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Eastern Kentucky at WVU 9/12/20 - College Football Picks & Predictions

West Virginia Mountaineers vs Eastern Kentucky Colonels Odds & Info

Game West Virginia Mountaineers vs Eastern Kentucky Colonels
Date & Time Saturday September 12, 2020, 12:00 PM (EDT)
Location
Milan Puskar Stadium
Latest odds
WVU -41.5 Total 55.5
TV Channel
FS1

Mountaineer Field at Milan Puskar Stadium will play host to a Saturday afternoon college football game between the Eastern Kentucky Colonels and the West Virginia Mountaineers. Last weekend, Eastern Kentucky trailed by 38 points at halftime during a 59-0 road loss at Marshall. The Colonels (0-1) were outgained by a 627-166 margin on the afternoon.

Parker McKinney completed seven of his ten passes for 71 yards and an interception. Quentin Pringle and Alonzo Booth combined for 72 yards rushing on 21 carries.

The West Virginia Mountaineers enter the 2020 campaign looking to take significant steps forward for second year head coach Neal Brown. Last year, West Virginia lost seven games and failed to qualify for a bowl game but did defeat TCU in their final regular season game. In July, the Mountaineers parted ways with defensive coordinator Vic Koenning following an investigation of player misconduct.

The West Virginia offense needs to make the biggest strides in the running game, after averaging just 73 yards on the ground a season ago. WR Sam Jones (69 rec) returns as the top option through the air for the Mountaineers.

Recent Betting Trends

  • Eastern Kentucky is 4-2 ATS in their last 6 games.
  • Eastern Kentucky is 0-10 SU in their last 10 games on the road.
  • West Virginia is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games at home.
  • The total has gone OVER in 5 of Eastern Kentucky's last 7 games.
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of West Virginia's last 5 games.

Free NCAAF Pick:

West Virginia Mountaineers -41.5

This will be an incredibly difficult spot for Eastern Kentucky after being destroyed by Marshall last week. West Virginia has one of the best defenses in the Big 12 and their offense will want to get off to a fast start. Take the Mountaineers to run away and cover at home. Final Score Prediction, West Virginia Mountaineers 52-7.

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