Florida Atlantic vs UTEP Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NCAAF, Week 8

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The Florida Atlantic Owls (4-5) visit Sun Bowl Stadium to take on the UTEP Miners (4-5) on Oct. 22. Kickoff is scheduled for 4:00pm EDT in El Paso.

are betting favorites in Week 8, with the spread sitting at ().

The Over/Under for Florida Atlantic vs. UTEP is total points.

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Florida Atlantic vs. UTEP Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 8

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Florida Atlantic vs UTEP Prediction for Week 8

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts Florida Atlantic will win this game with 58.1% confidence.

Florida Atlantic vs UTEP Spread Prediction for Week 8

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts UTEP will cover the spread with 76.3% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both Florida Atlantic and UTEP, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


  • Florida Atlantic has hit the Game Total Under in 12 of their last 18 games (+5.40 Units / 27% ROI)
  • Florida Atlantic has hit the 1Q Game Total Over in 9 of their last 15 games (+4.15 Units / 23% ROI)
  • Florida Atlantic has hit the 1Q Moneyline in 7 of their last 11 games (+3.88 Units / 24% ROI)
  • Florida Atlantic have covered the 1H Spread in 5 of their last 7 games (+2.80 Units / 36% ROI)
  • Florida Atlantic has hit the 1H Game Total Over in 3 of their last 4 away games (+1.85 Units / 43% ROI)
  • UTEP has hit the Moneyline in 6 of their last 8 games at home (+9.30 Units / 49% ROI)
  • UTEP have covered the 1H Spread in 11 of their last 16 games (+5.30 Units / 30% ROI)
  • UTEP has hit the 1H Game Total Over in 7 of their last 10 games (+4.80 Units / 44% ROI)
  • UTEP has hit the 1Q Game Total Under in their last 4 games at home (+4.00 Units / 78% ROI)
  • UTEP has hit the 1H Moneyline in 4 of their last 8 games (+3.80 Units / 29% ROI)
  • Florida Atlantic Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    Florida Atlantic has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

    • Florida Atlantic is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
    • Florida Atlantic is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
    • Florida Atlantic is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

    UTEP Against the Spread (ATS) Record

    UTEP has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

    • UTEP is when betting on the Moneyline for Units / ROI
    • UTEP is when betting the Over for Units / ROI
    • UTEP is when betting the Under for Units / ROI

    Florida Atlantic: Keys to the Game vs. UTEP

    Florida Atlantic is winless (0-10) when allowing 22 or more points — tied for worst in FBS; Average: .281

    Florida Atlantic is winless (0-12) when allowing 22 or more points since the 2020 season– tied for worst in FBS; Average: .289

    Matchup Notes for Florida Atlantic vs. UTEP

    UTEP’s RBs has been targeted 57 times this season — third-most among FBS RBs. Florida Atlantic’s defense has allowed 31 yards receiving to RBs — tied for second-fewest among FBS defenses.

    There are no matchup notes available for this game

    Florida Atlantic Offensive Stats & Trends

    Florida Atlantic QBs have fumbled 5 times in the Red Zone since last season– tied for most among FBS Teams

    Florida Atlantic RBs have averaged 131.2 rushing yards per game (656/5) in the 1st half this season– 2nd best among FBS Teams; Average: 63.1

    Florida Atlantic WRs have caught 4 touchdown passes in close and late situations this season– tied for 3rd most among FBS Teams

    Florida Atlantic WRs have caught 6 touchdown passes in the 4th quarter this season– tied for most among FBS Teams

    Florida Atlantic QBs have 22 completions for 20 or more yards on 3rd down since last season– tied for 4th most among FBS Teams

    UTEP Offensive Stats & Trends

    UTEP Skill Players have averaged 16.4 yards per reception (871 yards/53 catches) in the 4th quarter since last season– 5th best among FBS Teams; Average: 12.1

    UTEP RBs have been targeted 9.5 times per game (57/6) this season– 4th highest among FBS Teams; Average: 4.6

    UTEP RBs have picked up first downs on 25 receptions this season– 2nd most among FBS Teams

    UTEP RBs have picked up first downs on 9 receptions on 1st down this season– 2nd most among FBS Teams

    UTEP Skill Players have averaged 17.9 yards per reception (697 yards/39 catches) in close and late situations since last season– 3rd best among FBS Teams; Average: 12.0

    Florida Atlantic Owls Defensive Stats & Trends

    Florida Atlantic has allowed just 6.2 receiving yards per game (31/5) to RBs this season– tied for 3rd best in FBS; Average: 27.5

    Florida Atlantic’s opponents has not attempted a two-point conversion (19 PATs) this season– tied for lowest in FBS; Average: 6%

    Florida Atlantic has allowed first downs on 19% of pass attempts on 3rd and long since last season– 4th best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 28%

    Florida Atlantic has allowed a Completion Pct of 74% (14 completions/19 attempts) in the Red Zone this season– 3rd worst among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 55%

    Florida Atlantic has allowed first downs on 15% of rush attempts in close and late situations since last season– 2nd best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 22%

    UTEP Miners Defensive Stats & Trends

    UTEP has allowed a Completion Pct of just 25% (7 completions/28 attempts) when opponents had over 10 yards to go this season– best in FBS; Average: 59%

    UTEP has allowed a Completion Pct of just 42% (40 completions/95 attempts) when opponents had over 10 yards to go since last season– best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 58%

    UTEP has allowed a Completion Pct of just 25% (7 completions/28 attempts) when opponents had over 10 yards to go this season– best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 59%

    UTEP has allowed a Completion Pct of just 37% (11 completions/30 attempts) on 3rd and long this season– 2nd best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 55%

    UTEP has forced 11 fumbles this season– tied for most among Non-Power 5 Teams


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