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Ball State Cardinals vs Akron Zips 11/02/2021 Spread, Game Analysis and Forecast

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Ball State Cardinals vs Akron Zips 11-02-2021 Spread Game Analysis and Forecast

Ball State Cardinals vs Akron Zips 11/02/2021 – Week 10 college football is all set to get underway with an exciting game between the Ball State Cardinals and the Akron Zips. The ncaa football picks and parlays have a predicted winner based on the recent betting trends. The Cardinals will travel to InfoCision Stadium in Akron, Ohio and they look forward to rebounding from their last defeat. The Cardinals are third in the MAC West Conference play and are up against a struggling Akron team. The Zips are second to last in the MAC East Conference and will enter this game riding a two-game losing streak.

Ball State Cardinals vs Akron Zips 11/02/2021

When: Tuesday, November 2, 7:00 PM ET
Where: InfoCision Stadium, Akron, Ohio
TV: ESPN2
Stream: SofaScore
Ball State Cardinals vs Akron Zips 11/02/2021
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Cardinals -20.5 (-110) 56.6 o (-110) -1100
Zips +20.5 (-110) 56.6 u (-110) +700
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Ball State Cardinals

The Ball State Cardinals are and the Central Michigan Chippewas hold the same 2-2 conference record in the MAC West. Overall, the Cardinals are 4-4 after dropping their last game against the Miami RedHawks. Ball State scored just 17 points and gave up 24 in return. The Cardinals quarterback Drew Pitt was unable to do much against a decent Red Hawks team. Wide receiver Jayshon Jackson covered 121 yards and caught the ball six times. The Cardinals were up for the board after Justin Hall contributed a six-yard TD reception from their quarterback.

Players to watch:D. Plitt QB (CMP 152, 104 238, 794 1591, 67.3 63.9, 7.6 6.7, 51 75, 6 11, 2 4, 5 14, -34 -111, 146.6), 131.9), J. Paddock QB (CMP 18, 104 26, 794 132, 67.3 69.2, 7.6 5.1, 51 28, 6 0, 2 1, 5 1, -34 -9, 146.6), 104.2), C. Steele RB (ATT 84, YDS 428, AVG 5.1, LNG 37, TD 5), W. Jones RB (ATT 76, YDS 273, AVG 3.6, LNG 21, TD 3), J. Hall WR (REC 48, YDS 506, AVG 10.5, LNG 49, TD 4).

Akron Zips

The Akron Zips are coming off a humiliating defeat against the Buffalo Bulls in their last week’s game. The Zips defense slumped when they gave up 45 points. From the offensive end, they were restricted to just 10. Akron has one of the worst scoring defenses touching close to just 40 points per game. The Zips were outgained by the Bills with ease and the only TD came in from running back Jonzell Norrils. Quarterback D.J. Irons touched 66 yards in total with one interception while Norrils covered 155 yards in their loss.

Players to watch: D. Irons QB (CMP 77, ATT 117, YDS 890, CMP% 65.8, AVG 7.6, LNG 45, TD 8, INT 4, SACK 29, SYL -160, RTG 145.4), Z. Gibson QB (CMP 45, ATT 65, YDS 515, CMP% 69.2, AVG 7.9, LNG 50, TD 6, INT 0, SACK 7, SYL -41, RTG 166.2), D. Irons QB (ATT 90, YDS 300, AVG 3.3, LNG 24, TD 2), J. Norrils RB (ATT 57, YDS 287, AVG 5, LNG 74, TD 1), K. Mumpfield WR (REC 41, YDS 495, AVG 12.1, LNG 48, TD 6).

Ball State Cardinals vs Akron Zips Betting Numbers

Trends

Ball State Cardinals

The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Ball State’s last 11 games.
Ball State are 11-4 SU in their last 15 games.
Ball State are 5-2 SU in their last 7 games against Akron.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Ball State’s last 5 games on the road.
Ball State are 8-2 SU in their last 10 games against an opponent in the Mid-American conference.

Akron Zips

Akron are 6-14 ATS in their last 20 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Akron’s last 6 games.
Akron are 3-17 SU in their last 20 games.
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Akron’s last 6 games against Ball State.
Akron are 2-13 ATS in their last 15 games at home.

Ball State Cardinals vs Akron Zips Betting Picks

The college football lines are slanting towards the Cardinals to win this game and cover the spread. Ball State has a better scoring defense than the Zips and they have an equally balanced offensive unit. Back the Cardinals to win this game with a predicted score of 42-24.