Utah State vs. Hawaii Total Pick
Will Utah State be able to take its hot streak on the road when the Aggies face Hawaii on Saturday night at Midnight?
Game Snapshot & Odds
Saturday, November 3, 2018
Midnight ET – Aloha Stadium
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Public Betting Trends
According to oddsmakers at BetNow.eu, Utah State is favored on the road in this game, as the Aggies are getting odds of -18 points against Hawaii. The over/under total for the game is listed at 70.5 points. The public betting for this game currently has 86 percent going on Utah State on the road. This information is subject to change, however, so be sure to check out our College Football Public Betting Page for updated figures on the game.
Aggies crack AP top 25
Utah State is arguably the hottest 1-loss team in the nation right now, as they have won seven straight since a loss to Michigan State in the season opener. Utah State is coming off a 61-19 win over New Mexico last weekend to move to 7-1 on the season and 4-0 in the Mountain West. The Aggies are 7-1 against the spread and 7-1 with the over.
Utah State has a dominant offense that is putting up 49.4 yards and 471.3 yards per game. Quarterback Jordan Love has thrown for 2,058 yards and 18 touchdowns with just four interceptions. On the ground, Darwin Thompson and Gerold Bright have combined for 1,074 rushing yards and 14 touchdowns. Defensively, Utah State is allowing 22.3 points and 352.1 yards per game. Their pass defense is holding opponents to just 196.6 yards per contest.
Hawaii in a funk
The Hawaii Warriors are on a three-game losing streak right now following a 50-20 loss at Fresno State last weekend. Hawaii is now 6-4 overall, 3-2 in the Mountain West Conference, 3-6-1 against the spread and 6-4 with the over.
Hawaii has an offense putting up 33.4 points and 433.5 yards per game this season. They are averaging over 300 passing yards per contest. Quarterback Cole McDonald has thrown for 2,832 yards and 30 touchdowns with just four interceptions. John Ursua has caught 76 passes for 1,083 yards and 14 touchdowns. The leading rusher is Dayton Furuta, who has 436 yards and two scores. Defensively, the Warriors have given up 34.6 points and 439.2 yards per game. Their run defense is allowing 182 yards per contest.
College Football Betting Trends
Utah State has hit the over in seven of its last eight following a win of more than 20 points and in seven of their last nine road games.
Hawaii has hit the under in eight of their last 11 conference games and in seven of their last nine games following a loss.
Utah State is going to put up a lot of points in this game. The Aggies have an offense that the Warriors aren’t ready to deal with. Hawaii hasn’t done as well on offense on the road, but the Warriors are certainly capable of scoring at home. Utah State doesn’t win with defense, it wins with offense. Look for this game to be a shootout with plenty of game-breaking plays.
College Football Prediction: Utah State/Hawaii Over 70.5