Troy vs. Southern Miss - 9/14/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Southern Miss at Troy
Saturday, September 14, 2019 at 6:00 PM (Troy University Veterans Memorial Stadium )
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The Southern Miss Golden Eagles and the Troy Trojans will match up on the college football circuit Saturday.
The Eagles enter this one at 1-1 on the year. Southern Miss took out Alcorn State 38-10 in the opener but fell to MS State this past weekend 38-15.
In the loss, Southern Miss QB Jack Abraham posted 234 yards, two touchdowns and two picks, while Kevn Perkins led the rush on 51 yards. Jordan Mitchell was the lead Southern Miss receiver with 94 yards and a score.
Over on the Troy side, they opened things up very well against Campbell, posting a big 43-14 victory. In that one, Trojans QB Kaleb Barker posted 282 yards and two touchdowns. BJ Smith was the top rusher on 108 yards and a score, and Reginald Todd led the receiving corps with 108 yards and a TD from three grabs.
The Eagles are 12-4-1 ATS in their last 17 in September and 5-2 ATS in their last seven road games versus a team with a winning home record. Southern Miss is 2-5 ATS in their last seven after a straight-up win.
Meanwhile, Troy is 4-0 ATS in their last four after an ATS loss and 4-0 ATS in their last four in September. The Trojans are 13-4-1 ATS in their last 18 overall and 2-6 ATS in their last eight after a bye week.
Southern Miss really couldn’t get much of anything going against Mississippi State, falling behind 21-0 at halftime. As for Troy we’ve only got the one performance to gauge them from but pretty much everything went well for the Trojans there. I’m going to stick with Troy in this one and take them on a cover.