Akron Zips vs Western Michigan Broncos 2/18/2020 Picks, Spread and Odds
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Akron Zips vs Western Michigan Broncos 2/18/2020 – Betting sites usa have been flourishing with odds and predictions as Akron Zips take on Western Michigan in a Mid-American Conference play. Akron Zips secured the second spot in the MAC East and they are trailing Bowling Green Falcons in the top spot. Western Michigan Broncos are sitting in the fourth position of the MAC West and they need to win several conference games to get to the top. Both teams are all set to clash at University Arena in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Akron Zips vs Western Michigan Broncos 2/18/2020
Akron Zips are holding an overall record of 19-6 and they are 9-3 in their conference play. The Zips defeated Central Michigan with a remarkable 80-67 final score. Akron will do their best to maintain their record and this seems to be their best opportunity. The top scorer for Akron is Loren Christian Jackson touching close 20 points per game on average. When it comes to passing the ball, Jackson has taken the lead once more averaging close to five assists per game.
Players to watch: L. Jackson G (25 GP 34.1 MIN 19.4 PTS 2.7 REB 4.7 AST 1.2 STL 0 BLK 2.2 TO 48 FG% 88.1 FT% 45.5 3PT%), T. Cheese G (25 GP 30.2 MIN 15.8 PTS 4.4 REB 3.2 AST 0.8 STL 0.3 BLK 2.9 TO 44.1 FG% 82.6 FT% 34 3PT%), X. Williams F (25 GP 30.9 MIN 14 PTS 9.5 REB 1.5 AST 0.8 STL 1 BLK 1.8 TO 39.1 FG% 87 FT% 32.6 3PT%).
Western Michigan Broncos
Western Michigan Broncos have won just four of their 12 conference game and they are 11-14 with their overall record. The Broncos lost against Eastern Michigan in their last game with a final score of 69-51. The top scorer for Western Michigan is Michael Flowers touching close to 18 points per game on average. When it comes to passing, Flowers managed to take the lead touching three-plus assists per game.
Players to watch: M. Flowers G (25 GP 32.4 MIN 17.1 PTS 2.8 REB 3.2 AST 0.7 STL 0 BLK 2.7 TO 41.4 FG% 85.5 FT% 37.7 3PT%), B. Johnson F (25 GP 31 MIN 15.2 PTS 7.8 REB 1 AST 0.5 STL 0.9 BLK 1.6 TO 46.6 FG% 71.3 FT% 26.4 3PT%), B. Artis White G (24 GP 22.7 MIN 7.9 PTS 2.5 REB 1.5 AST 1.1 STL 0 BLK 1.6 TO 34.3 FG% 68.6 FT% 33.9 3PT%).
Akron Zips vs Western Michigan Broncos Betting Predictions
Akron is 8-4 ATS in their last 12 games.
Western Michigan Broncos
Western Michigan is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Akron Zips vs Western Michigan Broncos Betting Picks
Akron is battling with the top teams in their league and they will hold the upper hand in this game. Legal online wagering is in favor of the Zips to win and cover the spread.
Moneyline: -450 is set for Akron and +360 for Western Michigan.
ATS: Akron Zips -8, Western Michigan Broncos +8.
Totals: Over 141 for Akron and under 141 for Western Michigan.
Score Prediction: 74-58, Akron Zips.