texas is allowing 39.7 points and 520.5 yards per game. KD Davis leads the North Texas Mean Green with 40 tackles, Larry Nixon III has three sacks and Cam Johnson has one interception.
The UTSA Roadrunners look to stay hot after winning three of their last four games. The UTSA Roadrunners have won four of their last five home games. Frank Harris is completing 62 percent of his passes for 1,278 yards, eight touchdowns and five interceptions. Harris and Lowell Narcisse have combined for 11 touchdown passes and five interceptions this season. Zakhari Franklin and Joshua Cephus have combined for 1,118 receiving yards and nine touchdowns while Brennon Dingle has 25 receptions. The UTSA Roadrunners ground game is averaging 191.9 yards per contest, and Sincere McCormick leads the way with 1,094 yards and nine touchdowns. Defensively, UTSA is allowing 26 points and 378.8 yards per game. Rashad Wisdom leads the UTSA Roadrunners with 79 tackles, Trumane Bell II has 4.5 sacks and Corey Mayfield Jr. has two interceptions.
The Mean Green are 2-9 ATS in their last 11 road games, 5-16 ATS in their last 21 conference games and 7-20 ATS in their last 27 games overall. The Roadrunners are 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games in November, 8-18-1 ATS in their last 27 games on grass and 6-15-1 ATS in their last 22 home games. The under is 12-4 in Mean Green last 16 road games. The under is 6-1 in Roadrunners last 7 games overall. The home team is 6-0 ATS in their last 6 meetings.
The North Texas Mean Green have been on the winning side in their last two tries, but they've played just one game over the last month and they're still one of the worst defensive teams in college football. The UTSA Roadrunners are easily playing their best ball of the season right now and they've done a good job all year of beating up on the teams they're supposed to beat. UTSA hasn't had a bad loss yet this season. The North Texas Mean Green are a hard team to get behind these days given the lack of defense.
I'll lay the reasonable number with UTSA at home.