Temple Owls vs SMU Mustangs 10/19/19 NCAAF Odds, Picks and Preview
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Temple Owls vs SMU Mustangs 10/19/19- Week 8 of college football is all set to take place at Gerald J. Ford Stadium, where Temple Owls will kick-off against SMU Mustangs. Temple Owls played some impressive football against Maryland and Memphis. The Owls were good enough to best the top 25 ranked teams. However, it’s time for them to take on the Mustangs at their home ground. SMU is holding an unbeaten record on the season and they are ranked at No. 19. The Mustangs managed to hold the top spot in AAC play and are all set to take on the Owls in this game.
Temple Owls vs SMU Mustangs 10/19/19
Temple Owls are ranked at No. 22 and they have played well this year with their only loss against Buffalo. Betting sites are on the side of the Owls as they have great potential in this game. The owls have taken out big teams on the league and quarterback Anthony Russo seems to be doing a fair job in passing. Overall, the Owls have an equal balance with their defense and offensive game. Against the Bulls, they struggled to score more than 22 points, but the entire loss was a shocker for the Owls fans.
Players to watch: Anthony Russo QB (129 CMP 218 ATT 1503 YDS 59.2 CMP% 6.9 AVG 79 LNG 13 TD 6 INT), Re’Mahn Davis RB (107 ATT 575 YDS 5.4 AVG 45 LNG 4 TD), Jager Gardner RB (83 ATT 375 YDS 4.5 AVG 36 LNG 4 TD), Jadan Blue WR (39 REC 479 YDS 12.3 AVG 79 LNG 2 TD), Branden Mack WR (35 REC 460 YDS 13.1 AVG 38 LNG 3 TD).
Southern Methodist Mustangs
SMU Mustangs are yet to face defeat this year. The Mustangs played well against TCU, South Florida and Tulsa. Based on their performance, the Mustangs seem to be having a great offensive game. However, their defense has given up a good amount of points to their opponents. Against TCU, they settled with a final score of 41-38 and with Tulsa they finished with 43-37. SMU will be facing a team this week with a stronger defense.
Players to watch: Shane Buechele QB (132 CMP 197 ATT 1665 YDS 67 CMP% 8.5 AVG 58 LNG 12 TD 5 INT), Xavier Jones RB (114 ATT 646 YDS 5.7 AVG 51 LNG 12 TD) Ke’Mon Freeman RB (70 ATT 237 YDS 3.4 AVG 20 LNG 3 TD) Reggie Roberson Jr. WR (34 REC 545 YDS 16 AVG 51 LNG 3 TD) James Proche WR (45 REC 529 YDS 11.8 AVG 39 LNG 7 TD).
Temple Owls vs Southern Methodist Mustangs Betting Trends
Temple is 12-5 ATS in its last 17 games
Southern Methodist Mustangs
Mustangs is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Temple Owls vs Southern Methodist Mustangs Betting Picks
Temple Owls will prevail in this game with the help of the defensive unit. Online betting is already taking place as the Owls will have the upper hand in this match adding an advantage to their home record. The predicted score is 34 against 31.