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Florida State-Houston: Tale Of The Tape

A full statistical breakdown of the Florida State-Houston Bowl matchup.

Florida State Houston
Record 10-2 12-1
F/+ Rating 9 32
S&P Rating 5 48
S&P Offensive Rating 19 31
S&P Defensive Rating 9 68
S&P SOS 40 114
Turnover Margin 4 17
Offensive Stats Florida State Houston
Scoring Offense 32.3 40.6
S&P Passing Rating 32 48
S&P Rushing Rating 9 41
Red Zone Touchdowns vs. P5 Opponents 50% 46.40%
3rd Down Conv. % vs. P5 Opponents 34.23% 46.15%
Yards Per Play vs. P5 Opponents 6.33 5.02
Adjusted Offensive Stats* Florida State Houston
Completion Percentage 64.60% 65.50%
Passing Yards Per Attempt 7.62 8.02
Passing Touchdowns 15 16
Rushing Yards Per Carry 5.22 5.04
Rushing Touchdowns 21 32
Offensive Stats vs. P5 Opponents Florida State Houston
Completion Percentage 63.80% 65.5
Passing Yards Per Game 240 228.5
Passing Yards Per Attempt 7.4 7.9
Passing Touchdowns 12 4
Interceptions 5 1
Rushing Yards Per Carry 5.16 3.48
Rushing Yards Per Game 159.33 188
Rushing Touchdowns 15 2
Fumbles Lost 3 2
Defensive Stats Florida State Houston
Scoring Defense 15.8 20.5
S&P Defensive Passing Rating 5 76
S&P Defensive Rushing Rating 33 43
Red Zone Touchdowns Allowed vs. P5 Opponents 46.43% 66.67%
3rd Down Conv. % Allowed vs. P5 Opponents 40.56% 32%
Yards Per Play Allowed vs. P5 Opponents 4.82 4.36
Adjusted Defensive Stats* Florida State Houston
Completion Percentage Allowed 55.4 56.9
Passing Yards Per Attempt Allowed 5.5 7.46
Passing Touchdowns Allowed 9 14
Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 3.74 3.62
Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 6 10
Defensive Stats vs. P5 Opponents Florida State Houston
Completion Percentage Allowed 55.8 49.2
Passing Yards Per Game Allowed 203.2 184.5
Passing Yards Per Attempt Allowed 5.9 5.7
Passing Touchdowns Allowed 9 2
Interceptions 5 5
Rushing Yards Per Carry Allowed 3.78 3.1
Rushing Yards Per Game Allowed 139.56 105.5
Rushing Touchdowns Allowed 5 2
Fumbles Recovered 5 3
Special Teams Stats vs. P5 Opponents Florida State Houston
Kick Off Return Average 21.36 34.4
Kick Off Return Average Allowed 14.59 19.5
Punting Average 45.5 40.23
Punt Return Average 2.67 22
Punt Return Average Allowed 8.87 6.75
Special Teams FG Units Florida State Houston
Field Goals 20/24 12/16
Extra Points 46/46 70/70

*Stats are adjusted for garbage time (stats while winning or losing by 15-plus removed).

**Game will be played at a neutral site in Atlanta, Georgia.

***Houston P5 stats skewed by only playing two Power-5 opponents (Vanderbilt and Louisville).


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