BetNow Online Sportsbook

Saturday’s Top Betting Spread for LendingTree Bowl: Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Liberty Flames 12/18/2021

Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Saturday's Top Betting Spread for LendingTree Bowl Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Liberty Flames 12-18-2021

Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Liberty Flames 12/18/2021 – The Eastern Michigan Eagles have made it to the Lending Tree Bowl despite finishing fifth in the MAC West Conference play. The Eagles will need to kick off against the Liberty Flames from Hancock Whitney Stadium in Mobile, Alabama. The Liberty Flames finished fourth in the Independents (FBS) right behind the Army Black Knights. The Lending Tree Bowl Betting Predictions are already up and running with the odds and recent betting trends. This is all set to be an anticipated game between two well-balanced teams.

Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Liberty Flames 12/18/2021

When: Saturday, December 18, 5:45 PM ET
Where: Hancock Whitney Stadium, Mobile, Alabama
TV: ESPN
Stream: Sofascore
Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Liberty Flames 12/18/2021
Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Eagles +7 (-107) 58.5 o (-107) +236
Flames -7 (-107) 58.5 u (-107) -264
Bet Now on this Game

Eastern Michigan Eagles

The Eastern Michigan Eagles split their eight conference games in the MAC West and completed their regular season with a 7-5 record. The Eagles were the second-last team on the table. In their last game, they lost against the Central Michigan Chippewas with a 31-10 final score. Eastern Michigan has an offense that is touching 31 points per game. From the defensive end, they are giving up 27.8 points to opponents. The Eagles are rushing for 118 yards and are giving up 233.3 passing yards.

Players to watch: B. Bryant QB (CMP 256, ATT 372, YDS 2921, CMP% 68.8, AVG 7.9, LNG 64, TD 14, INT 6, SACK 38, SYL -246, RTG 144), P. Hutchinson QB (CMP 18, ATT 32, YDS 162, CMP% 56.3, AVG 5.1, LNG 29, TD 1, INT 2, SACK 0, SYL 0, RTG 96.6), J. Hamilton RB (ATT 101, YDS 631, AVG 6.2, LNG 68, TD 4), D. Boone Jr. RB (ATT 108, YDS 400, AVG 3.7, LNG 17, TD 6), H. Beydoun WR (REC 86, YDS 932, AVG 10.8, LNG 64, TD 4).

Liberty Flames

The Liberty Flames completed their regular season with a 7-5 overall record. The Flames dropped their last game against the Army Black Knights with a 31-16 final score. Liberty’s offense is averaging 31.8 points per game and their strong defense is giving up 21.7 to opponents. Their rushing offense is reaching 176.4 yards per game and is giving up 251.7 passing yards to opponents. Malik Willis recorded 12 interceptions and 24 TDs in 2626 passing yards in total. Willis is also the leader in rushing with 820 yards.

Players to watch: M. Willis QB (CMP 194, ATT 315, YDS 2626, CMP% 61.6, AVG 8.3, LNG 70, TD 24, INT 12, SACK 50, SYL -342, RTG 149.1), J. Bennett QB (CMP 14, ATT 31, YDS 235, CMP% 45.2, AVG 7.6, LNG 39, TD 3, INT 1, SACK 0, SYL 0, RTG 134.3), M. Willis QB (ATT 189, YDS 820, AVG 4.3, LNG 56, TD 11), J. Mack RB (ATT 109, YDS 448, AVG 4.1, LNG 26, TD 3), D. Douglas WR (REC 49, YDS 679, AVG 13.9, LNG 70, TD 5).

Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Liberty Flames Betting Numbers

Trends

Eastern Michigan Eagles

The total has gone OVER in 11 of Eastern Michigan’s last 15 games on the road.
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Eastern Michigan’s last 7 games against an opponent in the Independents (FBS) conference.
Eagles are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 games played in December.
Eastern Michigan are 6-3 SU in their last 9 games played on a Saturday.
Eastern Michigan are 5-10 SU in their last 15 games when playing as the underdog.

Liberty Flames

Liberty are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games.
Flames are 14-6 SU in their last 20 games.
Liberty are 15-2 SU in their last 17 games at home.
Liberty are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games this season.
Flames are 2-8 SU in their last 10 games against an opponent in the Mid-American conference.

Eastern Michigan Eagles vs Liberty Flames Betting Picks

The Flames have a better defensive unit that will help them to take out the Eagles with ease. Liberty is strong and the recent college football picks are against Eastern Michigan. Back the Flames to win with a predicted score of 33-27.