UCF Knights vs Temple Owls 10/26/2019 Picks, Odds and Game Analysis
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
UCF Knights vs Temple Owls 10/26/2019 – UCF Knights are all set to kick-off against Temple Owls from Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday for their week nine of college football. Both teams will clash in the American Athletic Conference and both are holding the same 5-2 record on the season. This could be a tough call since UCF and Temple won two of their conference games. College football betting has gone way beyond with fans placing wagers on this game.
UCF Knights vs Temple Owls 10/26/2019
If there is one team that has an incredible offense, it has to be UCF Knights. With an average of 44.8 points per game, the Knights have been pushing their offense to the test. From the defensive end, they have hardly given up half their batting average by holding just 20.7 points per game. The Knights have great potential this year if they use their offense well. However, they still need to get past Cincinnati Bearcats, who leads the American East.
Players to watch D. Gabriel QB (121 CMP 201 ATT 2000 YDS 60.2 CMP% 9.9 AVG 74 LNG 17 TD 5 INT), G. McCrae RB (72 ATT 401 YDS 5.6 AVG 73 LNG 6 TD), A. Killins Jr. RB (47 ATT 335 YDS 7.1 AVG 75 LNG 4 TD), G. Davis WR (47 REC 833 YDS 17.7 AVG 73 LNG 10 TD), T. Nixon WR (28 REC 469 YDS 16.8 AVG 53 LNG 4 TD).
Temple Owls declined against SMU Mustangs in their last game with a final score of 45-21. The Owls also scraped through a close victory against Memphis with a final score of 30-28. If the Owls are able to improve their offense or defense, they are most likely to benefit in the upcoming games. Temple is scoring an average of 29.8 points per game and the defense is surrendering 19 points per game. It turns out that online sportsbooks are backing the Owls to win this game.
Players to watch: A. Russo QB (147 CMP 250 ATT 1674 YDS 58.8 CMP% 6.7 AVG 79 LNG 14 TD 6 INT), R. Davis RB (123 ATT 629 YDS 5.1 AVG 45 LNG 5 TD), J. Gardner RB (90 ATT 392 YDS 4.4 AVG 36 LNG 4 TD), J. Blue WR (42 REC 529 YDS 12.6 AVG 79 LNG 2 TD).
UCF Knights vs Temple Owls Betting Numbers
Central Florida is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Temple Owls Betting Numbers
Temple is 12-6 ATS in their last 18 games.
UCF Knights vs Temple Owls Betting Picks
The Knights might have a stronger offense, but the odds are not in favor of them this week. Temple Owls are known for their surprises and this could be an upset for the Knights. The predicted score is 24 against 21.