This Saturday, the Louisiana-Monroe Warhawks are hoping to patch up the holes in a defense that has allowed an average of 37.5 points per game. Louisiana-Monroe and the Texas State Bobcats will face off in a Sun Belt battle at 3 p.m. ET Saturday at Jim Wacker Field at Bobcat Stadium. Neither team wants a repeat from their last game since each was dealt a considerable loss. More about Texas State vs UL Monroe Warhawks are given below.
The Warhawks have to be hurting after a devastating 59-28 defeat at the hands of the Appalachian State Mountaineers last week. Louisiana-Monroe was in a tough position by the half, with the score already sitting at 49-7. On the other hand, The losing side was boosted by QB Jiya Wright, who passed for one TD and 158 yards on 17 attempts in addition to rushing for one TD and 109 yards.
Texas State vs UL Monroe Warhawks
Meanwhile, a win for Texas State just wasn’t in the stars last week as the team never even grasped a temporary lead. They were completely outmatched by the Louisiana Ragin’ Cajuns on the road and fell 45 to nothing. Texas State was down 35 to nothing at the end of the third quarter, which was just too much to recover from.
Louisiana-Monroe is expected to lose this next one by 3.5. However, The smart bettors have been the ones to keep their money on Louisiana-Monroe’s opponents whenever they hit the road.
With both teams hitting sour notes in their previous games, they will no doubt be looking to produce a better outcome in this one. Giving up five turnovers, the Warhawks had had trouble holding onto the ball. We’ll see if the Bobcats can exploit that vulnerability.
How To Watch
- When: Saturday at 3 p.m. ET
- Where: Jim Wacker Field at Bobcat Stadium — San Marcos, Texas
- TV: ESPN Plus
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $23.10 Get Ticket Here
The Bobcats are a 3.5-point favorite against the Warhawks, according to the latest college football odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 3.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
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Louisiana-Monroe has won four out of their last six games against Texas State.
- Sep 19, 2020 – Texas State 38 vs. Louisiana-Monroe 17
- Oct 10, 2019 – Louisiana-Monroe 24 vs. Texas State 14
- Oct 20, 2018 – Louisiana-Monroe 20 vs. Texas State 14
- Oct 07, 2017 – Louisiana-Monroe 45 vs. Texas State 27
- Oct 15, 2016 – Louisiana-Monroe 40 vs. Texas State 34
- Nov 19, 2015 – Texas State 16 vs. Louisiana-Monroe 3