Ohio vs. Kent State
Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 11:01 AM (Peden Stadium)
OHIO -8.5 Total 58.5 Click to Get Latest Betting Odds
The Kent State Golden Flashes visit Peden Stadium in Athens, Ohio on Saturday to play the Ohio Bobcats. The Golden Flashes improved to 3-3 on the season following a 26-3 victory over Akron. Kent State quarterback Dustin Crum threw one touchdown pass, while Matthew Trickett booted four field goals as the Golden Flashes shut down the Zips offense and won easily.
Dustin Crum leads Kent State in passing with 874 yards and six touchdowns. Jo-El Shaw is the leading running back with 298 yards and two touchdowns. Isaiah McKoy leads all receivers with 381 yards and four touchdowns. Qwuantrezz Knight leads the Golden Flashes in tackles with 40.
Ohio fell to 2-4 on the season following its 39-36 loss to Northern Illinois on Saturday when NIU kicked a field goal as time ran out. Ohio’s Nathan Rourke passed for 258 yards and a pair of touchdowns. Ohio led at the half 21-10 but were outscored 29-15 in the second half. Ohio fell to 1-1 in Mid-American Conference play.
Ohio quarterback Nathan Rourke has thrown for 1,270 yards, eight touchdowns and four interceptions. Rourke is the leading rusher for the Bobcats with 330 yards and four touchdowns, while O’Shaan Allison has rushed for 320 yards and two touchdowns. Shane Hooks leads all receivers with 322 yards and three touchdowns. The leading tackler for the Bobcats is Javon Hagan with 54.
Kent State is 4-0 ATS in its last 4 versus an opponent with a losing record
The UNDER has cashed in 5 of the Golden Flashes last 7
Ohio is 1-5 ATS in its last 6
The UNDER has cashed in 17 of the Bobcats last 28 MAC games
Kent State has covered the number in 7 of the last 9 played in Ohio between the two MAC rivals. The Golden Flashes have covered 5 of the last 7 in MAC play and each of the last 4 when playing an opponent with a losing record. Ohio has failed to cover 5 of its last 6 overall and 4 of its last 5 MAC games. Final Score Prediction, Kent State Golden Flashes win and cover ATS 28-27