North Carolina Tar Heels vs Temple Owls Live Stream, 27 December, 2019
- Date: Friday, December 27, 2019
- The opening shot Time: 12 p.m. EST
- Area: Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium, Annapolis, Maryland
- Watch: ESPN
Record-breaking Series: First regularly meeting
Wagering Lines: UNC – 5, O/U 53.5
North Carolina Tar Heels Outlook
Mack Brown’s appearance to North Carolina has promptly delivered profits. The previous Texas mentor came back to the sidelines after a protracted nonattendance and has the Tar Heels in a bowl game after a decided 41-10 win over adversaries NC State in their standard season finale.
The Tar Heels are driven by quarterback Sam Howell, who has scratched his name into the UNC history books after only one season in Chapel Hill. He was named the Atlantic Coastal Conference Rookie of the Year in the wake of tossing for an alliance high 3,347 passing yards, with 35 touchdown passes and only seven block attempts. He was especially great in that prevail upon NC State, tossing for 401 yards and three touchdowns.
The playmakers around Howell enabled him to break huge numbers of Mitchell Trubisky’s records. Dazz Newsome and Dyami Brown offer Howell to large play dangers outwardly, while Michael Carter and Javonte Williams handle the basis. The recipients totaled 947 yards getting each, while both running backs had in any event 1,000 yards on offense. North Carolina completed the customary season fourteenth in the FBS in all out offense.
Preceding the last two rounds of the period, the Tar Heels protection was permitting focuses in packs. Virginia Tech scored 43 focuses, Virginia 38 two weeks after the fact and Pittsburgh set up 34 focuses the week preceding vanquishing Mercer. Wounds wrecked the protection, particularly in the optional, yet UNC is confident the all-inclusive time off will permit a portion of their guarded stars back for this bowl game.
Sanctuary Owls Outlook
This will be Temple’s third time showing up in the Military Bowl, having done as such in 2016 and 2009. It was recently titled the EagleBank Bowl, and when the Owls showed up in that 2009 bowl game, it was their first since 1979. Circumstances are different as the Owls are going bowling for the fifth back to back season, the longest streak in program history.
Pole Carey is in a bowl game in his first season at Temple. He was normal in postseason play while at Northern Illinois, yet the thump against Carey is his group can never take care of business in a bowl game. He is 0-6 unsurpassed in bowl games, and five of those games were lost by at least 21.
The key for Temple is getting the offense into a cadence on the ground. The Owls neglected to arrive at 100 yards surging in each of the four of their misfortunes, With Jager Gardner out because of a season-finishing damage, genuine first year recruit Re’Mahn Davis will convey the heap in this one. Davis completed the ordinary season with 900 yards and seven surging touchdowns, and 137 accepting yards and a score.
Quarterback Anthony Russo has a three-headed beast at beneficiary in Jadan Blue, Branden Mack and Isaiah Wright. Blue claims the single-season school records for gatherings (87) and accepting yards (975), and 25 additional yards would make him the main Owls player to have more than 1,000 yards getting. Mack drives Temple with seven touchdown gatherings, and five games more than 100 getting yards. Wright drives the group on the whole reason yards with 1,113.
The Temple protection is driven by American Athletic Conference Defensive Player of the Year Quincy Roche. He has 13 sacks this season, tied for 6th best in the country. He is the meeting chief taking all things together time sacks with 26, and is tied for the most sacks in a solitary season by an Owl. One more sack would break Adrian Robinson’s 2009 single-season record. Getting to the quarterback is similarly as pivotal as building up the run as Temple is 7-1 on the year when recording at least three sacks.
It is difficult to disregard the mentors records in bowl games. Dark colored is 13-8 in bowl games, while we recently noticed Carey’s 0-6 imprint. Be that as it may, things are diverse this time around. Dark colored is no longer at Texas, and Carey is out of the Mid-American Conference. The Owls as of now have two successes over Power Five projects this season, and make it three with their third bowl win of the decade.
Sanctuary 33 – UNC 30