Central Michigan Chippewas (1-8) at Eastern Michigan Eagles (4-5)
|Date & Time||Saturday November 3, 2018, 12:00 PM (EDT)|
The Line: Eastern Michigan Eagles -13 -- Over/Under:
Saturday college football action pits the Central Michigan Chippewas against the Eastern Michigan Eagles.
The Central Michigan Chippewas are thrust in to the role of spoiler after a 17-10 loss at Akron on Saturday dropped the team to 1-8. Both squads finished with around 300 yards with Central Michigan owning a 4-1 turnover advantage.
Chippewas quarterback Tony Poljan connected on 19-37 for 169 yards while running 20 times for 28 yards and a touchdown.
Romello Ross topped the Central Michigan rushing attack with 22 attempts for 75 yards while catching three passes for 22 yards followed by Julien Hicks with five receptions for 40 yards.
The Eastern Michigan Eagles saw their chance at a third consecutive victory go by the wayside in a 37-22 defeat to Army in week nine. Eastern Michigan was outgained 417-235 with a lost fumble and only 14+ minutes of possession.
Eagles quarterback Tyler Wiegers connected on 19-29 for 201 yards and a pair of second half touchdowns while rushing a team high five times for 26 yards.
Blake Banham ran one yard for a score and caught seven balls for a game high 104 yards including a 58 yard scoring reception while catching a pass for a two point conversion for EMU.
Under is 4-0 in Central Michigan Chippewas last 4 games following a ATS loss and under is 5-0 in Central Michigan Chippewas last 5 games after allowing less than 170 yards passing in their previous game and Central Michigan Chippewas are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 games overall. Under is 4-0-1 in Eastern Michigan Eagles last 5 games following a straight up loss and over is 3-0-1 in Eastern Michigan Eagles last 4 games in November and Eastern Michigan Eagles are 9-0 ATS in their last 9 games following a ATS loss. Over is 8-3 in the last 11 meetings.
Eastern Michigan still has a shot at a Bowl and I’ll back them with the Chippewas struggling and left with nothing to play for…