Southern Miss Golden Eagles vs Rice Owls 10/26/2019 Picks Predictions Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Southern Miss Golden Eagles vs Rice Owls 10/26/2019 – The Southern Miss Golden Eagles visit the winless Rice Owls this Saturday. The Golden Eagles are odds-on favorites of online betting sites despite home-field advantage. The Owls have yet to register their first win but the sportsbook feels this will not happen this Saturday. Southern Miss is coming off a loss to Louisiana Tech. In fairness to the Rice Owls, they went up against tough opponents. In their last game, they were favorites to prevail but fell short to the University of Texas at San Antonio.
Southern Miss Golden Eagles vs Rice Owls 10/26/2019
Southern Miss Golden Eagles
The Southern Miss Golden Eagles are expected to go all out for a win against Rice Owls. They are coming off a loss to Louisiana Tech mainly of their own doing. Turnovers in the fourth quarter did them in and they hope to rectify their mistakes. Quarterback Jack Abraham will be at the front once more. While he did throw over 300 yards, he was also accountable for the team’s turnovers. They also need to play better defense. Against the Lousiana Tech, they gave up over 450+ yards. Linebacker Ky’el Hemby will be tasked to hold up the defensive side once more.
Players to watch: J. Abraham QB 155 CMP 220 ATT 2,263 YDS 70.5 CMP% 10.3 AVG 74
LNG 13 TD 8 INT; D. Harris RB 58 ATT 282 YDS 4.9 AVG 60 LNG; K. Perkins RB 61 ATT 264 YDS 4.3 AVG 29 LNG; Q. Watkins WR 26 REC 630 YDS 24.2 AVG 72 LNG; J. Adams WR 40 REC 445 YDS 11.1 AVG 48 LNG
The Rice Owls have shown signs of life and most of their losses are coming off tough competition. Despite being favorites last time out but turnovers did them in. On offense, their running attack showed promise. They got a touch under 150 yards total and dominated the time of possession. Running back Aston Walter accounted for 109 yards and a touchdown against UTSA. He will be the player to watch once more against the Golden Eagles. Quarterback Wiley Green needs to do a better job as well. He completed 11 of 18 passes for 135 yards, a touchdown, and interception in their last outing.
Players to watch: W. Green QB 63 CMP 116 ATT 683 YDS 54.3 CMP% 5.9 AVG 55 LNG 3 TD 1 INT; A. Walter RB 110 ATT 504 YDS 4.6 AVG 64 LNG; C. Booker RB 53 ATT 160 YDS 3 AVG 16 LNG; B. Rozner WR 32 REC 479 YDS 15 AVG 55 LNG; A. Trammel WR 37 REC 472 YDS 12.8 AVG 45 LNG
Southern Miss Golden Eagles vs Rice Owls Betting Numbers
Southern Miss Golden Eagles
Southern Miss is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Rice’s last 6 games.
Southern Miss Golden Eagles vs Rice Owls Betting Picks
Legal online wagering picks the Southern Miss Golden Eagles to prevail over Rice Owls this weekend. The Golden Eagles are predicted to win 31.8-14.6, covering the spread and total going under.