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FIU Panthers @ Sam Houston Bearkats

Current Records: FIU 3-4, Sam Houston 0-6

How To Watch

  • When: Wednesday, October 18, 2023 at 11 p.m. ET
  • Where: Elliot T. Bowers Stadium -- Huntsville, Texas
  • TV: CBS Sports Network
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What to Know

The FIU Panthers will head out on the road to face off against the Sam Houston Bearkats at 11:00 p.m. ET on Wednesday at Elliot T. Bowers Stadium. The two teams have had a bumpy ride up to this point with three consecutive losses for FIU and eight for Sam Houston dating back to last season.

The point spread may have favored FIU last Wednesday, but the final result did not. They took a 27-14 hit to the loss column at the hands of UTEP.

The losing side was boosted by Kejon Owens, who rushed for 82 yards and a touchdown on only ten carries.

Meanwhile, Sam Houston lost to New Mexico State on the road by a decisive 27-13 margin on Thursday. Sam Houston was down 27-6 at the end of the third quarter, which was just too much to recover from.

Keegan Shoemaker put forth a good effort for the losing side as he threw for 285 yards and two touchdowns. Another player making a difference was Noah Smith, who picked up 55 receiving yards and two touchdowns.

The losses dropped FIU to 3-4 and Sam Houston to 0-6.

In addition to losing their last games, the two teams failed to cover the spread. As for their next game, Sam Houston is the favorite in this one, as the experts expect to see them win by five points. This will be their first time playing as the favorites at home this season.


Sam Houston is a 5-point favorite against FIU, according to the latest college football odds.

The over/under is set at 41.5 points.

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