Kent St. vs. Toledo Odds
No. 24 Toledo looks to live up to its new top-25 rankings on Saturday when it hosts Kent State at 3PM ET on ESPN3.
According to oddsmakers at GTBets, Toledo is the favorite at home in this game, as the Rockets are getting odds of -15 points against the Golden Flashes. The over/under total for the game has been set at 44 points. Toledo has won six of its last seven against Kent State, but the Flashes have covered the spread in two of the last three meetings.
Toledo is 4-0 on the season, 1-0 in the Mid-American Conference, 3-0-1 against the spread and 4-0 with the under. Already with a win over Arkansas, Toledo has also beat Iowa State, Arkansas State and Ball State to crack the top 25. Toledo is averaging just 26.8 points and 387 yards per game on offense, but holding opponents to 13 points per game. Phillip Ely has thrown for 847 yards and four touchdowns this season, but he also has four interceptions. Toledo has four different rushers with over 100 yards and is led on the ground by Damion Jones-Moore, who has 244 yards and four touchdowns.
Kent State is 2-3 overall, 1-0 in the MAC, 2-3 against the spread and 3-2 with the over. Kent State ended a two-game losing streak last week with a 20-14 win over Miami (Ohio) to start conference play. Kent State is only putting up 20.8 points per game on offense, but the defense is holding opponents to 252 yards per game. Colin Reardon is leading the Kent State offense with 686 passing yards and six touchdowns. Trayion Durham is the leading rusher with 254 yards and two touchdowns.