San Jose State Spartans (2-3) at UNLV Rebels (2-3)
|Date & Time||Saturday October 10, 2015, 9:00 PM (EDT)|
The Line: UNLV Rebels 0 -- Over/Under:
Mountain West Network
The San Jose State Spartans travel to the UNLV Rebels in a Mountain West conference game.
The UNLV Rebels are coming off of a win against Nevada in their last game. The UNLV offense is averaging 28.6 points per game with 378.4 yards per game. The UNLV offense is led by quarterback Blake Decker who has 652 yards with 5 touchdowns and 4 interceptions. Decker is questionable after being injured in the last game. The backup quarterback for UNLV is Kurt Palandech who has 119 yards with 2 touchdowns and 1 interception. The UNLV running game is led by Keith Whitely who has 341 yards and 2 touchdowns. The UNLV receivers are led by Devontae Boyd who has 270 yards and 3 touchdowns. The UNLV defense is giving up 25.6 points per game with 416.6 yards per game. UNLV’s defense has 5 sacks, 2 fumble recoveries, and 9 interceptions this season. UNLV has had 2 wins in a row after beginning the season 0-3 and will look to keep building against San Jose State.
The San Jose State Spartans are coming off of a loss against Auburn in their last game. The San Jose State offense is averaging 30 points per game with 439.8 yards per game. The San Jose State offense is led by quarterback Joe Gray who has 837 yards with 6 touchdowns and 4 interceptions. The San Jose State rushing attack is led by Tyler Ervin who has 801 yards with 10 touchdowns. The San Jose State receivers are led by Tyler Winston who has 266 yards and 2 touchdowns. Billy Freeman also catches passes for San Jose State with 237 yards and 2 touchdowns. The San Jose State defense has allowed 25.8 points per game with 333 yard per game. San Jose State’s defense has 3 sacks, 1 fumble recovery, and 3 interceptions. San Jose State looks to get back to .500 when they take on UNLV this weekend.
San Jose State is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 road games. San Jose State is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 conference games. The over is 4-0 in San Jose State’s last 4 games on field turf. UNLV is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall. UNLV is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 home games. The under is 5-1 in UNLV’s last 6 October games.
This game will be very interesting because UNLV leads San Jose State by one game in the loss column in the standings. With that being said, this game will be huge in deciding the outcome of the Mountain West West Division standings. UNLV will have their hands full with San Jose State but I am taking UNLV to win this game.