College football gambling fans will see both teams play their second Sun Belt Conference game against the NCAA odds after winning their league openers. The Middle Tennessee State Blue Raiders have a college football gambling record of 3-1 both straight up and against the NCAA odds.
Last week the Blue Raiders scored a college football gambling win and cover at North Texas 37-21 as 6-point road chalks. Middle Tennessee State quarterback Dwight Dasher was a major factor in the college football gambling payoff as he threw for 269 yards and 1 touchdown.
The Blue Raiders defense picked off 3 passes including 2 by Kevin Brown and also recovered 2 fumbles. The Blue Raiders are 2-1 against the spread on the road this year and have gone over the college football gambling total in 3 out of 4 games.
The Troy Trojans have a college football gambling record of 2-2 both straight up and against the spread. Tory is an even 2-2 against the college football gambling over/under board.
The Trojans won and covered their only previous college football gambling home game on September 19 in a 27-14 decision against Alabama Birmingham as 6-point chalks. Troy’s last game was on September 26 in their Sun Belt Conference opener which they won at Arkansas State 30-27 as 2.5-point dogs.
Quarterback Levi Brown had a phenomenal performance for Troy as he threw for 355 yards and 2 touchdowns including the game winner to Cornelius Williams on an 8-yarder midway through the 4th quarter. Troy outgained Arkansas State 507-305 and held a 29-13 first down advantage.
The problem for the Trojans was 3 lost fumbles and 11 penalties for 72 yards. Middle Tennessee State has lost just 3 out of their last 12 against the spread when coming off a point spread cover. They have gotten the cash in just 2 out of their last 11 Sun Belt Conference games.
Troy is 13-5 against the spread following a straight up win. Troy has gotten the cash in 4 out of the last 5 head to head meetings in this series and the 2 teams have gone under the total in their last 4 matchups.