Navy Midshipmen vs SMU Mustangs 10/31/2020 NCAAF Tips, Forecast & Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Navy Midshipmen vs SMU Mustangs 10/31/2020 –Navy Midshipmen and SMU Mustangs are all set to clash in an entertaining American Athletic Conference play as they enter their week nine of college football. The Midshipmen are holding the fourth spot in the AAC play, while the Mustangs are one step below at the fifth. This is all set to be an interesting game with two challenging teams. The College Football Lines have been up and running as the Midshipmen take the road in this game to kick-off at Gerald J. Ford Stadium, University Park, Texas.
Navy Midshipmen vs SMU Mustangs 10/31/2020
Navy Midshipmen entered this game after a defeat against Houston Cougars last week. The Midshipmen scored 21 points and gave up 37 to the Cougars. Navy Midshipmen also struggled to get past Air Force Falcons when they scored just seven and gave up 40. Navy is holding a 3-1 record in the AAC play while they are holding a 3-3 record overall. Quarterback Dale Morris managed to cover 206 throwing yards with 18 pass attempts and two TDs. The Midshipmen lost with a 13 point difference against Houston.
Players to watch: D. Morris QB (CMP 23 ATT 39 YDS 439 CMP% 59 AVG 11.3 LNG 60 TD 3 INT 2 SACK 5 SYL -24 RTG 168.7), T. Goslin QB (CMP 6 ATT 16 YDS 137 CMP% 37.5 AVG 8.6 LNG 73 TD 1 INT 0 SACK 3 SYL -21 RTG 130.1), N. Smith FB (ATT 66 YDS 393 AVG 6 LNG 32 TD 6), J. Carothers FB (ATT 83 YDS 324 AVG 3.9 LNG 48 TD 2), M. Cooper WR (REC 8 YDS 146 AVG 18.3 LNG 41 TD 1).
SMU Mustangs have been impressive this season, especially with their perfect start. The Mustangs are holding the 22nd rank in the nation and they kick-started with five straight victories. The Mustangs seem to be doing well under the leadership of their head coach Sonny Dykes. The last game for SMU was unsuccessful when they gave up 42 points and scored just 13 against Cincinnati Bearcats. Quarterback Shane Buechele went 23 of his 44 passing attempts in a span of 216 yards with a single TD. Kylen Granson covered 68 yards and caught the ball four times.
Players to watch: S. Buechele QB (CMP 142 ATT 221 YDS 1926 CMP% 64.3 AVG 8.7 LNG 85 TD 13 INT 3 SACK 13 SYL -87 RTG 154.2), T. Page WR (CMP 1 ATT 2 YDS 55 CMP% 50 AVG 27.5 LNG 55 TD 0 INT 0 SACK 0 SYL 0 RTG 281), U. Bentley IV RB (ATT 90 YDS 546 AVG 6.1 LNG 84 TD 8), T. McDaniel RB (ATT 60 YDS 297 AVG 4.9 LNG 23 TD 1), R. Rice WR (REC 29 YDS 475 AVG 16.4 LNG 55 TD 2).
Navy Midshipmen vs SMU Mustangs Betting Numbers
Navy is 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Southern Methodist’s last 9 games.
Navy Midshipmen vs SMU Mustangs Betting Picks
SMU Mustangs are stronger than the Midshipmen as they lost their only game to the Bearcats who hold the ninth rank. Navy, on the other hand, lost against Houston Cougars. The College Football odds have predicted the Mustangs to win this game with a final score of 30-20.