Temple vs Central Florida Prediction & College Football Odds for Week 9
- Central Florida gives temple a beating on the road and advances
- This is going to be a very high scoring game for Central Florida
- Temple falls short of yet another win in their home
The UCF Knights (4-3) are on the road to Lincoln Financial Field on Saturday where they will take on the Temple Owls (3-4). Temple is 11.5-point underdogs and will look for a potential upset. The betting total is set at 54.5.
The Temple Owls go into the matchup (3-4) while the UCF Knights head into this matchup (4-3) for the season. The last time they stumbled upon each other, the Knights went up against the Memphis Tigers and secured the win by a score of 24-7.
Betting Odds & Lines for This Game
- Spread: Owls (+11.5)
- MoneyLine: Temple +315 Central Florida -420
- Total: Over/Under 52.0
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Temple vs Central Florida Prediction: Spread
The Knights should easily cover the 11.5 point spread if they can maintain their offensive consistency and this game should be a blowout at all four quarters of play. It will be difficult for Temple to get a lead and maybe even more challenging to maintain if they do get one.
The Knights are starting to gather momentum in their season coming off a close game to Louisville and an absolute blowout against BCU.
Given that the Knights have The Knights have racked up 2,942 total yards for the season. When it comes to scoring touchdowns, UCF has amassed 16 passing touchdowns and 15 rushing touchdowns. This spread is only a two-touchdown spread and does not look unattainable for Central Florida.
- Free Prediction: Knights -11.5
Temple vs Central Florida Prediction: MoneyLine
Accumulating a 2,942 total for yards this season. In terms of scoring touchdowns, UCF has gathered 16 passing touchdowns and 15 rushing touchdowns. They gave up the ball 10 different times.
— Temple Football (@Temple_FB) October 29, 2021
UCF has accumulated 152 1st downs as a unit, and they have been called for 48 penalties for 397 yds. Offensively they average 206.0 yards on the ground which ranks them 27th in Division 1. Concerning putting points on the board, the UCF Knights have an average of 32.7 points per contest.
- Free Prediction: Central Florida -420
Temple vs Central Florida Prediction: Total
The Central Florida Knights are averaging 32.71 points per game this season as opposed to Temple’s 22 points per game, both these teams are not strong on the defensive end either but it is clear that the knight have a better offense against a higher caliber of opponents.
In comparison to how much they score, the Owls are sitting 108th in Division 1 with 22.0 points per game. For the season so far, the Owls have gotten 1,511 passing yards not to mention holding an average of 215.9 passing yards per outing, putting them at 80th in the nation.
The Temple Owls average 327.3 yards per outing, ranking them 114th in the nation. The Temple offense has totaled 309 penalty yds on 42 infractions, which is good for 83rd in the country in terms of helping out the other team
- Free Prediction: Over 54.5
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