East Carolina vs. West Virginia Pick
Following a loss in Week 1, will West Virginia bounce back with a rout against East Carolina on Saturday?
Who: East Carolina (0-1) vs. West Virginia (0-1)
What: College Football Week 2
When: 12:00PM ET, Saturday, September 9
Where: Milan Puskar Stadium, Morgantown, West Virginia
Current Point Spread & Over/Under Total
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Mountaineers are 24-point home favorites versus the Pirates while the over/under currently sits at 65.5 points.
West Virginia opened as 21-point home favorites but the line has jumped to 24 points. As for the total, the number hit the board at 60.5 but has jumped a full five and a half points to 65.5.
Public Betting: Which side are public bettors on for this Matchup?
This number should come down throughout the week, but as of this writing, a whopping 90% of public bettors are backing West Virginia and laying the 24 points.
OUR PREDICTION: The Pirates are winless at 0-6 against the spread in their last six road games, are 9-25 against the number in their last 34 games overall, and have failed to cover in seven of their last eight games coming off a loss. East Carolina has also struggled versus West Virginia, going 1-5-1 ATS in its last seven games in Morgantown. The home team is 4-0 ATS in the last four meetings between these two teams as well.
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