North Texas at Liberty 9/22/18 - NCAA Football Picks & Predictions
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North Texas Mean Green vs. Liberty Flames
CFB: 6:00 PM EST
Sep. 22, 2018
Latest Odds : UNT -14 Total 66
North Texas is unbeaten on the season and that includes the last outing against Arkansas a game that the Mean Green were paid a million bucks to play and was supposed to be a push over for the Razorbacks. The Mean Green would like to continue to pick up the wins on the year and playing against the Flames that is something that could be easy for the team to do.
The Flames are coming into the game with a 1-1 record on the season so far. The Flames have picked up 1 win on the year and a loss as well. However, for this being the Flames first season in FBS they are doing really well compared to what some of the other teams have done when they came in at first for the teams.
The Mean Green has been able to average a total of 504 yards a game on the offense. This has come from 398 yards in the air and 105 yards on the ground. The Mean Green have average a total of 50 points a game. The Flames offense is getting 504 yards a game. With that 330 have come in the yard and 174 yards have come on the ground. The Flames are averaging 33 points a game.
The defense for the Flames is giving up a total of 405 yards a game, which is broken down to 116 yards passing and 289 yards on the ground. The Flames are giving up a total of 24 points a game. The Mean Green on the defensive side of the ball giving up 296 yards a game on the defense, which is broken down to 204 yards in the air and 92 on the ground. The Mean Green is giving up 18 points a game.
Recent Betting Trends:
Mean Green are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 vs. INDEP.
Flames are 9-2 ATS in their last 11 games on fieldturf.
Under is 5-1 in Mean Green last 6 games overall.
Free Betting Pick: Liberty Flames +14
The Mean Green have been nearly unstoppable on the offensive side of the ball, just like the Flames. The difference in this game is the Mean Green defense has stepped up quite a bit on the year as well. However, the Flames defense, is playing only slightly worse than the Mean Green defense and that slight difference will be the difference here as the Mean Green continue to be unbeaten. Final Score Prediction, North Texas wins but fall short ATS 52-42.