Check out our free Mean Green vs Tigers pick and preview for NCAAF week 4 game in Memphis. See who we like to win and cover the spread in this week’s NCAAF matchup.
Mean Green vs Tigers Pick & Preview: NCAAF Week 4 Betting Odds
On Saturday, September 24th at 3:30 PM ET, the Memphis Tigers and North Texas Mean Green at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium in Memphis, TN. ESPN+ will carry the TV coverage for the game. In a non-conference showdown, the Tigers are 12.5 point favorites at home. The over-under point total is currently set at 68.5.
Mean Green vs Tigers Matchup at a Glance
- Sport: NCAAF
- Teams: North Texas Mean Green at Memphis Tigers
- Where: Memphis at Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium
- Date: Saturday, September 24th
- Betting Odds:
- MPHS -12.5, NTX +343 | MPHS -476 O/U 68.5
Mean Green Preview:
The Mean Green take on the Memphis Tigers with a Conference USA record of 1-0 while going 2-2 overall.
North Texas is coming off a 31 loss to UNLV by a score of 58-27. The Mean Green entered the game as 2.5 point road underdogs, making this an ATS loss. The two team’s combined to score 85 points, surpassing the over-under betting line of 62.5. In the win, the team’s defense gave up a total of 576 yards, with 365 coming on the ground. So far, the team is ranked 147th in rush yards allowed per game. Currently, North Texas is ranked 177th in passing yards allowed and is coming off a game in which they gave up 211 yards through the air.
The Mean Green head into the game with the 79th ranked scoring offense at 31.75 points per game. Currently, they have scored a majority of their touchdowns through the air, with 9 receiving touchdowns compared to 6 rushing scores. On the ground, North Texas hands the ball off an average of 43.75 times per game, leading to an average of 220.5 yards per contest. This output places them 26th in college football. Heading into the game, the Mean Green will be looking to turn things around in the passing game, as their per game average of 255.0 yards places them 73rd in the NCAA. So far, they are the 125th ranked team in attempts per contest (29.25).
As the Tigers travel to take on the North Texas Mean Green, they have an overall record of 2-1. This includes going 1-0 in American Athletic action.
Last week, Memphis beat Arkansas State by a score of 44-32. Leading into the matchup, the Tigers were 14.5 point underdogs. The two team’s combined to score 76 points, surpassing the over-under betting line of 64.0. In the loss, the team’s defense gave up a total of 370 yards, with 95 coming on the ground. So far, the team is ranked 73rd in rush yards allowed per game. Currently, Memphis is ranked 145th in passing yards allowed and is coming off a game in which they gave up 275 yards through the air.
On offense, the Tigers are averaging 34.67 points per game, good for 62nd in the NCAA. So far, a majority of their touchdowns have come on the ground, as they have rushed for 7, while throwing for 6. When looking at the team’s performance in the run game, they are currently 114th in yards per game at 135.67. On average, they hand the ball off 32.67 times per contest. In the passing game, the Tigers will look to continue their strong play, as they are the 24th ranked team in pass yards per game at, 313.33. So far, they are 111st in pass attempts, at 31.0 per game.
Odds & Free Betting Analysis for this NCAFF Game
In terms of betting, the Mean Green have an ATS record of 1-2-0. Their current over-under record sits at 1-2-0. When looking at their past 5 road matchups, North Texas has an ATS record of 3-2-0 while averaging 31.8 per game. The team went 3-2-0 overall in these games.
In terms of betting, the Tigers have an ATS record of 1-2-0. Their current over-under record sits at 3-0-0. Memphis has played well in their previous 5 home games, going 4-1-0 straight up. In this stretch, they averaged 33.8 points per game while allowing 26.4. The team’s also performed well vs the spread at 2-3-0.
Mean Green vs Tigers Pick
Free Spread Prediction: North Texas Mean Green 12.5
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