Preview: North Texas at Texas El Paso

When: 4:00 PM ET, Saturday, November 26, 2016
Where: Sun Bowl Stadium, El Paso, Texas

Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Texas El Paso Miners are ranked 113 on offense, averaging 352.7 yards per game. The Miners are averaging 167.9 yards rushing and 184.8 yards passing so far this season.
  • The North Texas Mean Green are ranked 116 on offense, averaging 339.1 yards per game. The Mean Green are averaging 139.4 yards rushing and 199.7 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Texas El Paso Miners are 2-4 at home this season, 1-6 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Miners are averaging 23.8 scoring, and holding teams to 33.0 points scored on defense.
  • The North Texas Mean Green are 2-3 while on the road this season, 3-4 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Mean Green are averaging 20.2 scoring, and holding teams to 32.2 points scored on defense.

Stats and Records

Team Comparison

  W/L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
North Texas 5-6 W1 24.3 30.4 3-3 2-3 0-2 0-0 3-4
Texas El Paso 3-8 L2 24.0 35.9 2-4 1-4 1-1 2-4 1-6

Last Meeting

North Texas Texas El Paso
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/28/15 UTEP 20 UNT 17 205 129 76 256 187 69

Player Stats

Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
UNT A. McNulty 46.7 48 0 0
UTEP K. Johnson 36.4 43 1 0
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
UNT J. Wilson 15 56 3.7 0
UTEP K. Johnson 16 75 4.7 1
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
UNT T. Goree 3 28 9.3 0
UTEP W. Redix 3 42 14.0 1
TDs Player TD
UNT T. Johnson 1
UTEP K. Johnson 1
Season
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
UNT M. Fine 59.4 1572 6 5
UTEP R. Metz 64.1 1204 12 4
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
UNT J. Wilson 142 833 5.9 13
UTEP A. Jones 205 1472 7.2 13
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
UNT T. Thompson 33 450 13.6 1
UTEP C. Freytag 33 475 14.4 4
TDs Player TD
UNT J. Wilson 13
UTEP A. Jones 16

Quickchart Matchup

North Texas Off vs  Texas El Paso Def
339.1 yards
429.6 yards
4.1 yards/rush
5.4 yards/rush
6 yards/attempt
7.6 yards/attempt
Texas El Paso Off vs  North Texas Def
352.7 yards
420.8 yards
5 yards/rush
4.7 yards/rush
6.6 yards/attempt
7.2 yards/attempt

Matchup Stats - Full Matchup

North Texas Overall Texas El Paso
5-6-0 W/L 3-8-0
6-4-1 ATS 4-6-1
4-7-0 O/U 6-5-0
24.3 Pts For 24.0
30.4 Pts Against 35.9
North Texas A/H Texas El Paso
2-3 W/L 2-4
3-2-0 ATS 2-4-0
2-3-0 O/U 3-3-0
20.2 Pts For 23.8
32.2 Pts Against 33.0