Preview: Middle Tennessee at Texas El Paso

When: 7:00 PM ET, Saturday, November 29, 2014
Where: Sun Bowl Stadium, El Paso, Texas

Quick Hits

Overall Team Offense

  • The Texas El Paso Miners are ranked 105 on offense, averaging 359.8 yards per game. The Miners are averaging 212.0 yards rushing and 147.8 yards passing so far this season.
  • The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are ranked 45 on offense, averaging 438.0 yards per game. The Blue Raiders are averaging 209.7 yards rushing and 228.3 yards passing so far this season.

Home and Away

  • The Texas El Paso Miners are 4-1 at home this season, 4-3 against conference opponents and 2-2 against non-conference opponents.
  • At home the Miners are averaging 36.0 scoring, and holding teams to 24.0 points scored on defense.
  • The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are 1-4 while on the road this season, 5-2 against conference opponents and 1-3 against non-conference opponents.
  • On the road, the Blue Raiders are averaging 26.8 scoring, and holding teams to 37.2 points scored on defense.

Stats and Records

Team Comparison

  W/L Strk PF PA Home Away Grass Turf Conf
Middle Tennessee 6-5 W1 32.5 32.2 5-1 1-4 0-0 6-1 5-2
Texas El Paso 6-5 L1 28.7 29.4 4-1 2-4 2-0 4-1 4-3

Last Meeting

Middle Tennessee Texas El Paso
Date Away Home Tot Rus Pas Tot Rus Pas
11/30/13 UTEP 17 MTU 48 629 304 325 299 177 122

Player Stats

Previous Matchup
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
MTU L. Kilgore 70.4 325 2 1
UTEP M. Leftwich 58.3 122 0 0
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
MTU J. Bryson 15 120 8.0 2
UTEP N. Jeffery 20 140 7.0 2
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
MTU K. Griswould 5 101 20.2 0
UTEP C. Wenrick 2 50 25.0 0
TDs Player TD
MTU J. Bryson 2
UTEP N. Jeffery 2
Season
Passing Player COMP% YDS TD INT
MTU A. Grammer 65.8 2458 17 11
UTEP J. Showers 55.8 1626 11 5
Rushing Player CAR YDS AVG TD
MTU R. Whatley 107 756 7.1 7
UTEP A. Jones 188 1089 5.8 10
Receiving Player REC YDS AVG TD
MTU M. Henry 38 499 13.1 4
UTEP I. Hamilton 23 500 21.7 2
TDs Player TD
MTU S. Tucker 10
UTEP A. Jones 12

Quickchart Matchup

Middle Tennessee Off vs  Texas El Paso Def
438 yards
374.2 yards
4.7 yards/rush
5 yards/rush
7.7 yards/attempt
7.9 yards/attempt
Texas El Paso Off vs  Middle Tennessee Def
359.8 yards
461 yards
4.9 yards/rush
4.2 yards/rush
6.5 yards/attempt
7.7 yards/attempt

Live Game Odds

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Matchup Stats - Full Matchup

Middle Tennessee Overall Texas El Paso
6-5-0 W/L 6-5-0
5-6-0 ATS 8-3-0
7-3-1 O/U 5-6-0
32.5 Pts For 28.7
32.2 Pts Against 29.4
Middle Tennessee A/H Texas El Paso
1-4 W/L 4-1
2-3-0 ATS 5-0-0
3-1-1 O/U 3-2-0
26.8 Pts For 36.0
37.2 Pts Against 24.0