Penn State Nittany Lions vs Iowa Hawkeyes 10/12/2019 Odds, Picks and Preview
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Penn State Nittany Lions vs Iowa Hawkeyes 10/12/2019- Penn State Nittany Lions are all set to take on Iowa Hawkeyes this weekend as they try to extend their victory from Kinnick Stadium. The Lions need to make up for their loss against Michigan, but they seem to have good possibilities for their upcoming matches. However, the online betting odds are against the Lions in this game. The Iowa Hawkeyes need to bounce back from their last game against Michigan Wolverines and this seems to be their best option to get back on track.
Penn State Nittany Lions vs Iowa Hawkeyes 10/12/2019
Penn State Nittany Lions
Penn State came-off a big game against Maryland by scoring 59 points and restricting them to nothing. The Lions played well against Purdue Boilermakers and settled with a final score of 35-7. Overall, their defense is surrendering just seven points per game as an average. The Penn State Nittany Lions have some big games coming their way in the following weeks. On the other hand, they are playing the Hawkeyes at their home turf and that might be an issue since the college betting odds are opposite to the Lions.
Players to watch: Sean Clifford QB (90 CMP 135 ATT 1443 YDS 66.7 CMP% 10.7 AVG 72 LNG 12 TD 2 INT), Journey Brown RB (31 ATT 217 YDS 7 AVG 85 LNG 3 TD), Noah Cain RB (35 ATT 208 YDS 5.9 AVG 27 LNG 5 TD), KJ Hamler WR (19 REC 394 YDS 20.7 AVG 58 LNG 4 TD), Jahan Dotson WR (12 REC 242 YDS 20.2 AVG 72 LNG 3 TD).
Iowa Hawkeyes are holding some of the best offensive players on their team. The Iowa Hawkeyes were able to score 48 points against Middle Tennesse but lost to Michigan and with a final score of 10-3. While this seems like a good option for Iowa to get back on track, they still need to focus on their weak spots. Overall, Iowa is averaging with 33.5 points per game and their defensive unit is allowing just 8.5 points per game.
Players to watch: Nate Stanley QB (99 CMP 160 ATT 1225 YDS 61.9 CMP% 7.7 AVG 58 LNG 8 TD 3 INT), Mekhi Sargent RB (61 ATT 311 YDS 5.1 AVG 22 LNG 2 TD), Toren Young RB (41 ATT 291 YDS 7.1 AVG 52 LNG 1 TD), Ihmir Smith-Marsette WR (19 REC 314 YDS 16.5 AVG 58 LNG 3 TD), Brandon Smith WR (17 REC 215 YDS 12.6 AVG 34 LNG 3 TD).
Penn State Nittany Lions vs Iowa Hawkeyes Betting Trends
Penn State Nittany Lions
Penn State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Iowa is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games
Penn State Nittany Lions vs Iowa Hawkeyes Betting Picks
Iowa Hawkeyes stand a better chance in this game than Penn State. The Hawkeyes are coming out well with their skills and they have potential players to rack the defense of Nittany Lions. Back the Hawkeyes to win this game. The predicted score is 14 against 10.