Florida International vs. UTEP - 10/19/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Florida International vs. UTEP
Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 6:01 PM (Riccardo Silva Stadium)
FIU -23.5 O/U 54
UTEP has only managed to get a single win on the year and that win came against Houston Baptist. Since that win the Miners have really been crushed by their opponents on the year and that would be a problem for the team. The Miners are a team that has been able to show up offensively at times, but the defense is downright horrible and that is what really caused a lot of the losses.
UTEP has managed to score at a clip of only 17.8 points a game. The team has thrown the ball for 157.4 yards a game and ran the ball for 140.8 yards per game. The Miners have allowed 33.2 points a game, but have allowed 237 yards a game in the air and 187 yards a game on the ground.
Florida International is not playing that bad on the year as they are sitting at the five hundred mark on the year. The Panthers have managed to pick up a win in their last 2 games and they were performances that really showcased the defense that has been working on the team so far and definitely is improving.
This season the Panthers have managed to score at a clip of 30.2 point a game. The passing offense has managed to get 203 yards a game, but have ended up getting 213 yards a game on the ground. Defensively the Panthers are allowing 24.2 points a game The team has allowed 190 yards a game in the air and allowed 187 yards a game on the ground.
UTEP has really had a lot of problems playing on the year and that is going to show up in this game. The Panthers have really shown up big in the past couple of weeks defensively and the offense has been able to do really well also. Look for that to continue in this game as the Panthers are able to bring home a strong and impressive win at home. Final Score Prediction, Florida International Golden Panthers win and cover 35-3.