TJ Finley, Top Texas State vs. Nevada Players to Watch – Week 4

Written By PlayPicks Staff on September 18, 2023

The Nevada Wolf Pack (0-3) will visit the Texas State Bobcats (2-1) on Saturday at 7:00 PM ET.

Last time out, the Bobcats took the loss against the UTSA Roadrunners, 20-13. In their most recent outing, the Wolf Pack took on the Idaho Vandals and fell short by a final score of 33-6.

In that last outing for the Bobcats, TJ Finley completed 17 of 21 passing attempts (81.0%) and totaled 251 yards through the air, connecting on three touchdown passes and two touchdowns as a runner. Malik Hornsby had 10 rushing attempts and finished with 133 yards and two touchdowns. Drew Donley found paydirt once, and ended the contest with three catches for 83 yards.

For the Wolf Pack in their last game, Brendon Lewis finished with 15 completions on 22 attempts (68.2%) for 113 yards, plus 11 rushing attempts for 58 yards and two rushing touchdowns. Ashton Hayes carried the ball 10 times for 56 yards. Dalevon Campbell caught one pass for 53 yards.

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Texas State Players to Watch

  • This year, Finley has collected 760 passing yards (253.3 yards per game) while going 55-for-81 (67.9% completion percentage) and throwing six touchdowns and zero interceptions.
  • Ismail Mahdi has taken 15 carries for a team-leading 183 rushing yards (61 yards per game) while scoring two touchdowns.
  • Hornsby has run for 133 yards on 10 carries (133 yards per game), with two touchdowns on the ground this year.
  • Kole Wilson has racked up 13 receptions for 184 yards, best on his team, and one touchdown. He averages 61.3 receiving yards per game.
  • Donley has added 161 yards (on nine catches) and one touchdown.
  • Joey Hobert is averaging 51.3 yards per game, racking up 11 receptions for 154 yards and one touchdown.

Nevada Players to Watch

  • This year, Lewis has recorded 376 passing yards (125.3 yards per game) while going 42-for-69 (60.9% completion percentage) and throwing one interception. He has added 85 rushing yards on 28 carries with two touchdowns, averaging 28.3 yards per game.
  • Sean Dollars has churned out a team-best 115 rushing yards (38.3 per game) and two touchdowns. He has added nine receptions for 54 yards (18 yards per game).
  • Jamaal Bell has 21 catches, leading his team with 208 yards (69.3 ypg) while hauling in one touchdown this season.
  • Spencer Curtis has hauled in six catches for 99 yards (33 yards per game).
  • John Jackson III has 79 receiving yards on six receptions, averaging 26.3 yards per game.

Texas State vs. Nevada Odds

Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds
Texas State -17 -112 -108 59.5 -110 -110

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Team Stat Comparison

Texas State Nevada
Off. Points per Game (Rank) 44 (17) 14.7 (127)
Def. Points per Game (Rank) 28.3 (87) 43.3 (124)
Turnovers Allowed (Rank) 3 (33) 4 (60)
Turnovers Forced (Rank) 4 (65) 2 (105)

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