Bowling Green Falcons vs Kent State Golden Flashes 11/8/2023 – The Bowling Green Falcons are gearing up for an away game in Kent, Ohio, where they will face the Kent State Golden Flashes. With college football in full swing, this matchup promises to be an exciting chapter in the ongoing season. The college football picks tonight are updated online with all the details on this exciting game.
Bowling Green Falcons vs Kent State Golden Flashes 11/8/2023
|When:||Wednesday, November 8, 2023 7:00 PM ET|
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Bowling Green has had a promising season, currently sitting one game above .500 with a three-game win streak. They are coming off a thrilling three-point victory over Ball State in their last matchup. Offensively, the Falcons have shown their strength, averaging 23.8 points per game on 299.9 yards of total offense.
Leading the charge for Bowling Green is quarterback Connor Bazelak, who has delivered 1,023 passing yards and seven touchdowns on 93 completions this season. In the rushing game, Terion Stewart has been the standout, carrying the ball 125 times for 762 yards and eight touchdowns. In the receiving corps, Harold Fannin Jr. has made a significant impact with 293 receiving yards and three scores on 22 catches. Ta’Ron Keith and Odieu Hiliare have also contributed, adding 259 yards and 235 yards, respectively, with two touchdowns each.
Kent State Golden Flashes: Seeking Redemption
Kent State enters this game with a challenging season, securing just one win in their initial ten games. Their last outing ended in a six-point loss to Akron, reflecting their struggles. Defensively, Kent State faced difficulties, giving up 31 points, including 21 points in the fourth quarter. While the offense moved the ball well, amassing 346 yards and scoring 27 points, they failed to convert five out of 14 third-down attempts.
Quarterback Tommy Ulatowski led the Kent State offense, completing 15 passes for 229 yards and three touchdowns. He also contributed as a rusher, carrying the ball 11 times for 24 yards and a touchdown. Jaylen Thomas led the rushing attack with 36 yards on 14 carries, while Crishon McCray excelled in the receiving game, amassing 161 yards and two touchdowns on 6 receptions. Luke Floriea added 37 yards and a score on 4 receptions.
Bowling Green’s Favorable Outlook
Bowling Green is unquestionably the stronger team in this matchup, and their dominance should be evident right from the kickoff. Kent State has struggled, and Bowling Green is set to capitalize on their weaknesses. Expect the Falcons to control both sides of the ball as they aim to continue their winning streak on the road against Kent State.
NAAF Latest Odds: BGSU -9.5 ; O/U 40.5
After losing their first two conference games, the Falcons have turned things around with three consecutive conference wins. Their most recent victory over Ball State, with a final score of 24-21, demonstrated their ability to compete at a high level. The game saw both teams exchanging touchdowns throughout, culminating in kicker Alan Anaya’s 22-yard field goal with 3:14 left, which ultimately secured the win for Bowling Green.
Bowling Green Betting Trends
Bowling Green are 4-1 SU in their last 5 games.
Falcons are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games against Kent State.
Bowling Green are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games against Kent State.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Bowling Green’s last 6 games on the road.
Bowling Green are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games when playing on the road against Kent State.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Bowling Green’s last 9 games against an opponent in the Mid-American conference.
Bowling Green are 3-6 ATS in their last 9 games against an opponent in the East Division division.
Bowling Green are 4-11 SU in their last 15 games played in November.
Kent State Betting Trends
Kent State are 0-5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Kent State’s last 7 games.
Kent State are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Kent State’s last 9 games against Bowling Green.
Kent State are 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games at home.
Kent State are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games when playing at home against Bowling Green.
Golden Flashes are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the Mid-American conference.
Kent State are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against an opponent in the East Division.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Kent State’s last 12 games played in November.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Kent State’s last 7 games played in week 11.
Bowling Green Falcons vs Kent State Golden Flashes Betting Pick
As Bowling Green aims for a fourth straight conference win, they also have their sights set on qualifying for a bowl game. While their offensive statistics might not be the most impressive, their 22nd-ranked total defense has played a crucial role in their recent successes. Notably, they rank 8th in the nation against the pass, making it challenging for opponents to find success through the air. However, they will need to improve their third-down defense, which currently ranks 110th in the nation.
As we approach this upcoming matchup between the Bowling Green Falcons and the Kent State Golden Flashes, it’s clear that both teams have their aspirations and challenges. Bowling Green looks to continue their winning streak and make a strong case for a bowl game, while Kent State seeks redemption and a chance to turn their season around. Take the Falcons to win and cover the spread with the best sports betting picks on their side.
Score Prediction: Falcons 20, Flashes 17.