San Diego State vs. San Jose State Prediction, Game Preview

    San Diego State vs. San Jose State prediction and game preview. The Aztecs look to improve to 4-3 as they travel to San Jose to take on the Spartans.

    October 13, 2015

    In an interesting battle of teams playing well and looking to make a big step forward in the bowl picture, San Diego State (3-3) is coming off a two-game winning streak with easy wins over bad Fresno State and Hawaii teams, while San Jose State (3-3) is rolling in the Mountain West after a fun overtime win over UNLV. Check out the San Diego State vs. San Jose State game preview and prediction.

    San Diego State vs. San Jose State Game Preview


    Date: Saturday, Oct. 17
    Game Time: 10:30 pm
    Venue: Spartan Stadium, San Jose, CA
    Network: ESPNU

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    Why San Diego State Will Win

    This is the run defense to stop Tyler Ervin, or at least slow him down. The Spartans have one of the nation’s hottest backs in Ervin, but no one’s running on the Aztecs lately. SDSU has allowed just 137 rushing yards over the last three games with Fresno State and Hawaii going absolutely nowhere. The Spartans will run a bit, but Ervin won’t get loose on this front seven.

    Why San Jose State Will Win

    Can San Diego State run the ball? The passing game isn’t there, and the points aren’t coming, so unless Donnel Pumphrey has a huge day, the Aztecs will have a nightmare of a time generating any consistent offense against the nation’s third-best pass defense.

    What’s Going To Happen?

    Which team will run better? San Diego State’s defense will rise up and come away with a win in a low scoring struggle of a slugfest.

    San Diego State vs. San Jose State Prediction

    Final Score: San Diego State 24, San Jose State 20, Line: San Jose State -2.5, o/u: 48


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