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BYU Cougars vs Massachusetts Minutemen 11/23/2019 NCAAF Football, Picks and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
BYU Cougars vs Massachusetts Minutemen 11/23/2019 – It’s time for an Independent FBS matchup to get underway as BYU Cougars take on UMass Minutemen on Saturday from Warren McGruik Alumni Stadium. UMass Minutemen enters this week with the worst record in the Independent FBS. The Minutemen is holding an overall record of 1-10 and 0-1 in conference play. BYU Cougars, on the other hand, holds the 2nd spot with an overall record of 6-4. The Cougars have been impressive and they seem to be keen on getting ahead in this game
BYU Cougars vs Massachusetts Minutemen 11/23/2019
BYU Cougars have done well to retain their spot in the Independent FBS. The Cougars enter this week with a scoring average of 27 plus points. From the defensive end, BYU is allowing opponents to score an average of 25 plus points. The Cougars are still behind Notre Dame Fighting Irish and they share the same spot with Liberty. Playing against Massachusetts will be an easy opportunity for BYU to get one step closer.
Players to watch: Z. Wilson QB (127 CMP 206 ATT 1499 YDS 61.7 CMP% 7.3 AVG 75 LNG 7 TD 5 INT 15 SACK -91 SYL 129.1 RTG), S. Finau RB (59 ATT 359 YDS 6.1 AVG 46 LNG 2 TD), T. Williams RB (49 ATT 264 YDS 5.4 AVG 26 LNG 3 TD), M. Bushman TE (33 REC 502 YDS 15.2 AVG 44 LNG 4 TD), M. Simon WR (39 REC 494 YDS 12.7 AVG 64 LNG 2 TD).
The Minutemen need to develop on their overall performance this year. Massachusetts struggled to hold the line against opponents with a winning record. The Minutemen are scoring an average of close to 20 points per game. However, their biggest issue is the defensive unit. On an average per game, the Minutemen are allowing opponents to score and an average of 52 plus points. Things have gone out of hand for the Minutemen and college football props have moved away in this game.
Players to watch: A. Brito QB (88 CMP 161 ATT 815 YDS 54.7 CMP% 5.1 AVG 56 LNG 7 TD 6 INT 18 SACK -113 SYL 104.1 RTG), B. Ally RB (140 ATT 726 YDS 5.2 AVG 63 LNG 6 TD), C. Roberson WR (107 ATT 350 YDS 3.3 AVG 40 LNG 2 TD), Z. Simon WR (30 REC 340 YDS 11.3 AVG 38 LNG 1 TD), J. Johnson Jr. WR (35 REC 281 YDS 8 AVG 40 LNG 2 TD).
BYU Cougars vs Massachusetts Minutemen Betting Numbers
Brigham Young is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Minutemen are 0-5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
BYU Cougars vs Massachusetts Minutemen Betting Picks
Massachusetts Minutemen are unmatched against the Cougars. The Minutemen holds one of the worst defensive units this year. Back the Cougars to win this game with ease. The predicted score is 54 against 10.