East Carolina vs. South Florida - 10/26/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
East Carolina vs. South Florida
Saturday, October 26, 2019 at 2:46 PM (Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium)
USF -2.5 O/U 51.5
The Bulls are one of those teams that has a high paid coach and have managed to get only mediocre results this season. The Bulls are sitting on a 3-4 record and when the Bulls have played in their conference this season the record is still under the five hundred mark at 1-2. In the last game the Bulls offense was shut down by Navy in a game that saw the Bulls score only 3 points and the defense was peeled open like an orange for 35 points.
The Bulls on the year have managed to score 23.4 points a game. The passing attack has managed to get only 172.1 yards a game while the team has ran the ball for 156.6 yards a game. The Bulls defense is giving up 29.6 points a game, but has allowed 180.7 yards a game in the air and allowed 213 yards a game on the ground.
For the Pirates, the team does not have a high paid coach to turn to. Instead, the Pirates are playing with an average paid coach, but still have the same overall record at 3-4 on the year. The conference play for the Pirates has been very rough with an 0-3 record. In the last game out the Pirates were beaten fairly easily by UCF who put in 41 points while the Pirates countered with 28 points.
This year the Pirates have only managed to get 21.7 points per game. The throwing attack is better than the Bulls at 218.4 yards a game. The Bulls have ran the ball for 162.1 yards a game. When it comes to playing defense the Pirates are giving up only 25.9 points a game. The team is giving up 231.7 yards a game in the air and 170.1 yards a game on the ground.
With the Pirates the team has struggled offensively on the year so far. The Pirates offense has fallen flat on the year against the conference opponents and when playing in conference play the Pirates have had some issues playing defense as well. Look for the Bulls to bounce back from their embarrassing loss to Navy to bring home a strong road win. Final Score Prediction, South Florida Bulls win 28-21.