The San Diego State Aztecs are 5-0 against the San Jose State Spartans since October of 2015, and they’ll have a chance to extend that success on Friday. San Diego State and SJSU will face off in a Mountain West battle at 9 p.m. ET at SDCCU Stadium. Both teams might be coming in a bit winded after having run the length of the field multiple times in their most recent games.
How To Watch
- When: Friday at 9 p.m. ET
- Where: SDCCU Stadium — San Diego, California
- TV: CBS Sports Network
- Live Stream: CBSSports.com or fuboTV (Try for free. Regional restrictions may apply.)
- Watch on your Phone: CBS Sports App
- Watch on Connected TV: CBS Sports App on Roku and Fire TV
The Aztecs ran circles around the Utah State Aggies this past Saturday, and the extra yardage (570 yards vs. 215 yards) paid off. San Diego State blew past Utah State 38-7. RB Greg Bell had a stellar game for San Diego State as he rushed for one TD and 157 yards on 22 carries in addition to snatching one receiving TD.
Meanwhile, the Spartans didn’t have too much trouble with the New Mexico Lobos at home this past Saturday as they won 38-21. SJSU’s QB Nick Starkel was on fire, passing for five TDs and 467 yards on 47 attempts. Near the top of the highlight reel was Starkel’s 69-yard TD bomb to WR Bailey Gaither in the third quarter.
The Aztecs are the favorite in this one, with an expected 9.5-point margin of victory. They have been consistent moneymakers against the spread when favored (2-0), so they might be worth a quick bet.
Their wins lifted both teams to an identical 2-0. We’ll see which team can carry over their success and which team inevitably falls when San Diego State and SJSU clash.
The Aztecs are a big 9.5-point favorite against the Spartans, according to the latest college football odds.
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