College Football Preview: Villanova at Army

Army-Villanova football preview

Villanova faces Army on Saturday at Michie Stadium. AcademyWars.com previews this college football game and predicts the final score.

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Team Schedules/Results

Villanova

Date Opp. Time/Result Location
09/02 Lehigh W 45-17 Home
09/10 LIU W 38-21 Away
09/17 Army 12:00 pm Home
09/24 Monmouth 3:30 pm Home
10/01 Maine 1:00 pm Away
10/15 Richmond 3:30 pm Away
10/22 Albany 3:30 pm Home
10/29 Hampton 1:00 pm Home
11/05 Towson 2:00 pm Away
11/12 William & Mary 1:00 pm Away
11/19 Delaware 1:00 pm Home

Army

Date Opp. Time/Result Location
09/02 Coastal Car. L 28-38 Away
09/10 TX-San Ant L 38-41 Home
09/17 Villanova 12:00 pm Home
10/01 Georgia State 12:00 pm Home
10/08 Wake Forest 8:00 pm Away
10/15 Colgate 12:00 pm Home
10/22 LA Monroe 12:00 pm Home
11/05 Air Force 11:30 am Neutral
11/12 Troy 3:30 pm Away
11/19 Connecticut 12:00 pm Home
11/26 U Mass 12:00 pm Away
12/10 Navy 3:00 pm Neutral

College Football Ratings

Rating Villanova Army
ESPN FPI NA 84
Sagarin NA 104
Massey Composite NA 81
PiRate Ratings 150 78

Key Stats

Stat Villanova Army
Total Offense 506.0 414.5
Rushing Offense 259.0 191.5
Passing Offense 247.0 223.0
Team Passing Eff. 251.84 252.55
Scoring Offense 41.5 33.0
Total Defense 383.5 474.5
Rushing Defense 155.0 208.0
Pass Yards Allowed 228.5 266.5
Team Pass Eff. Def. 117.37 175.12
Scoring Defense 19 39.5
Turnover Margin 0.5 -1.5
3rd Down Conv. Pct 0.429 0.429
4th Down Conv. Pct 0.000 0.714
3rd Down Conv. % Def. 0.379 0.577
4th Down Conv. % Def. 0.429 0.750
Red Zone Offense 0.91 1.00
Red Zone Defense 0.63 0.85
Net Punting 32.75 40.00
Punt Returns 0.5 -3
Kickoff Returns 24.17 21.00
First Downs Offense 40 33
First Downs Defense 46 60
Fewest Penalties/Game 6 6.5
Fewest Penalty Yards/Game 64 58.5

Injuries

Villanova

None Reported.

Army

None reported.

Source: statfox.com

Comments

We are entering the third week of the college football season and Army hasn’t won a game. That will change this weekend.

AcademyWars.com Prediction

Army 45, Villanova 27

Saturday’s game kicks off at Noon ET. You can watch this college football game on the CBS Sports Network.