Georgia State vs. Appalachian State prediction, odds, line: Advanced college football model reveals picks for Wednesday night's Sun Belt Conference matchup

SportsLine's projection model has generated Week 8 CFB picks for the contest between the Georgia State Panthers and Appalachian State Mountaineers
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Teams looking to get back into the Sun Belt Conference East Division race clash on Wednesday night when the Georgia State Panthers battle the Appalachian State Mountaineers. The Panthers (2-4, 1-1), fourth in the division, had finished second at 6-2 in the league and 8-5 overall in 2021. The Mountaineers (3-3, 1-2), who are tied for fifth with Georgia Southern, won the division a year ago with a 7-1 conference mark and 10-4 overall record. Since the start of last season, Georgia State has gone 4-4 on the road, while Appalachian State is 8-2 at home.

Kickoff from Kidd Brewer Stadium in Boone, N.C., is set for 7:30 p.m. ET. Appalachian State is a 9-point favorite in the latest Georgia State vs. Appalachian State odds from Caesars Sportsbook, while the over/under for total points scored is 60. (See up-to-date odds for every game this week on our college football odds page.) 

Before you make any Georgia State vs. Appalachian State picks or college football predictions, you NEED to see the predictions from the SportsLine Projection Model.

The SportsLine Projection Model simulates every FBS college football game 10,000 times. Over the past six-plus years, the proprietary computer model has generated a stunning profit of almost $3,000 for $100 players on its top-rated college football picks against the spread. Anyone who has followed it has seen HUGE returns!

The model knows Sixth-year senior quarterback Chase Brice leads the Mountaineers offense. Brice has thrown for 1,674 yards on 131 of 199 passing (65.8 percent) with 18 touchdowns against three interceptions for a rating of 163.3. Brice has also rushed for one score. In the loss to Texas State, he completed 40 of 53 passes (75.5 percent) for 395 yards and three touchdowns and one interception. He has thrown at least one touchdown in all six games, including six in a season-opening 63-61 loss to North Carolina.

The model also knows senior running back Tucker Gregg leads the Panthers in rushing, carrying 101 times for 460 yards (4.6 average) and six touchdowns. The All-Sun Belt Conference back ranks second on Georgia State's career rushing list with 2,020 yards, just 136 yards short of the school record. He already holds the team career records for rushing attempts (411) and rushing touchdowns (22). Gregg joined the program as a walk-on in 2018 and was awarded a scholarship prior to the 2019 season.

Now, the model has set its sights on Georgia State vs. Appalachian State. We can tell you it is leaning Under the total, and it also says one side of the spread hits in over 50% of simulations! You ABSOLUTELY need to see it before locking in any college football picks.

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