Penn State vs. Indiana - 11/16/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Indiana at Penn State
Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 12:01 PM (Beaver Stadium)
Penn State -14.0 . Total 53.5
The Indiana Hoosiers travel to University Park for a matchup with the top 25 ranked Penn State Nittany Lions. The Hoosiers are (7-2) on the season and have won 4 in a row. Indiana most recently beat the Northwestern Wildcats, 34-3. The Nittany Lions are (8-1) and are coming off a tough loss to the Minnesota Golden Gophers, 31-26.
In the win over the Wildcats, the Hoosiers were led by Stevie Scott III, with 116 yds rushing on 26 carries and 2 touchdowns. Indiana kicker Logan Justus made both of his field goals, with a long of 30 yds. The Hoosiers out gained the Wildcats 414 to 199 in the game. The Hoosiers came up big defensively, forcing 3 turnovers. Indiana did not commit any turnovers en route to the victory.
Penn State quarterback Sean Clifford was 23 of 43 for 340 yds, while throwing 1 touchdown and being intercepted 3 times. The Nittany lions were paced offensively by running back Journey Brown. Brown rushed for 124 yds on 14 carries and 2 touchdowns. The turnovers hurt the Nittany Lions in the game, giving the ball away 3 times in what ended up to be a one score game. Penn State had more total yds offensively then Minnesota in the loss, 518 to 460.
Recent Betting Trends:
Hoosiers are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall.
Hoosiers are 4-10 ATS in their last 14 road games.
The over is 5-2 in Hoosiers last 7 road games.
Nittany lions are 17-8-2 ATS in their last 27 home games.
Nittany Lions are 29-14-2 ATS in their last 45 games overall.
The under is 5-2 in Nittany Lions last 7 games overall.
The Hoosiers have had a nice stretch of play recently, winning their last 4 games. During those 4 games, Indiana's toughest opponent was Nebraska. Penn State on the other hand has had a brutal stretch over the last 4 games. The Nittany Lions have gone 3-1 in those 4 but have played the likes of: Minnesota, Michigan State, Michigan, and Iowa. Indiana's 2 losses this here have to Michigan State and Ohio State, both ranked opponents at the time. Indiana has a nice record but Penn State should win and cover this spread. Final score prediction, Penn State will win and cover, 35-17.