Pittsburgh vs Florida International College Football Preview


WATCH online Pittsburgh vs Florida International live & Streaming – College Football game Week 3 |  . In week 3 the Pittsburgh Panthers (2-0 overall) travel to FIU Stadium in Miami, Florida to face the Florida International Golden Panthers (1-1 overall) Saturday.

Pittsburgh beat their conference opponent Boston College 30-20 last week. The Panthers were led by quarterback Chad Voytik with 111 yards and 2 TDs but did have 1 interception. In addition, James Conner led the rushing game with 214 rushing yards and 1 TD on 36 carries.

The Panthers defense allowed 276 yards and 20 points. In addition, they had 2 interceptions.

Florida International put a beating on Wagner last week winning 34-3. The Golden Panthers had quarterbacks E.J. Hilliard who had 169 passing yards and Alex McGough who had 2 TDs, split time. In addition, Alex Gardner led the rushing game with 138 yards on 15 carries. Jonnu Smith led the wide receivers with 9 catches for 127 yards and 1 TD.

Florida International’s defense allowed only 212 yards and 3 points. In addition, they had 2 interceptions.

Keys to Pittsburgh win

Pittsburgh will need Chad Voytik to play a good game and not turn the ball over. In addition, they will also need James Conner to have another strong performance. They will also need their defense to forced turnovers and keep the FIU offense off the field.

Keys to Florida International win

FIU will need Alex Gardner to have another great game. In addition, Jonnu Smith needs to have a strong outing. FIUs defense needs to play well, stop Pittsburgh’s offense and cause turnovers.

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Pittsburgh should win Saturday. However, they will need James Conner to have a strong game on offense. In addition, they will need their defense to play shut down the FIU offense and capitalize on the Panthers mistakes.

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