Army West Point Black Knights vs UTSA Roadrunners 9/15/2023 – College football season has officially kicked off and exciting matchups abound. On one side of the spectrum stands Army Black Knights, fresh off an impressive 57-0 victory against Delaware State; on the other, we find UTSA Roadrunners celebrating their first win with an exciting 20-13 victory against Texas State. Both squads appear to be riding high right now; let’s examine their details, analyze key statistics, and anticipate an interesting clash on the gridiron. The NCAA betting lines are updated online with all the details of this exciting game.
Army West Point Black Knights vs UTSA Roadrunners 9/15/2023
|When:||Friday, September 15, 2023 7:00 PM ET|
|Black Knights||+9 (-115)||+275||45 o (-105)|
|Roadrunners||-9 (-105)||-330||45 u (-115)|
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The Army Black Knights began their 2023 season with mixed results. Following an emotional 17-13 loss against UL Monroe on September 2, they rebounded strongly by defeating Delaware State 57-0 two weeks later. At quarterback Bryson Daily’s command, he displayed impressive versatility by throwing for 314 yards, three touchdowns, and two interceptions while also contributing on the ground with 128 rushing yards and two scores – not bad numbers at all.
Isaiah Alston has been an outstanding receiver for Army, leading his teammates with six receptions for 182 yards and two touchdowns. Defensively, Leo Lowin, Spencer Jones, and Cameron Jones each registered ten total tackles while Max Didomenico and Bo Nicolas-Paul each registered an interception; Army also boasts four sacks as a sign of its strong pass rush.
The Army Black Knights entered this season with an expected win total of six victories. Although they struggled in their opening matchup against UL Monroe, they showed resilience and determination by defeating Delaware State convincingly. However, key players such as Tyrell Robinson and Joshua Lingenfelter remain listed as questionable.
UTSA Roadrunners Show Promise in 2023 College Football Season Opener
UTSA Roadrunners have made an encouraging start to their 2023 campaign. After falling just short against Tennessee in their season opener, they rebounded strongly with a hard-fought 20-13 win over Texas State. Quarterback Frank Harris has been instrumental in leading his team to success – amassing 423 passing yards, two touchdowns and three interceptions while Kevorian Barnes led their ground game with 206 yards rushed and one score.
Joshua Cephus has been the top receiver for the Roadrunners this season, collecting 15 catches for 161 yards and one touchdown. On defense, Trey Moore has excelled, leading his team with 12 total tackles while contributing four sacks – giving UTSA’s defensive unit an impressive nine total sacks so far this year.
The UTSA Roadrunners entered this season with an over/under win total of 7.5 victories, but their performance against Texas State demonstrated their offensive capabilities and potential. Unfortunately, they have had injuries to key players, such as wide receiver De’Corian Clark and offensive linemen Ayomikun Daniel Ogundipe and Payne He’Bert; all listed as day-to-day.
NCAA Betting Odds: UTSA Roadrunners -9 — Over/Under: 47
As these two teams meet on the college football field, it sets up an intriguing showdown. Army has shown they can bounce back from setbacks with their recent win over Delaware State; Bryson Daily’s dual-threat capabilities and Isaiah Alston emerging as a top receiver provide optimism for Army.
On the other hand, UTSA Roadrunners possess an efficient offense led by quarterback Frank Harris, who can deliver big plays through the air. Joshua Cephus has proven reliable as a receiver while Kevorkian Barnes provides strength in their ground game. Meanwhile, Trey Moore-led defense has also shown its mettle with nine sacks during their previous game against LSU.
Black Nights Betting Trends
Army are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Army’s last 5 games.
Army are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Black Nights are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games on the road.
Army are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games against an opponent in the Conference USA conference.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Army’s last 9 games played in September.
UTSA Roadrunners Betting Trends
Texas-San Antonio are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Texas-San Antonio’s last 11 games.
Texas-San Antonio are 11-2 SU in their last 13 games.
Texas-San Antonio is 7-0 SU in their last 7 games at home.
UTSA are 11-3 SU in their last 14 games played in September.
Texas-San Antonio are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games played in week 3.
Army West Point Black Knights vs UTSA Roadrunners
Army is seeking consistency and hoping to capitalize on recent success, while UTSA looks to continue their offensive prowess and build upon early season results. This game offers an intriguing balance of offensive and defensive dynamics and should make for compelling viewing for college football enthusiasts.
Predictions regarding the outcome remain inconclusive; both teams have displayed resilience, while UTSA Roadrunners have showcased offensive capabilities. Much depends upon factors like player availability and game adjustments as these two sides battle it out on the gridiron for supremacy. Be prepared for an exciting clash on the field. The online sportsbook is predicting a victory for the Roadrunners.
Score Prediction: Roadrunners 29, Black Knights 25.