North Alabama Lions vs Liberty Flames 10/03/2020 NCAAF Picks, Previews & Results
North Alabama Lions vs Liberty Flames 10/03/2020 – North Alabama Lions will open their first game of the season against Liberty Flames from Williams Stadium in Lynchburg, Virginia. North Alabama will hope for a better season this year after completing last season with a 4-7 record. The Lions managed to settle for the fourth spot in the Big South Conference play. Liberty Flames seem to have the fire lit as they hold a 2-0 record on the season. The Flames were successful in their first two games on the season and they are all set to continue their success. The NCAA football point spreads are out as these teams clash to improve their record.
North Alabama Lions vs Liberty Flames 10/03/2020
|When:||Saturday, October 3, 1:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Williams Stadium, Lynchburg, Virginia|
North Alabama Lions
North Alabama Lions will have a different approach this season as they bring in two quarterbacks. The Lions will turn towards Rett Files and Blake Deaver to get their task done. Deaver had a bit of a struggle last year when he was sacked eight times. The quarterback managed to cover 429 passing yards with one touchdown and one interception. North Alabama struggled with a weak defense last season while their offense was equally bad. Playing against a team like Liberty Flames is going to make things hard for the Lions.
Players to watch: C. Lopez QB (CMP 162 ATT 309 YDS 2699 CMP% 52.4 AVG 8.7 LNG 75 TD 18 INT 7 SACK 19 SYL -155 RTG 140.5), B. Dever QB (CMP 35 ATT 54 YDS 429 CMP% 64.8 AVG 7.9 LNG 37 TD 1 INT 1 SACK 8 SYL -36 RTG 134), T. Humphrey RB (ATT 86 YDS 502 AVG 5.8 LNG 88 TD 6), J. Carson RB (ATT 68 YDS 248 AVG 3.6 LNG 28 TD 3), D. Boykin WR (REC 38 YDS 704 AVG 18.5 LNG 67 TD 6).
Liberty Flames defeated Western Kentucky Hilltoppers in their opening game on the season with a final score of 30-4. The Flames continued their success in their second game against FIU Panthers. Liberty had a close call against the Panthers when they scored 36 and gave up 34. Malik Willis managed to cover 370 yards in total with a couple of touchdowns for his team. The talented player also contributed 85 rushing yards for his team. Eight passes were caught by DJ Stubbs in a span of 119 yards with one touchdown. From the rushing end, Joshua Mack did a decent job with 107 rushing yards and one touchdown.
Players to watch: M. Willis QB (CMP 13 ATT 21 YDS 133 CMP% 61.9 AVG 6.3 LNG 32 TD 0 INT 0 SACK 1 SYL -7 RTG 115.1), J. Mack RB (ATT 23 YDS 100 AVG 4.3 LNG 26 TD 0),P. Pickett RB (ATT 8 YDS 52 AVG 6.5 LNG 14 TD 0), C. Yarbrough WR (REC 2 YDS 53 AVG 26.5 LNG 32 TD 0).
North Alabama Lions vs Liberty Flames Betting Numbers
North Alabama Lions
Liberty is 5-2 ATS in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Liberty’s last 5 games.
Liberty is 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Liberty is 6-0 SU in their last 6 games at home.
Flames are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games played in October.
North Alabama Lions vs Liberty Flames Betting Picks
The college football betting pick is clearly in favor of the Flames to win this game and cover the spread. Back Liberty to defeat North Alabama with ease and settle with a score of 40-6.