Texas A&M Aggies (1-0) vs. Miami-FL Hurricanes (1-0)
Texas A&M Aggies vs. Miami-FL Hurricanes 9/9/2023 – As college football fever escalates, two unbeaten teams, the Texas A&M Aggies (1-1) and Miami-FL Hurricanes (1-0), are set to meet in what should be an exciting showdown. Both squads have started the year strong so this match-up draws much anticipation among both fans and bettors alike. Let’s take an in-depth look at both teams and their key players before analyzing odds and breaking down recent betting trends to help make an informed pick in this highly anticipated battle.
Amari Daniels at running back has shown promise for the Aggies with 51 rushing yards on seven attempts, averaging an impressive 7.3 yards per carry average. Evan Stewart boasts 8 receptions for 115 yards with two touchdown catches under his belt; their partnership brings both speed and skill necessary to defeat Miami’s defense.
In week 2 college football picks, Henry Parrish of Miami has proven to be an impressive running back, amassing 90 yards on 9 attempts with an astounding average of 10 yards per carry, and Colbie Young has also excelled as an impressive wide receiver, collecting 79 receiving yards on 4 receptions – both providing versatility to their offense that may challenge Aggie defenses.
Texas A&M Aggies vs. Miami-FL Hurricanes Game Info
|When:||Saturday, September 9, 2023 at 3:30 PM ET|
|Where:||Hard Rock Stadium|
Conner Weigman QB vs. Tyler Van Dyke QB
Conner Weigman, Texas A&M’s starting quarterback, has made an outstanding first impression with an exceptional opening performance that showcases his talent. Completing 18 out of 23 passes for 236 passing yards with an astounding 78.3% completion rate; his 10.3 yards per pass attempt and 5 touchdown throws demonstrate an aggressive mindset while a passer rating of 236.2 suggests effectiveness while mitigating risks; coaches dream of having such an asset in their quarterback position!
On the other side, Tyler Van Dyke has proven he should not be overlooked, with an impressive completion rate of 77.35% from 17 out of 22 attempts and a successful pass rate of 77.3% overall from 17 completed passes out of 22 attempted. While Van Dyke only accumulated 201 yards overall and one passing touchdown and an interception, his stats are commendable and maintain an admirable passer rating of 159.99; if weigman takes more risks in order to score points. While both quarterbacks offer high completion percentages, that could make all the difference in such a closely-contested matchup!
NCAAF Odds/Point Spread: Texas A&M Aggies -190, Total Odds: 51
Texas A&M currently leads betting odds, boasting a spread of -4 and moneyline of -190; Miami-FL’s spread stands at +4 (-110) with moneyline at +165 and over/under of 51 set at a price of -110.
Texas A&M Aggies Betting Trends
The Aggies have had an inconsistent run, going 3-6 in their last nine games SU and going winless on the road in that span – going winless against Atlantic Coast Conference competition as well. Yet despite suffering losses against these opponents, the Aggies still managed to cover the spread a remarkable six times out of eight (60%) with some even beating expectations when taking on those from that conference.
Miami-FL Hurricanes Betting Trends
Miami-FL has underperformed market expectations over their last 12 games, posting two wins ATS, six home losses and one against opponents from the Southeastern conference (going 0-5) – although their Week 2 performances were excellent with an 8-1 SU record against opponents in Week 1. Nevertheless, their resilience can be seen with their 8-1 record against these Southeastern opponents during Week 2.
Texas A&M Aggies vs. Miami-FL Hurricanes 9/9/2023 Betting Picks
After considering key players, recent performance, betting trends and odds, my pick would be Texas A&M to cover the spread. Their strength in quarterback position coupled with recent ATS performance against Atlantic Coast teams gives them an edge; Miami’s underwhelming ATS record particularly at home and against SEC teams make them less desirable as an option.
In free sports picks, both teams possess the firepower to score, with Texas A&M’s superior quarterback play and favorable betting trends giving them an edge in this matchup. Texas A&M should win and cover the 4-point spread, further solidifying themselves as one of the premier contenders this season.
Free Pick and Prediction: Texas A&M 28 – Miami-FL 21