Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Illinois Fighting Illini - 11/23/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Illinois Fighting Illini at Iowa Hawkeyes
Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 12:00 PM (Kinnick Stadium)
IOWA -11.5 O/U 48
Illinois is one of those teams that has started to show that the Big Ten is a serious threat on the year. The Fighting Illini have managed to post a 6-4 record overall, but in the conference play the Fighting Illini have managed to get a 4-3 record and that is very impressive for the Fighting Illini. In the last game the Illini ended up picking up a win over Michigan State by a score of 37-34.
This year the Illini have managed to get a total of 30.7 points per game. The Illini have managed to get 334 yards of offense on the season. When the defense is on the field the Illini have given up a total of 25.7 points a game and have allowed a total of 410 yards per game.
Iowa is heading into the game here with a decent record of 7-3 on the year and in the conference the Hawkeyes have posted a 4-3 record on the year. The Hawkeyes in their last game were able to pull off the upset win over Minnesota by a score of 23-19..
The Hawkeyes on the year have managed to post a total of 24 points a game and have managed to get 373 yards a game of offense. The defense for Iowa is giving up 12.4 points a game and have managed to give up only 303 yards per game.
Iowa has been difficult to beat at home on the year and that will definitely show in this game here. Look for the Hawkeyes to have a good game here and contain the Illinois offense, but also be able to play good offensively and that will help the Hawkeyes in getting the win locked down here. Final Score Prediction, Iowa Hawkeyes win but do not cover 24-20.