Kent State vs. Rutgers Odds

rutgers-fans02-360

NEW BRUNSWICK, NJ (The Spread) – No. 18 Rutgers looks to keep its unbeaten season alive on Saturday when the Scarlet Knights host Kent State at 3:30PM ET on ESPN3.

View Current College Football Odds

Rutgers is 7-0 on the season and 3-0 at home while Kent State is 6-1 overall and 3-1 on the road. The Golden Flashes are 6-1 against the spread this year while the Knights are 5-2 ATS. Rutgers has won the last two meetings with Kent State, but the Golden Flashes covered in both meetings.

Trends show that Kent State is 10-1 against the spread in its last 11 games on fieldturf and 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games against Big East opponents. Rutgers is 4-1 against the spread in its last 5 home games and 5-0 ATS in its last 5 games after a win.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv Rutgers is the favorite at home in this game, as the Knights have odds of -13.5 points against Kent State. The over/under total has been set at 44.5 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had Kent State favored by 13 points. The spread has just added the hook and maintained since.

Rutgers is coming off a 35-10 win at Temple last week. The Scarlet Knights are currently third in the nation in defensive scoring, allowing just 11.3 points per game on the season. Offensively, Rutgers is scoring 26.4 points per game. Running back Jawan Jamison has been leading Rutgers this year, as he has rushed for 779 yards and three touchdowns.

Kent State is coming off a 41-24 win over Western Michigan last week. The Flashes have won five straight entering this game. Kent State is scoring 33.7 points per game this year while allowing 24.7 points per game on defense. The Flashes have a great rushing attack with the combo of Dri Archer and Trayion Durham having rushed for 1,336 yards and 15 touchdowns this season to lead the team.

Bet on College Football Week 9 Odds

In terms of Injuries, Kent State defensive back Calvin Tiggle is out with a knee injury while receiver Tyshon Goode is out with a hamstring injury. Rutgers kicker Kyle Federico is doubtful with a hip injury while defensive tackle Al Page is out with a leg injury.

The Public Bets for this game are backing Rutgers. The Scarlet Knights are getting 68% of the wagers with odds of -13.5 points at home against Kent State on Saturday.

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NCAAF Discussions

2017 Heisman Odds on Wed, Mar 2017 by Blade
College / NBA today on Sun, Mar 2017 by TtomBoBadly
SNOW on Tue, Mar 2017 by Michael Cash
EARLY COLL PLAYS FOR WED. on Wed, Mar 2017 by Timmy1961

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Updated National Championship Odds With over five months before kickoff of the new season, is Alabama still favored to win it all in 2018?
Thumbnail VA Tech opens as favorites vs WVU Some of the Week 1 lines have been released for college football and Virginia Tech has opened as a small favorite versus West Virginia.
Thumbnail Stanford QB on track for camp Stanford head coach David Shaw said that quarterback Keller Chryst is "right on schedule" for training camp.
Thumbnail Clemson has big challenge this spring The biggest question the defending national champion Clemson Tigers face this spring is who will replace leader Deshaun Watson at...

NCAAF Headlines

NCAAF Team Pages