Temple vs Central Florida Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NCAAF, Week 7

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The Temple Owls (2-4) visit FBC Mortgage Stadium to take on the UCF Knights (5-1) on Oct. 13. Kickoff is scheduled for 7:00pm EDT in Orlando.

are betting favorites in Week 7, with the spread sitting at ().

The Over/Under for Temple vs. Central Florida is total points.

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Temple vs. Central Florida Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 7

SpreadTotal (O/U)Moneyline
Temple 1200
Central Florida -3000

Temple vs Central Florida Prediction for Week 7

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts UCF will win this game with 79.6% confidence.

Temple vs Central Florida Spread Prediction for Week 7

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts Temple will cover the spread with 79.3% confidence.

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


Temple Against the Spread (ATS) Record

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

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

Central Florida Against the Spread (ATS) Record

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

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

Temple: Keys to the Game vs. Central Florida

Temple is winless (0-10) when not forcing a fumble since the 2020 season– tied for worst in FBS; Average: .443

Temple is winless (0-8) when not forcing a fumble — tied for worst in FBS; Average: .437

Temple is 1-14 (.067) when making less than 5 explosive passes in a game since the 2020 season– tied for 6th-worst in FBS; Average: .404

Temple is 3-18 (.143) when allowing 100 or more rushing yards since the 2020 season– tied for 10th-worst in FBS; Average: .402

Temple’s WRs has gained 2,315 yards on 214 receptions (just 10.8 YPR) since the 2021 season — third-worst among FBS WRs. UCF’s defense has allowed just 10.3 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — best among NonP5 defenses.

Temple has 4 receiving touchdowns in the Red Zone since the 2021 season — tied for third-fewest among FBS skill players. UCF’s defense has allowed 8 receiving touchdowns in the Red Zone since the 2021 season — fourth-fewest among NonP5 defenses.

Temple’s WRs has averaged just 10.7 yards after the catch since the 2021 season — fourth-worst among FBS WRs. UCF’s defense has allowed just 10.3 RAC since the 2021 season — best among NonP5 defenses.

Temple Offensive Stats & Trends

Temple’s WRs has gained 2,315 yards on 214 receptions (just 10.8 YPR) since the 2021 season — third-worst among FBS WRs. UCF’s defense has allowed just 10.3 Yards Per Reception since the 2021 season — best among NonP5 defenses.

Temple RBs have averaged 3.5 yards from scrimmage per touch (322 yards / 92 touches) this season– tied for 2nd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 5.4

Temple Skill Players have averaged a touchdown every 21.3 receptions (277 Rec/13 TDs) since last season– 5th worst Receptions Per TD among FBS Teams; Average: 11.3

Temple RBs have averaged 28.7 rushing yards per game (459/16) in the 1st half since last season– 2nd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 64.2

Temple RBs have averaged just 2.9 Yards per Carry (47 yards/16 carries) in the 4th quarter this season– tied for 5th worst among FBS Teams; Average: 5.2

Central Florida Offensive Stats & Trends

UCF QBs have averaged 61.3 rushing yards per game (184/3) in the 1st half this season– best among FBS Teams; Average: 13.2

UCF WRs have averaged just 10.2 yards per reception (984 yards/96 catches) on 1st down since last season– 5th worst among FBS Teams; Average: 13.9

UCF TEs have 99 receiving yards on 3rd down this season– 4th most among FBS Teams

UCF QBs have averaged 18.3 carries per game (55 carries / 3 games) this season– 2nd highest among FBS Teams; Average: 8.2

UCF QBs have averaged 48.0 rushing yards per game (144/3) in the 2nd half this season– 3rd best among FBS Teams; Average: 12.4

Temple Owls Defensive Stats & Trends

Temple has sacked opposing QBs on 15% of pass attempts (16/109) this season– tied for 2nd best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 7%

Temple has no interceptions (109 pass attempts) this season– tied for worst in FBS; Average: 36.0

Temple has sacked opposing QBs on 15% of pass attempts (16/109) this season– tied for 3rd best in FBS; Average: 7%

Temple has no interceptions (109 pass attempts) this season– tied for worst among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 35.4

Temple has tackled opponents for a loss on 39 of 158 rushing attempts (25% TFL%) this season– best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 15%.

UCF Knights Defensive Stats & Trends

UCF opponents has averaged 38.8 Passing Attempts per TD (543 Pass Attempts/14 Passing TDs) since last season– best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 18.3

UCF has allowed 14 touchdowns on 302 completions (21.6 Completions Per TD) since last season– best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 11.1

UCF has allowed opponents to catch just 34 of 79 passes (43% Reception Pct) this season– best in FBS; Average: 60%

UCF has allowed a Completion Pct of just 29% (6 completions/21 attempts) on 3rd and long this season– 2nd best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 54%

UCF has allowed just 11.0 yards per completion (3,337 yards/302 completions) since last season– best among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 13.1


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