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Texas Tech Red Raiders vs West Virginia Mountaineers 11/09/2019 Picks, Predictions and Previews

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Texas Tech Red Raiders vs West Virginia Mountaineers 11-09-2019 Picks Predictions and Previews

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs West Virginia Mountaineers 11/09/2019 – Two teams desperate for a win meet this Saturday in Morgantown. The Texas Tech Red Raiders visit the West Virginia Mountaineers, both teams toting a 1-4 record in the conference. Football betting lines favor the Red Raiders to prevail over the Mountaineers in this battle of Big 12 heavyweights. The Red Raiders are coming off a loss to Kansas while the Mountaineers also fell to Baylor last week. In their last meeting, West Virginia prevailed over Texas Tech, 42-34.

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs West Virginia Mountaineers 11/09/2019

When: Saturday, November 9, 2019, 12:00 PM ET
Where: Milan Puskar Stadium, Morgantown, West Virginia
TV: ESPN2
Stream: SofaScore

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs West Virginia Mountaineers 11/09/2019

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Raiders -1 (-115 60 o (-110) -117
Mountaineers +1 (-105) 60 u (-110) +103
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Texas Tech Red Raiders

Texas Tech needs to find a way to smoothen its offense if it wants to end its losing spell. They are coming off a bye week and adjustments are expected to be made against West Virginia. The Red Raiders have shown some improvement compared to last year’s performance. They are averaging 173 rushing yards per game on 289 attempts this season. Texas Tech Red Raiders has also improved to 4.8 yards per carry this season compared to just 3.6 last year. QB Jett Duffey needs to replicate his performance against outing for the Red Raiders. He completed 23 of 34 passes for 271 yards and three touchdowns last time out. He needs to get players like SaRodorick Thompson and T.J. Vasher involved if they are to come out with a win.

Players to watch: J. Duffey QB  132 CMP 193 ATT 1,420 YDS 68.4 CMP% 7.4 AVG 79 LNG 9 TD 2 INT; S. Thompson RB 106 ATT 549 YDS 5.2 AVG 58 LNG; A. Shyne RB  65 ATT 374 YDS 5.8 AVG 69 LNG; T.J. Vashner WR 37 REC 473 YDS 12.8 AVG 39 LNG; R.J. Turner WR 28 REC 314 YDS 11.2 AVG 79 LNG

West Virginia Mountaineers

West Virginia is also looking to end its four-game losing streak with a win over the Red Raiders. They did make a good account of themselves against Baylor but need to push themselves more. QB Austin Kendall needs to come up with a great performance against the Red Raiders. Kendall has completed 61.7-percent of his passes for 1,634 yards and 12 touchdowns with eight interceptions in eight starts. He needs to connect with T.J. Simmons and Kennedy McKoy if they have plans of pulling the rug from under Texas Tech.

Players to watch: A. Kendall QB 161 CMP 261 ATT 1,634 YDS 61.7 CMP% 6.3 AVG 83 LNG 12 TD 8 INT; L. Brown RB 60 ATT 211 YDS 3.5 AVG 30 LNG; K. McKoy RB 71 ATT 207 YDS 2.9 AVG 23 LNG; T.J. Simmons WR 31 REC 409 YDS 13.2 AVG 44 LNG; S. James WR 44 REC 400 YDS 9.1 AVG 51 LNG

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs West Virginia Mountaineers Betting Numbers

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Texas Tech Red Raiders

Raiders are 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas Tech’s last 5 games.
Texas Tech is 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Raiders are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games against West Virginia.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Texas Tech’s last 6 games this season.

West Virginia Mountaineers

Mountaineers are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of West Virginia’s last 6 games.
West Virginia is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
Mountaineers are 2-5 SU in their last 7 games this season.
West Virginia is 1-6 SU in their last 7 games against an opponent in the Big 12 conference.

Texas Tech Red Raiders vs West Virginia Mountaineers Betting Picks

College football picks and parlays favor the Texas Tech Red Raiders to prevail over the West Virginia Mountaineers this weekend. The Red Raiders are predicted to win via a score of 31.8-22.4 covering the spread and total going under.