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Akron vs. Eastern Michigan - 11/12/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction

Game
Eastern Michigan at Akron
Date & Time Tuesday November 12, 2019, 6:01 PM (EST)
Location
InfoCision Stadium
Akron, OH
The Line
Eastern Michigan Eagles -17.0 . Total Even
TV Channel
ESPNN
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The Eastern Michigan Eagles hit the road for a mid week game against the Akron Zips.  The Eagles are (4-5) and are coming off a 43-14 loss to the Buffalo Bulls.  The Akron Zips (0-9) are still looking for their first win of the season.  The Zips lost this past week to on the road to the Bowling Green Falcons, 35-6.

In the Eagles loss to the Bulls, the Eagles scored first on an 80 yd touchdown pass play to Mathew Sexton from Mike Glass.  The Eagles would then give up 43 straight points to the Bulls.  The Eagles were out gained 460 to 210 in the game.  The Eagles only managed 25 yds rushing on 17 carries, but gave up an absurd 252 yds rushing defensively.  The Eagles recorded their 2nd touchdown of the game, with a minute and 30 seconds left in the game.  Preston Hutchinson ran it in from 1 yard out. 

The Zips led 6-0 after two field goals from Corey Smigel, but then it was all Bowling Green from there.  The Zips were smoked the rest of the game, only being able to muster 100 yds of total offense.  Akron quarterback Kato Nelson was 9 of 24 for 60 yds and 2 interceptions.  The Zips turned the ball over 4 times and were out gained in total yds 276 to 100.  The Zips converted just 1 time on 14 3rd down opportunities. The Zips have lost 14 in a row.

Recent Betting Trends:

Eagles are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 conference games.

Eagles are 19-7 ATS in their last 26 road games.

The over is 4-0 in Eagles last 4 road games.

Zips are 0-6 ATS in their last 6 home games.

Zips are 5-17 ATS in their last 22 games overall.

The under is 35-17 in Zips last 52 home games.

The Eagles are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 meetings against Akron.  Akron has been awful this year in just about every category.  The Zips are averaging just over 10 points per game, while giving up 35 points per game.  Eastern Michigan gets back to .500 here with the win.  Final score prediction, Eastern Michigan will win and cover, 34-13.    

Pick:
EMU -17.0
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