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Betting Picks Game Between Ball State Cardinals vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09/11/2021 in Beaver Stadium

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Betting Picks Game Between Ball State Cardinals vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09-11-2021 in Beaver Stadium

Ball State Cardinals vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09/11/2021 – These are teams walking out in the 2021 NCAA Football Week 1 with a victory. Both teams look to maintain the momentum as the Ball State Cardinals take their act on the road and battle the Penn State Nittany Lions. The game will be played this coming Saturday, September 11 and it will be inside the Beaver Stadium at University Park, Pennsylvania. The kick-off begins at 3:30 p.m. Eastern Time and it will be shown on television through FS1. SofaScore will have the game available through an online live stream. The Penn State Nittany Lions according to NCAA football odds as the heavy favorite to win over the Ball State Cardinals.

Ball State Cardinals vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09/11/2021

When: Saturday, September 11, 3:30 PM ET
Where: Beaver Stadium, University Park, Pennsylvania
TV: FS1
Stream: Sofascore

Ball State Cardinals vs Penn State Nittany Lions 09/11/2021

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Cardinals +20.5 (-110) 54.5 o (-110) +925
Nittany Lions -20.5 (-110) 54.5 u (-110) -1400
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Ball State Cardinals

The Ball State Cardinals opened up their season at their home-field in the Scheumann Stadium against the Western Illinois Bulldogs. That game was close as the first half ended with a tie, 7-7. Ball State started picking it up, outscoring their opponents in the next two quarters. This team scored three touchdowns starting from the 8:41 mark of the third quarter and had two in the final period. Drew Plitt as the QB finished the game with 188 yards, two touchdown passes while doing 61% completion. Justin Hall was both on the receiving end of those throws and he tallied eight catches and 137 yards.

Players to Watch: D. Plitt QB (CMP 17, ATT 28, YDS 188, CMP% 60.7, AVG 6.7, LNG 49, TD 2, INT 0, SACK 0, SYL 0, RTG 140.7), W. Jones RB (ATT 18, YDS 93, AVG 5.2, LNG 21, TD 1), C. Steele RB (ATT 7, YDS 79, AVG 11.3, LNG 37, TD 1), J. Hall WR (REC 8, YDS 137, AVG 17.1, LNG 49, TD 2).

Penn State Nittany Lions

The Penn State Nittany Lions are coming to Week 2 as the 11th ranked team in the NCAA and a win will help them crack the top 10. This team secured their first win of the season on the road in a low-scoring affair against 18th-ranked Wisconsin Badgers. It took the fourth quarter for the deadlock to be broken with Jordan Stout scoring a 24-yard field goal and Noah Cain having a TD at the 9:17 mark. QB Sean Clifford did a great job controlling the match as he had 247 yards and a touchdown pass to Jahan Dotson in the first quarter. Cain finished the game with eight rushing attempts and 48 yards. 

Players to Watch: S. Clifford QB (CMP 18, ATT 33, YDS 247, CMP% 54.5, AVG 7.5, LNG 52, TD 1, INT 0, SACK 2, SYL -13, RTG 127.4 ,ATT 6, YDS 5, AVG 0.8, LNG 7, TD 0), N. Cain RB (ATT 8, YDS 48, AVG 6, LNG 34, TD 1), D. Ford RB (ATT 1, YDS 1, AVG 1, LNG 1, TD 0), J. Dotson WR (REC 5, YDS 102, AVG 20.4, LNG 49, TD 1). J. Dotson WR (REC 5, YDS 102, AVG 20.4, LNG 49, TD 1).

Ball State Cardinals vs Penn State Nittany Lions Betting Numbers

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Ball State Cardinals

Ball State are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Ball State’s last 7 games.
Ball State are 8-0 SU in their last 8 games.
Ball State are 5-15 SU in their last 20 games on the road.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Ball State’s last 6 games against an opponent in the Big Ten conference.

Penn State Nittany Lions

Penn State are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games.
Nittany Lions are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games.
Penn State are 12-3 SU in their last 15 games at home.
Nittany Lions are 9-0 SU in their last 9 games against an opponent in the Mid-American conference.
Penn State are 7-1 ATS in their last 8 games played in September.

Ball State Cardinals vs Penn State Nittany Lions Betting Picks

Penn State Nittany Lions escaped a close match in Week 1 and the bright side is that team chemistry is in place to start the season. They are expected in the online sportsbook to dominate the visiting Ball State Cardinals.