Bowling Green vs. EMU Prediction
Will the Eastern Michigan Eagles cover as a double-digit home favorite tonight when they host the Bowling Green Falcons tonight at 7:00 p.m. ET in MAC play?
ODDSMAKERS LIKE: Eastern Michigan. According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Eagles are 13.5-point home favorites versus the Falcons, who opened as a 14-point underdog. The total, meanwhile, sits at 61.5 points after hitting the board at 60.
THE PUBLIC LIKES: As of Tuesday afternoon, just over 60% of public bettors are backing the Eagles and laying the double-digit points.
HISTORICAL TRENDS LIKE: The road team has cashed in six of the last seven meetings between these two teams.
WHO WE LIKE: Eastern Michigan. Don't just look at the Eagles' record because it's somewhat misleading. EMU has been a great bet this season and should cash tonight.
The Eagles are 13-3 against the spread in their last 16 games after accumulating more than 450 total yards in their previous game. They're also 19-7 against the number in their last 26 games overall, are 11-5 against the spread in their last 16 conference games, and are 14-5 at the betting window in their last 19 games played on fieldturf.
On the other side, the Falcons are just 6-18 against the spread in their last 24 games overall. They're also 1-4 against the number in their last five conference games, are 3-7 against the spread in their last 10 games when playing a team with a losing record and 2-8 at the betting window in their last 10 games coming off a loss of more than 20 points.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 13 PICK: EASTERN MICHIGAN EAGLES -13.5