Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 12:00 PM (HighPoint.com Stadium)
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The Michigan State Spartans visit HighPoint.com Stadium on Saturday in Piscataway, New Jersey to play the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. The Spartans were beaten by Michigan 44-10 and fell to 4-6. Michigan State scored a first quarter touchdown and a third quarter field goal but nothing more as the Wolverines defense smothered the running and passing game of the Spartans.
Brian Lewerke leads Michigan State is passing with 2,178 yards, 13 touchdowns and nine interceptions. The leading rusher for Michigan State is Elijah Collins with 742 yards and five touchdowns, while Darrell Stewart Jr. leads all receivers with 693 yards and four touchdowns. Antjuan Simmons is the leading tackler for the Spartans with 72.
Rutgers fell to 2-8 on the season following its 56-21 loss to Ohio State on Saturday. Isaih Pacheco scored one touchdown for Rutgers with a 26-yard run, while Johnny Langan threw a touchdown pass of 45 yards to Bo Melton and rushed for one touchdown. The Scarlet Knights have lost 19 straight Big Ten games
Johnny Langan has thrown for 619 yards, four touchdowns and eight interceptions. Isiah Pacheco is the leading rusher with 597 yards and seven touchdowns. The leading receiver for the Scarlet Knights is Bo Melton with 369 yards and two touchdowns. Tyshon Fogg leads the defense in tackles with 86.
Michigan State is 1-5 ATS in its last 6 on the road
The UNDER has cashed in 4 of the Spartans last 5 on fieldturf
Rutgers is 2-7 ATS in its last 9
The UNDER has cashed in 9 of the Scarlet Knights last 13 Big Ten games
Michigan State is not having the season its players and fans had hoped for but the Spartans are far more talented than Rutgers and will win but fall short against the number. The Spartans have failed to cover the number in each of the last 6 in the Big Ten. Rutgers has covered the nut in 5 of its last 6 played in November. Final Score Prediction, Michigan State Spartans win but fall short ATS 31-14