Georgia Southern vs Georgia State Prediction NCAAF 10/26
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- Oct 26, 2023, 6:52:24 AM
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NCAAF Predictions: Georgia State Panthers vs. Georgia Southern Eagles
The highly anticipated clash between the Georgia State Panthers and the Georgia Southern Eagles is set to electrify college football fans. In this in-depth analysis, we will assess the strengths and weaknesses of both teams, evaluating their offensive and defensive capabilities.
The showdown is scheduled for October 26, 2023, at 4:30 PM, taking place at Allen E. Paulson Stadium in Statesboro, GA. The game will be televised on ESPN2, with the weather forecast indicating favorable conditions at 73 degrees. Georgia Southern is slightly favored with a -1.0 point spread, and the over/under stands at 63 points.
Georgia State Panthers
The Georgia State Panthers have had a strong season, boasting a 6-1 record with a 3-1 conference standing. Their quarterback, D. Grainger, has accumulated 1,632 passing yards, 10 touchdowns, and just 2 interceptions. The Panthers are eager to continue their success and make a statement in the conference.
In the rushing game, M. Carroll has been a standout, amassing 852 yards on 169 carries and scoring 10 touchdowns. R. Lewis leads the receiving corps with 561 yards and 5 touchdowns.
The Georgia State Panthers have averaged 410.6 total yards per game, with 233.6 passing yards and 177.0 rushing yards. On the defensive front, they've allowed 394.3 total yards, including 275.4 passing yards and 118.9 rushing yards.
Georgia State is coming off a close win against UL Lafayette and a convincing victory over Marshall. However, their only loss this season was against Troy. They aim to maintain their strong form as they face Georgia Southern and look to secure a significant conference win.
Georgia Southern Eagles
The Georgia Southern Eagles enter the game with a 5-2 overall record and a 2-1 conference standing. Their quarterback, D. Brin, has thrown for 2,122 yards, 14 touchdowns, but has 11 interceptions. The Eagles are determined to continue their winning streak in conference play and make a push for the top spot.
J. White has been the leading rusher for the Eagles with 475 yards on 81 carries and 5 touchdowns. K. Hood has been the top receiver with 590 yards and 3 touchdowns.
The Georgia Southern Eagles have averaged 449.0 total yards per game, with 318.7 passing yards and 130.3 rushing yards. Defensively, they've allowed 373.6 total yards, with 251.7 passing yards and 121.9 rushing yards.
Georgia Southern is coming off a recent win against UL Monroe, but they faced a tough loss to James Madison. The Eagles have demonstrated their ability to secure victories in conference play, and they are poised for a competitive matchup against Georgia State.
Based on the teams' performances and the upcoming home advantage for Georgia Southern, we predict that the Eagles will secure the win. While both teams are strong, Georgia Southern's recent success and their home field advantage provide them with an edge in this matchup.
With a dynamic offense and the home crowd behind them, Georgia Southern is well-positioned to secure a significant victory against Georgia State. The battle promises to be fierce, but the Eagles have the elements in their favor to come out on top.
Don't miss the thrilling encounter between the Georgia State Panthers and the Georgia Southern Eagles on October 26, 2023, at Allen E. Paulson Stadium. With Georgia Southern favored to win, it's a game that promises excitement and pivotal conference implications.
Pick: Georgia Southern ML +110