FAU Owls @ Charlotte 49ers
Current Records: FAU 3-4, Charlotte 2-5
How To Watch
- When: Friday, October 27, 2023 at 7:30 p.m. ET
- Where: Jerry Richardson Stadium — Charlotte, North Carolina
- TV: ESPN2
- Online streaming: fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Follow: CBS Sports App
What to Know
The FAU Owls and the Charlotte 49ers are set to square off in an American Athletic battle at 7:30 p.m. ET on October 27th at Jerry Richardson Stadium. Despite being away, FAU is looking at a four-point advantage in the spread.
After soaring to 56 points the game before, FAU faltered in their contest on Saturday. Things couldn’t have gone much worse for them as they lost 36-10 to UTSA.
Perhaps unsurprisingly given the score, the Owls had trouble moving the ball and finished the game with only 162 total yards. They were smoked by their opponents in that department as UTSA gained 437.
Meanwhile, Charlotte’s five-game losing streak finally came to an end on Saturday. They skirted past East Carolina 10-7.
Among those leading the charge was Jalon Jones, who rushed for 127 yards and a touchdown.
FAU now has a losing record at 3-4. As for Charlotte, their victory bumped their record up to 2-5.
Charlotte will be fighting an uphill battle on Friday as the experts have pegged them as the four-point underdog. This contest will be their seventh straight as the underdogs (so far over this stretch they are 4-2 against the spread).
Everything came up roses for FAU against Charlotte in their previous meeting back in August of 2022 as the squad secured a 43-13 win. The rematch might be a little tougher for FAU since the team won’t have the home-field advantage this time around. We’ll see if the change in venue makes a difference.
FAU is a 4-point favorite against Charlotte, according to the latest college football odds.
The over/under is set at 41 points.
FAU has won 6 out of their last 8 games against Charlotte.
- Aug 27, 2022 – FAU 43 vs. Charlotte 13
- Oct 21, 2021 – FAU 38 vs. Charlotte 9
- Oct 03, 2020 – FAU 21 vs. Charlotte 17
- Sep 28, 2019 – FAU 45 vs. Charlotte 27
- Nov 24, 2018 – Charlotte 27 vs. FAU 24
- Nov 25, 2017 – FAU 31 vs. Charlotte 12
- Oct 09, 2016 – Charlotte 28 vs. FAU 23
- Sep 26, 2015 – FAU 17 vs. Charlotte 7