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Austin Peay Governors vs Pittsburgh Panthers 09/12/2020 NCAAF Picks, Forecast & Tips
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Austin Peay Governors vs Pittsburgh Panthers 09/12/2020 – Austin Peay Governors will enter their second week of college football as they take on the Pittsburgh Panthers from Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The Governors failed to get past Central Arkansas Bears in their opening game and they were forced to settle with a final score of 24-17. Pittsburgh Panthers will play their first game on the season as they look forward to a better record this year. The Panthers were 7-6 with their overall record last season and 4-4 in the ACC Coastal Conference play. The Governors seem to be struggling with their offense and that might be an advantage for Pittsburgh. The ncaa football spreads for this game are up and running with a detailed analysis on both teams.
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Austin Peay Governors struggled equally from both ends against Central Arkansas. The defensive end was equally poor while their offensive unit failed to get the required score. Jeremiah Oatsvall managed to get a pick with 181 yards for his team. Following Oatsvall was CJ Evans Jr with 98 yards and one touchdown. Evans also carried the ball for 10 times. The Governors will need to do better against the defense of Pittsburgh Panthers. Austin Peay topped the Ohio Valley Conference play last season with an impressive 7-1 record. Overall, the Governors held a 11-4 record on the season.
Players to watch: J. Oatsvall QB (CMP 14 ATT 31 YDS 181 CMP% 45.2 AVG 5.8 LNG 43 TD 0 INT 1 SACK 1 SYL -2 RTG 87.8), B. Harley WR (CMP 0 ATT 1 YDS 0 CMP% 0 AVG 0 LNG 0 TD 0 INT 0 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 0), C. Evans Jr. RB (ATT 10 YDS 98 AVG 9.8 LNG 75 TD 1), B. Snead RB (ATT 13 YDS 43 AVG 3.3 LNG 9 TD 0), J. Parker WR (REC 3 YDS 55 AVG 18.3 LNG 43 TD 0).
Pittsburgh Panthers are bringing back seven of their starters this season from the offensive end. Quarterback Kenny Pickett will return to his position after holding a decent record last year. Pickett threw 3,098 yards with 13 touchdowns last season. However, he was picked off nine times. The other player returning is A.J. Davis managed to carry for 127 times in a span of 530 yards with four touchdowns. The good news for the Panthers is that they are returning with eight of their starters from the defensive end. Last season, Pittsburgh held the 12th rank in the country for their defense.
Players to watch: K. Pickett QB (CMP 289 ATT 469 YDS 3098 CMP% 61.6 AVG 6.6 LNG 96 TD 13 INT 9 SACK 29 SYL -212 RTG 122.4), N. Patti QB (CMP 26 ATT 43 YDS 301 CMP% 60.5 AVG 7 LNG 48 TD 3 INT 1 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 137.6), A.J. Davis RB (ATT 127 YDS 530 AVG 4.2 LNG 22 TD 4), V. Davis RB (ATT 61 YDS 314 AVG 5.1 LNG 61 TD 5), M. Ffrench WR (REC 96 YDS 850 AVG 8.9 LNG 96 TD 4).
Austin Peay Governors vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Numbers
Austin Peay Governors
Austin Peay is 7-0 ATS in their last 7 games.
Pittsburgh is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Austin Peay Governors vs Pittsburgh Panthers Betting Picks
The Panthers are certainly holding a stronger defensive line that the Governors. Pittsburgh will triumph in their opening game with the online sportsbook in their support. Final predicted score Pittsburgh wins 34-10.