Akron Zips vs Miami-OH RedHawks 11/20/2019 Picks, Predictions and Previews
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Akron Zips vs Miami-OH RedHawks 11/20/2019 – The Miami-OH RedHawks visit the Akron Zips on Wednesday and are heavy favorites by college football betting. Between the two teams, the game has more importance to the hosting Zips. They remain winless this season and will try to nab their first win. Akron is coming off a loss to Michigan but faces a tall order against Miami-OH. The Redhawks are coming off a big 44-3 win over Bowling Green. They have already secured the MAC East title and are bowl eligible.
Akron Zips vs Miami-OH RedHawks 11/20/2019
Akron Zips are not given much of a chance with their poor performance this season. Their offense has been atrocious although their passing game has shown promise. The Zips do have a talented quarterback in Kato Nelson although injuries limit his time on the field. As for the rest of their offensive effort, limiting their turnovers is a must. On the defensive side, it hardly gets better. Akron allows opponents 193.6 yards per game while their rush defense also allows 36.3 points per game.
Players to watch: K.Nelson QB 134 CMP 240 ATT 1,615 YDS 55.8 CMP% 6.7 AVG 87 LNG 10 TD 6 INT; B. Lee WR 60 ATT 177 YDS 3 AVG 29 LNG; M. Burton RB 32 ATT 105 YDS 3.3 AVG 19 LNG; N. Stewart WR 34 REC 463 YDS 13.6 AVG 49 LNG; J. Knight WR 25 REC 373 YDS 14.9 AVG 39 LNG
Coming off a blowout win, it comes to no surprise that the Miami-OH RedHawks are heavy favorites to prevail. They are currently leading the MAC East and another win formalizes their spot in the MAC title game. Offensively, score an average of 24.8 per game. Despite the work needed on defense, the RedHawks should have little trouble dealing with the Zips. They have allowed opponents an average of only 16 points per game.
Players to watch: B. Gabbert QB 123 CMP 229 ATT 1,734 YDS 53.7 CMP% 7.6 AVG 63 LNG 9 TD 6 INT; J. Bester RB 96 ATT 436 YDS 4.5 AVG 59 LNG; T. Shelton RB 72 ATT 387 YDS 5.4 AVG 53 LNG; J. Walker WR 16 REC 348 YDS 21.8 AVG 60 LNG; J.Maye WR 14 REC 345 YDS 24.6 AVG 63 LNG
Akron Zips vs Miami-OH RedHawks Betting Numbers
Akron is 0-10 ATS in their last 10 games.
RedHawks are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
Akron Zips vs Miami-OH RedHawks Betting Picks
College football spreads see the Miami-OH RedHawks prevailing over the Akron Zips this Wednesday. The RedHawks are predicted to win via a score of 30.8-1.4 covering the spread and total going under.