New Mexico State vs. Bowling Green Prediction, Preview, and Odds - 12-26-2022It’s a battle of. 500 teams as bowl season rolls on when one of the nation’s lone remaining independent programs takes on a member of the MAC in the Motor City. The New Mexico State Aggies make the trip to face the Bowling Green Falcons in the Quick Lane Bowl on Monday afternoon. New Mexico State finished the regular season 6-6: they flattened FCS program Valparaiso 65-3 at home in their regular season finale December 3, covering the line as a 31. 5-point favorite. Bowling Green ended the regular season 6-6 as they were flattened 38-14 by Ohio on the road in their finale November 22 as a 5. 5-point underdog. This marks the first time that the two programs have met as FBS opponents on the gridiron.
Diego Pavia is 84 of 161 for 1, 236 yards with 11 touchdowns against five interceptions while adding 443 yards and six scores on the ground. Star Thomas leads the team with 99 carries for 477 yards plus five scores on the ground this season. Jamoni Jones (102 carries, 368 yards, six TD) and Tim Gans (26 carries, 127 yards, TD) are also in the mix for the Aggies. Justice Powers has 19 catches for a team-leading 398 yards plus a score.
The Falcons ended the year 6-6 overall and finished tied for second in the MAC East with a 5-3 conference mark. Against Ohio, Bowling Green led 7-0 after the opening quarter before getting outscored 28-0 in the second quarter to trail 28-7 at the half. The Falcons actually gave up 38 unanswered points before getting on the board again with 2:24 to play in the contest. Bowling Green was beaten 384-279 in total offense, gave up 21 first downs while picking up 14, was drubbed 36:19 to 23:41 in time of possession, and committed four turnovers while failing to record a takeaway in the contest. On the season, the Falcons are 59th in passing offense as they average 236. 8 yards per game through the air while they are 121st in rushing offense with an average of 100.
3 yards per game while they are 66th in rushing offense with 155. 5 yards per contest. New Mexico State stands 81st in the FBS in scoring offense as they put up an average of 25. 6 points per game while they are 53rd in scoring defense by allowing 24. 3 points per contest. Gavin Frakes is 55 of 110 passing for 736 yards with four touchdowns and seven interceptions along with 143 rushing yards plus two scores.
New Mexico State vs. Bowling Green prediction, pick, Quick Lane Bowl odds, watch live stream, TV channelA pair of programs on the rise will be featured in the Quick Lane Bowl as New Mexico State and Bowling Green clash at Ford Field in Detroit to kick off the post-Christmas slate. Neither program has played in a bowl game since 2017, making this a big moment for both teams. The Aggies needed a late waiver to become bowl eligible after their game against San Jose State was cancelled in October and replaced with a second FCS opponent. Luckily for them, the waiver cleared NMSU for a bowl after it won five of its last six games. Bowling Green also had a brutal 1-3 start after a seven-overtime nonconference loss to FCS Eastern Kentucky.
8 yards per contest. Bowling Green is a dismal 97th in the FBS in scoring offense with 23. 8 points per game while they are 116th in scoring defense by allowing 33. 2 points per contest. Matt McDonald has completed 230 of 375 passes for 2, 639 yards with 22 touchdowns and eight interceptions. Camden Orth is 20 of 35 passing for 187 yards with two touchdowns and two interceptions on the books. The run game has been abysmal with Jamal Johnson ranking second on the team with 51 carries for 235 yards plus two scores.
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Kordell David (19 grabs, 289 yards, four TD), Jonathan Brady (19 receptions, 267 yards, three TD) and Bryce Childress (15 catches, 211 yards, TD) each have gone over the 200-yard receiving yard mark this season. Brett Money has hit all 11 extra point attempts and is one of two on field goal attempts with a long of while Ethan Albertson is 27 of 28 on extra points and six of nine on field goal attempts with a long of 45 this season. Bowling Green Falcons Seek Bowl VictoryBowling Green started the year 2-4, won four of five to become bowl eligible, and then got waxed in the finale against Ohio.
This marks the first bowl game for New Mexico State since 2017 while Bowling Green is bowling for the first time since 2015. New Mexico State has the edge when it comes to the defensive side of the ball but both offenses have had issues with turning the ball over. Bowling Green committed 21 turnovers this season while forcing 22 takeaways while New Mexico State committed 18 turnovers while forcing just 12. There weren’t many players entering the transfer portal on either side so that shouldn’t be much of a factor. At the end of the day, Bowling Green has a better quarterback and the experience factor going for them.
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The Aggies led 35-3 at the half and poured it on in the second half: quarterback Diego Pavia threw for 323 yards and four scores despite completing only nine passes. New Mexico State rolled up a 621-188 advantage in total offense and picked up 20 first downs while allowing 15 in the win. The big play strikes overshadowed that the Aggies committed the game’s only turnover while getting demolished 40:09 to 19:51 in time of possession in the contest. For the year, the Aggies are 120th in the nation in passing offense with 169.
I just won $14, 619 in parlay tickets in the month of November. Don't miss out on another big payday! Click here to get a month of my parlays for only $50 (normally $100)! New Mexico State Aggies Looking to Close Season StrongNew Mexico State started the year 1-5 but won five of their final six games to finish the year at. 500 and earn a bowl bid for the first time since 2017. The Aggies are 6-6 on the season with their signature win a 49-14 road demolition of Liberty. Against Valparaiso, New Mexico State bolted to a 21-0 lead after the opening quarter and wasn’t challenged the rest of the way.
Take the Falcons in this contest as they earn the win. Prediction: Bowling Green Falcons -3. 5 Full-Game Total Pick New Mexico State split their 12 games in relation to the total this season. The Aggies have recorded four straight overs heading into this game though none of those games had a posted total higher than 55 points. Bowling Green has seen the over post a 7-4-1 mark in their 12 games on the year. The Falcons saw the under go 4-2-1 in their last seven games. With that said, Bowling Green has seen the over hit in each of their last five bowl games, each of their last four non-conference games and in six of their last seven neutral site games. New Mexico State has seen the over go 9-1 in their last 10 after a straight up win by at least 20 points.
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With weather being a nonfactor in this game, look for the over to hit. Prediction: Over 48 Written By Chris King, "Chris King" Chris King has been immersed in the world of professional and collegiate sports for more than three decades. Whether it's playing pickup games or being involved in organized sports to being a fan, he's checked all the boxes. From the NFL to arena football, the NHL to the KHL, the NBA to the WNBA to college hoops, and even MLB to the KBO. If it's out there, he's covered it and bet on it as well, as Chris has been an expert bettor in his career.
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Jaison Patterson (129 carries, team-high 560 yards, two TD), Ta’ron Keith (41 carries, 187 yards TD) and Nick Mosley (23 carries, 92 yards) have also seen action. In the passing game, Odieu Hiliare leads the team with 54 receptions for 704 yards plus six scores this season. Tight end Christian Sims (41 catches, 402 yards, two TD), Tyrone Broden (30 grabs, 473 yards, six TD) and CJ Lewis (26 catches, 352 yards, two TD) have all cracked the 300-yard mark in receiving yards on the year. Mason Lawler has hit all 32 extra point attempts and 10 of 13 field goal attempts with a long of 45 this season. Best Bets for this Game Full-Game Side Bet Insiders Status: Rating: Both teams started the year slow before rebounding in the second half of the year to reach bowl eligibility this season.
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