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    Devin Neal will lead the Kansas Jayhawks (4-1) into their game versus the UCF Knights (3-2) at David Booth Memorial Stadium (Lawrence, KS) on Saturday at 4:00 PM ET.

    The Jayhawks are slight favorites (-2) in their game versus the Knights, with the over/under at 65 points. (On the moneyline, the Jayhawks are -133 and the Knights are +111.)

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    Game Info for Kansas vs. UCF

    • Game Day: Saturday, October 7, 2023
    • Game Time: 4:00 PM ET
    • TV Channel: FOX
    • Location: Lawrence, Kansas
    • Stadium: David Booth Memorial Stadium (Lawrence, KS)
    Kansas vs UCF Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Favorite Spread Odds Underdog Spread Odds Total Over Total Odds Under Total Odds Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline
    Kansas -2 -110 -110 65 -110 -110 -133 +111

    Kansas Pick Insights

    • Kansas is 2-3-0 against the spread this season.
    • Kansas is 2-2 against the spread when favored by 2 points or more this season.
    • Kansas has hit the over in two of five games with a set total (40%).

    Kansas Stats & Insights

    • Kansas is averaging 422.4 yards per game on offense, which ranks 50th in the FBS. On defense, the Jayhawks rank 68th, allowing 369.6 yards per game.
    • Kansas is averaging 33 points per game on offense (46th in the FBS), and ranks 77th on defense with 26.2 points allowed per game.
    • Kansas is totaling 223.4 passing yards per game offensively this season (81st in the FBS), and is giving up 228 passing yards per game (67th) on defense.
    • Offensively, Kansas has been a top-25 unit in terms of rushing yards, ranking 23rd-best in the FBS by totaling 199 per game. The Jayhawks rank 76th on defense (141.6 rushing yards allowed per game).
    • Kansas sports the 95th-ranked defense this year in terms of third-down efficiency (42.9% third-down conversion rate allowed), and has been better on offense, ranking 11th-best with a 51% third-down conversion rate.
    • With eight forced turnovers (37th in the FBS) against five turnovers committed (28th in the FBS), Kansas’ +3 turnover margin is the 25th-best in college football.

    Kansas’ Best Players

    • Jalon Daniels has 705 yards passing for Kansas, completing 74.7% of his passes and throwing five touchdowns and one interception this season. He’s also contributed on the ground with 74 rushing yards (14.8 ypg) on 27 carries.
    • Neal has racked up 439 yards on 65 carries while finding paydirt five times as a runner. He’s also caught 13 passes for 155 yards (31 per game) and one touchdown through the air.
    • This season, Daniel Hishaw Jr. has carried the ball 41 times for 279 yards (55.8 per game) and four touchdowns.
    • Lawrence Arnold has hauled in 19 catches for 251 yards (50.2 yards per game) to lead the team so far this season. .
    • Luke Grimm has put together a 177-yard season so far with three touchdowns, reeling in 14 passes on 22 targets.
    • Quentin Skinner has a total of 173 receiving yards so far this year, grabbing 12 throws.
    • Jereme Robinson leads the team with 4.5 sacks, and also has five TFL and 11 tackles.
    • Kansas’ leading tackler, Kenny Logan Jr., has 32 tackles, three TFL, and one interception this year.
    • Kwinton Lassiter has picked off a team-leading two passes. He also has five tackles and two passes defended to his name.

    UCF Betting Insights

    • UCF has covered the spread twice in five opportunities this year.
    • UCF is winless against the spread (0-1) when playing as at least 2-point underdogs.
    • Out of UCF’s five games with a set total, four have hit the over (80%).

    UCF Pick Insights

    • UCF’s offensive attack has been paving the way for the team, as it ranks fifth-best in the FBS with 545.8 total yards per contest. In terms of defense, it is surrendering 366.8 total yards per game, which ranks 65th.
    • UCF’s offensive attack has been leading the charge for the team, as it ranks 19th-best in the FBS with 37.6 points per game. In terms of defense, it is surrendering 23.2 points per game, which ranks 53rd.
    • UCF’s pass offense has been excelling, racking up 290.6 passing yards per contest (24th-best) this season. On defense, it ranks 42nd by surrendering 209.6 passing yards per game.
    • UCF’s run offense has been dominant, accumulating 255.2 rushing yards per game (third-best) this season. Defensively, it ranks 93rd by giving up 157.2 rushing yards per game.
    • UCF’s third-down offense has been consistently moving the chains, putting up a 47.6% third-down conversion rate (25th-best) this season. Defensively, it ranks 101st by allowing a 43.4% third-down rate.
    • UCF has fared poorly in terms of turnovers, as the team’s turnover margin of -4 is 21st-worst in the FBS.

    UCF’s Best Players

    • Timmy McClain has racked up 872 yards (174.4 ypg) while completing 61% of his passes and collecting seven touchdown passes with two interceptions this season. He’s also rushed for 97 yards with one touchdown.
    • Johnny Richardson has run for 394 yards on 45 carries so far this year while scoring one time on the ground.
    • RJ Harvey has 172 receiving yards (34.4 ypg) on eight catches and two touchdowns while racking up 378 rushing yards on 73 attempts with five touchdowns.
    • Kobe Hudson has collected 21 receptions this season and his team-high yardage total sits at 468 (93.6 yards per game). He’s been targeted 27 times and has two touchdowns.
    • Javon Baker has 17 receptions (on 27 targets) for a total of 332 yards (66.4 yards per game) and two touchdowns this year.
    • Tre’mon Morris-Brash has collected five sacks to pace the team, while also picking up 10 TFL and 18 tackles.
    • Jason Johnson is the team’s tackle leader this year. He’s collected 33 tackles and two TFL.
    • Corey Thornton has a team-high two interceptions to go along with 11 tackles and two passes defended.

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