College Football
MATCHUP
Southern Methodist (7-2) at East Carolina (2-6)
Stats: Overall | Conference | Home/Away | Last 3 | Grass/Turf | Last 3 Home/Away
Records: ATS | Over/Under
Teams: Southern Methodist Mustangs | East Carolina Pirates
Summary
12:00 PM ET W‑L ATS H A AF AA O/U
Southern Methodist 7-2 5-4-0 3-1 4-1 38.7 28.6 4-5-0
East Carolina 2-6 4-4-0 0-3 2-3 27.5 35.1 5-3-0
Live Odds | All Odds
Home O/U
Opening line 10.5 -106 68.5 -110
Bet365 12.5 -111 67.5 -111
FanDuel 12.5 -110 67.5 -108
Westgate 12.5 -110 67.5 -110
Best home line Recent line moves
Quickchart Matchup
Southern Methodist Southern Methodist Off vs  East Carolina East Carolina Def
Southern Methodist 506.8 yards
East Carolina 455.2 yards
Southern Methodist 4.8 yards/rush
East Carolina 5.4 yards/rush
Southern Methodist 8.8 yards/attempt
East Carolina 7.7 yards/attempt
East Carolina East Carolina Off vs  Southern Methodist Southern Methodist Def
East Carolina 391.4 yards
Southern Methodist 414.3 yards
East Carolina 4.4 yards/rush
Southern Methodist 4.3 yards/rush
East Carolina 6.6 yards/attempt
Southern Methodist 7.2 yards/attempt
Quarterbacks
Southern Methodist Yds Comp % Y/A TD/Int
Shane Buechele 2781 64.89 8.7 21/4
Terrance Gipson 30 100.00 10.0 0/0
East Carolina Yds Comp % Y/A TD/Int
Holton Ahlers 1623 60.42 6.8 14/9
Mason Garcia 104 43.48 4.5 0/0
Overall Stats | In Depth
Off Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
SMU
ECU
38.7
27.5
506.8
391.4
318.4
215.9
188.3
175.5
4.8
4.4
8.8
6.6
Def Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
SMU
ECU
28.6
35.1
414.3
455.2
231.8
237.5
182.6
217.8
4.3
5.4
7.2
7.7
ATS Records | In Depth
  W‑L ATS H A Grass Turf
SMU
ECU
7‑2
2‑6
5‑4‑0
4‑4‑0
3‑1‑0
1‑2‑0
2‑3‑0
3‑2‑0
1‑0‑0
3‑2‑0
4‑4‑0
1‑2‑0
Home/Away Stats | In Depth | Last 3 H/A
Off Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
SMU
ECU
40.8
24.0
547.0
405.7
341.0
223.3
206.0
182.3
4.9
4.3
9.6
7.3
Def Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
SMU
ECU
28.8
38.7
428.6
481.0
252.0
218.0
176.6
263.0
3.9
6.0
7.4
7.6
Last 3 Stats | In Depth
Off Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
SMU
ECU
40.7
22.0
485.0
375.3
285.0
206.7
200.0
168.7
5.5
4.3
8.6
7.2
Def Avg Yards Pass Rush Y/R Y/A
SMU
ECU
29.3
32.0
417.7
460.3
258.3
221.7
159.3
238.7
3.6
6.4
7.9
7.3
Injuries
Southern Methodist
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Danny Gray WR Prob Sat - Arm - 11/23/20 Gray left the last game with an arm injury, but it is expected that he will take the field Saturday versus East Carolina.
Jaylon Thomas OL Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 11/21/20 Thomas missed the last game due to an unspecified ailment, and it is unknown if he will take on East Carolina on Saturday.
Bryan Massey CB Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 11/21/20 Massey sat out the last game due to an undetermined injury, and it remains to be seen if he will play against East Carolina on Saturday.
TJ McDaniel RB out for season - Leg - 10/12/20 McDaniel is expected to miss the remainder of the season due to a substantial leg injury.
Reggie Roberson Jr. WR out for season - Knee - 10/12/20 Roberson Jr. sustained a significant knee injury, ending his season.
East Carolina
Player   Status/Updated Notes
Nishad Strother OL Ques Sat - Leg - 11/21/20 Strother was held out of the last game with a leg injury, and it is uncertain if he will play against SMU on Saturday.
Traveon Freshwater DL Ques Sat - Undisclosed - 11/21/20 Freshwater has been held out the past three games with an unspecified injury, and it is uncertain if he will return Saturday against Southern Methodist.
Avery Jones OL out for season - Eligibility - 8/25/20 Jones will sit out the duration of the 2020 season due to eligibility reasons.
Recent Meetings
Yard Margins
Date Away Home H Line ATS Tot Rus Pas
11/9/19 ECU 51 SMU 59 -23/74 L/O 8 -76 84
11/12/16 SMU 55 ECU 31 -7/63 L/O -11 -88 77
10/3/15 ECU 49 SMU 23 6/64.5 L/O 226 266 -40
10/4/14 SMU 24 ECU 45 -40.5/58 L/O 191 120 71
11/26/10 SMU 45 ECU 38 1/70.5 L/O 5 22 -17
10/10/09 ECU 21 SMU 28 3.5/53 W/U 63 148 -85
10/21/06 SMU 21 ECU 38 -5/49.5 W/O 125 -53 178
10/15/05 ECU 24 SMU 17 -2.5/51.5 L/U -2 -16 14
Southern Methodist Last 10
  Yard Margins
Date vs Score Line ATS Tot Rus Pas
11/14/20 @ TLSA L 24-28 1/64.5 L/U -104 21 -125
11/7/20 @ TEM W 47-23 -17/63.5 W/O 181 37 144
10/31/20 NAVY W 51-37 -12/58 W/O 125 64 61
10/24/20 CIN L 13-42 -1/57.5 L/U -149 -238 89
10/16/20 @ TULN W 37-34 -6.5/65.5 L/O 194 -53 247
10/3/20 MEM W 30-27 -1.5/75.5 W/U 48 -130 178
9/26/20 SFA W 50-7 -38.5/63.5 W/U 216 209 7
9/19/20 @ UNT W 65-35 -14.5/71.5 W/O 193 154 39
9/5/20 @ TXST W 31-24 -24.5/71 L/U 128 -12 140
12/21/19 @ FAU L 28-52 -7/63.5 L/O -96 -68 -28
East Carolina Last 10
  Yard Margins
Date vs Score Line ATS Tot Rus Pas
11/21/20 @ TEM W 28-3 -7/53 W/U 212 125 87
11/13/20 @ CIN L 17-55 27.5/57 L/O -360 -93 -267
11/7/20 TULN L 21-38 3.5/63.5 L/U -107 -242 135
10/30/20 @ TLSA L 30-34 17/59.5 W/O 28 -49 77
10/17/20 NAVY L 23-27 3.5/55 L/U 54 -20 74
10/10/20 @ USF W 44-24 5.5/58.5 W/O 34 118 -84
10/3/20 @ GSU L 29-49 -2/70 L/O -199 -197 -2
9/26/20 UCF L 28-51 28/77 W/O -173 20 -193
11/30/19 TLSA L 24-49 7/64 L/O -286 -263 -23
11/23/19 @ CONN W 31-24 -15.5/64 L/U -18 41 -59
Abbreviations Legend