At 2:00 ET, the Panthers and Monarchs meet up at S.B. Ballard Stadium for a week 13 NCAAF matchup. The action will be broadcast on ESPN+, and it’s all happening on Saturday, November 25th. The odds for this week 13 Sun Belt matchup have the Monarchs as the 2.5 point favorites at home. Will the Monarchs pull this one out? Find out how I see this game playing out on Saturday.
GEORGIA STATE PANTHERS VS OLD DOMINION MONARCHS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Georgia State Panthers +2.5
This game will be played at S.B. Ballard Stadium at 2:00 ET on Saturday, November 25th.
WHY BET THE GEORGIA STATE PANTHERS:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 28-26 in favor of Old Dominion.
- Even though we have Old Dominion winning straight-up, we like Georgia State at +2.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 54.5 points, and we like the under with a projected 54 points.
Will the Panthers Make it Happen on the Road?
The Georgia State Panthers take on the Old Dominion with a 6-5 record, including 3-2 on the road and 2-3 at home.
So far, Georgia State has been favored five times and the underdog in four games. This has led to an ATS record of 5-5 and an average scoring differential of -5.4.
This season, Georgia State has posted an over/under record of 4-6 through 11 games. On average their games have combined for 57.2 points.
Georgia State’s rushing attack is ranked 29th in college football with 423 rushing attempts per game. This has translated into an average of 178.5 rushing yards per game, placing them 39th nationally. On average, they are attempting 28.1 passes per game leading to 201.1 passing yards per contest. In terms of scoring, they hold the 62nd position, averaging 25.9 points per game.
On defense, Georgia State comes into the game ranked 32nd in passing yards per game. Opponents are throwing the ball an average of 33.7 times per contest vs. the Panthers. Overall, they are giving up 31.3 points per game, which is 133rd in college football. Against the run, they are 79th in the NCAA in rushing yards allowed.
Will the Monarchs Find a Way to Win at Home?
With a 5-6 record, the Old Dominion Monarchs take on Georgia State. Their road record so far is (2-4) and at home (3-2).
Old Dominion’s average scoring differential for the season is -3.7 leading to an ATS mark of 7-4. The Monarchs have been favored two times and the underdog in nine games
Old Dominion has put together an over/under record of 5-6 throughout this season. The average combined score in their games has been 49.2 points, and the standard over/under line has stood at 53.7 points.
Old Dominion’s rushing attack is ranked 41st in college football with 406 rushing attempts per game. This has translated into an average of 154.3 rushing yards per game, placing them 71st nationally. On average, they are attempting 27.8 passes per game leading to 200.1 passing yards per contest. In terms of scoring, they hold the 77th position, averaging 22.7 points per game.
Defensively, the Monarchs defense has come up with 15 sacks this season and are 1st in quarterback hurries. Overall, they are allowing 26.5 points per contest (104th). Against the pass, they are 131st in the NCAA, having allowed 241.5 passing yards allowed per game. Old Dominion is giving up 152.5 rushing yards per contest.