At 7:30 ET , the Eagles and Bulls square off at UB Stadium in a week 13 NCAAF matchup. TV coverage belongs to ESPN2 with the game being played on Tuesday, November 21st. The odds for this week 13 Mid-American matchup have the Bulls as the 6.5 point favorites at home. Will the Bulls pull this one out? Find out how I see this game playing out on Tuesday.
EASTERN MICHIGAN EAGLES VS BUFFALO BULLS BETTING PICK
The Pick: Eastern Michigan Eagles +6.5
This game will be played at UB Stadium at 7:30 ET on Tuesday, November 21st.
WHY BET THE EASTERN MICHIGAN EAGLES:
- We have this one finishing with a projected score of 22-16 in favor of Buffalo.
- Even though we have Buffalo winning straight-up, we like Eastern Michigan at +6.5.
- The over/under is currently sitting at 36.5 points, and we like the over with a projected 38 points.
Are Eastern Michigan Ready for a Road Win?
With a 5-6 record, the Eastern Michigan Eagles take on Buffalo. Their road record so far is (0-4) and at home (3-1).
Heading into this week’s matchup with Buffalo, the Eagles have been favored in three games and the underdog in five. Their ATS mark coming into the game is 5-3.
In 11 games played, the average over/under line for Eastern Michigan’s games has been set at 44.9 points. These contests have seen an average combined score of 45.2 points, resulting in an OU record of 4-4.
Eastern Michigan’s offense is averaging 20 points per game, which ranks them 89th in the NCAA. Through the air, they’re at 160.2 passing yards on average, putting them at 119th in the nation. Their rushing attack is currently 110th in rushing yards, with an average of 346 rushing attempts per game this season.
As we head into this week’s game, the Eastern Michigan defense ranks 98th for points allowed, with an average of 25.2 points per game. Teams have been gaining 208 passing yards per game against them (62nd nationally). Against the run, they’ve given up 180.3 rushing yards, placing them 138th in college football.
Can the Bulls Please the Home Buffalo Crowd?
So far, the Buffalo Bulls are 3-8, including going 1-4 on the road and 1-3 at home.
Buffalo’s average scoring differential for the season is -5.9 leading to an ATS mark of 4-5. The Bulls have been favored two times and the underdog in seven games
So far this season, Buffalo boasts an over/under record of 3-6. On average, their matchups have resulted in a combined score of 49.5 points, while the average over/under line has been 48.6 points.
Buffalo’s offense has put up an average of 21.8 points per game, placing them 82nd in the NCAA rankings. Through the air, they’ve gained 186.3 passing yards on average, ranking 103rd in the nation. On the ground, they’re holding the 94th position in rushing yards, with 402 rushing attempts per game this season.
This season, the Bulls’ defense has allowed 176.4 rushing yards per game, ranking 84th. Opponents average 191.1 passing yards, and opposing quarterbacks have put together a passer rating of 84 against Buffalo. They hold the 43rd position in NCAA points allowed.