Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights - 11/30/19 NCAAF Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Rutgers Scarlet Knights at Penn State Nittany Lions
Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 3:30 PM (Beaver Stadium)
Penn State Nittany Lions -38.5 . Total Even
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights are on the road for a matchup with the 8th ranked Penn State Nittany Lions. Rutgers enter this matchup at (2-9), after falling to Michigan State 27-0. Penn State is (9-20, coming off a 28-17 loss to the Ohio State Buckeyes.
In the loss to Michigan State, Rutgers was led by Johnny Langan. Langan completed 8 of 20 for 57 yds, while throwing a pick and rushing for 49 yds. The Scarlet Knights were shut out in the game and being out gained 395 to 140. Rutgers had 2 turnovers in the game and committed 7 penalties.
In the Nittany Lions loss to Ohio State, Penn State was guided throughout the game by running back Jourey Brown. Brown had 64 yds rushing on 11 carries and a score. After trailing 21-0, Penn State made it a game, by rattling off 17 straight points. Penn State got back in the game, thanks to some turnovers by Ohio State. Penn State forced 3 turnovers in the game. Penn State was out gained, 417 to 227.
Recent Betting Trends:
Scarlet Knights are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 games overall.
Scarlet Knights are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 road games.
The under is 6-1 in Scarlet Knights last 7 road games.
Nittany Lions are 0-4 ATS in their last 4 home games.
Nittany Lions are 5-15-2 ATS in their last 22 games following a SU loss.
The over is 5-2 in Nittany Lions last 7 home games.
The under is 5-0 in the last 5 meetings between the two schools. The Scarlet Knights are 0-3 ATS on the road. The Nittany Lions are 6-5 ATS on the year. This spread is large for a reason, you have an 8th ranked teams playing a Rutgers team that has struggled all year. However, Rutgers have not lost by 38 or more points in the last 6 games. I'll take Rutgers to cover this large spread. Penn State is also 2-4 ATS at home. Final score prediction, Penn State wins and Rutgers cover, 42-6.