Georgia State Panthers vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers 9/21/2023 – Week four of college football brings with it an intriguing matchup between Georgia State Panthers and Coastal Carolina Chanticleers, both boasting unblemished records, which should make this contest all the more captivating. Let’s look into both teams recent performances, star players, and what we can expect when these titans collide on the gridiron. The latest football betting picks are updated as these two teams open their week 4 schedule.
Georgia State Panthers vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers 9/21/2023
|When:||Thursday, September 21, 2023 7:30 PM ET|
|Panthers||+7 (-115)||+220||63 o (-110)|
|Chanticleers||-7 (-105)||-260||63 u (-110)|
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Georgia State Panthers have enjoyed an outstanding start to the season, sweeping to three victories without loss so far. Most recently, they secured an emphatic 41-25 win against Charlotte that highlighted their formidable offensive firepower. Quarterback Darren Grainger led their success by amassing 803 passing yards and six touchdowns at an outstanding completion rate of 73.4 percent; additionally he is not limited to just arm strength alone as he contributed 216 rushing yards and two scores on the ground as a dual threat quarterback.
Running back Marcus Carroll has been an unstoppable force this season, amassing 358 rushing yards and seven touchdowns on just 42 attempts. Receivers such as Robert Lewis (17 receptions for 347 yards, four touchdowns), Tailique Williams (9 catches for 203 yards and two scores), are leading their respective units.
Defensively, Jontrey Hunter has been an aggressive tackler, recording 20 total tackles to lead his team while Gavin Pringle has shown his ball-hawking abilities with two interceptions. Overall, Panthers defense have posted seven sacks and four interceptions as an impressive group effort on defense.
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers have built up a reputation as one of the premier Group of Five teams over recent years. While they endured some setbacks with Jamey Chadwell leaving to coach Liberty instead, Coastal Carolina remains formidable despite this setback and has gone on to earn two straight victories after suffering an early 14-point road loss to UCLA to begin this season.
Their most recent victory was a commanding 66-7 triumph over FCS opponent Duquesne, where they demonstrated their offensive prowess. Senior quarterback Grayson McCall orchestrated the offense efficiently, throwing two touchdown passes in the first quarter before resting in the second half. Coastal Carolina’s defense also contributed to the rout, with Tobias Fletcher’s 100-yard interception return highlighting their dominance.
NCAAF Latest Odds: CCU -6.5 ; O/U 61.5
As these two unbeaten teams collide in week four, expectations are high for an offensive showdown. Georgia State, ranked second in the Sun Belt Conference for rushing offense (240.5 yards per game), has been averaging an impressive 38.5 points per game. In their recent encounter with Charlotte, quarterback Danny Grainger had a field day, shredding the defense for 466 passing yards and three touchdowns. The Panthers’ offensive prowess was on full display, converting nine of fifteen third-down attempts and totaling 568 yards of total offense.
On the Coastal Carolina side, they have cemented themselves as a top-tier Group of Five team. Despite their early loss to UCLA, the Chanticleers have shown resilience with two consecutive victories. In their dominant win over Duquesne, they showcased their ability to strike quickly, with Grayson McCall leading the charge.
Georgia State Panthers vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Betting Numbers
Georgia State Panthers
Georgia State are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Georgia State’s last 5 games.
Georgia State are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games on the road.
Georgia State are 14-5 ATS in their last 19 games against an opponent in the Sun Belt conference.
Panthers are 3-10 SU in their last 13 games played in September.
Georgia State are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games played in week 4.
Coastal Carolina Chanticleers
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Coastal Carolina’s last 7 games.
Coastal Carolina are 14-5 SU in their last 19 games.
Coastal Carolina are 9-1 SU in their last 10 games at home.
Chanticleers are 3-9 ATS in their last 12 games against an opponent in the Sun Belt conference.
Coastal Carolina are 10-4 SU in their last 14 games against an opponent in the East Division.
Coastal Carolina are 4-0-1 ATS in their last 5 games played in September.
Georgia State Panthers vs Coastal Carolina Chanticleers Betting Picks
In terms of head-to-head history, these two teams have split their six all-time meetings. Last season, Coastal Carolina emerged victorious with a 41-24 win in Atlanta, while two years ago, Georgia State secured a convincing 42-20 victory in Myrtle Beach.
With both offenses firing on all cylinders and a history of high-scoring matchups, all signs point to a game that goes over the total. As we anticipate this exciting showdown between Georgia State and Coastal Carolina, football fans can expect a thrilling contest between two teams hungry for victory. Take the Chanticleers to get back on track and secure a victory as per the sports betting picks USA.
Score Prediction: Chanticleers 40, Panthers 34.