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Charlotte 49ers vs Appalachian State Mountaineers 09/12/2020 Previews, Spread and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Charlotte 49ers vs Appalachian State Mountaineers 09/12/2020 – On Saturday, yet another interesting college football game is all set to take place at Kidd Brewer Stadium in Boone, North Carolina. 49ers will kick-off against Mountaineers in their opening game of the 2020 season. Charlotte experienced several issues last season when they settled for an overall record of 7-6. As for the Mountaineers, they were simply at their best with an astonishing 13-1 overall record. The Mountaineers lost just a single game in 2019 but this year there will be several changes to their squad. Some of the top sports gambling sites are up with the latest odds and predictions on this anticipated game.
Charlotte 49ers won just three of their Conference games last year with Chris Reynolds as their quarterback. Reynolds held a record of 2,564 throwing yards last season and he’s all set to retain his spot. From the running back position, they will continue with Aaron McAllister as their lead. McAllister covered 380 rushing yards with five touchdowns. The offense seems to be set as three of their wide receivers will return from last season. An added benefit will be Tyriq Harris who returns from his injury. Ben DeLuca is the other injured player to return this year while Antone Williams has been another noted name for the 49ers.
Players to watch: C. Reynolds QB (CMP 181 ATT 291 YDS 2564 CMP% 62.2 AVG 8.8 LNG 58 TD 22 INT 11 SACK 17 SYL -93 RTG 153.6), B. Kean QB (CMP 13 ATT 25 YDS 157 CMP% 52 AVG 6.3 LNG 41 TD 2 INT 3 SACK 4 SYL -28 RTG 107.2), B. LeMay RB (ATT 193 YDS 1072 AVG 5.6 LNG 65 TD 9), A. McAllister RB (ATT 81 YDS 380 AVG 4.7 LNG 69 TD 5), V. Tucker WR (REC 52 YDS 909 AVG 17.5 LNG 58 TD 7).
Appalachian State Mountaineers
The Mountaineers secured a 7-1 record in the Sun Belt Conference play and they look forward to maintaining the same pace this season. However, Appalachian State will not have their top five tacklers on their squad from last year. Quarterback Zac Thomas will return this year after a record of 2,718 passing yards with 28 touchdowns. From the running back spot, Marcus Williams is back to do what he does best. Williams rushed for 652 yards with five touchdowns last season. Four of the Mountaineers starters will return to the offensive line. Elijah Diarrassouba, D’Marco Jackson and Demetrius Taylor are the other notable players this season.
Players to watch: Z. Thomas QB (CMP 225 ATT 359 YDS 2718 CMP% 62.7 AVG 7.6 LNG 73 TD 28 INT 6 SACK 18 SYL -107 RTG 148.7), J. Huesman QB (CMP 5 ATT 7 YDS 92 CMP% 71.4 AVG 13.1 LNG 56 TD 2 INT 0 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 276.1), D. Evans RB (ATT 255 YDS 1480 AVG 5.8 LNG 87 TD 18), M. Williams Jr. RB (ATT 113 YDS 652 AVG 5.8 LNG 35 TD 5), T. Hennigan WR (REC 61 YDS 773 AVG 12.7 LNG 60 TD 6).
Charlotte 49ers vs Appalachian State Mountaineers Betting Numbers
49ers are 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
Appalachian State Mountaineers
Appalachian State is 10-5 ATS in its last 15 games.
Charlotte 49ers vs Appalachian State Mountaineers Betting Picks
The Mountaineers have changes on their team but they are still stronger than the 49ers this season. Online sports betting has predicted Appalachian State Mountaineers to win and cover the spread with a final score of 40-12.