Central Michigan vs. Toledo - 11/29/19 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
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Toledo Rockets (6-5) at Central Michigan Chippewas (7-4)
College Football: Friday, November 29, 2019 at 12:00 pm (Kelly/Shorts Stadium)
The Line: Central Michigan Chippewas -9 -- Over/Under: 64.5
The Toledo Rockets and Central Michigan Chippewas meet Friday in week 14 college football action at Kelly/Shorts Stadium as they close out the CFB regular season.
The Toledo Rockets look for a win after splitting their last eight games. The Toledo Rockets have lost their last three road games. Mitchell Guadagni is completing 64.8 percent of his passes for 1,099 yards, eight touchdowns and two interceptions. Guadagni has four touchdown passes in his last three games. Bryce Mitchell and Danzel McKinley-Lewis have combined for 1,193 receiving yards and five touchdowns while Desmond Phillips has 32 receptions. The Toledo Rockets ground game is averaging 237.3 yards per contest, and Bryant Koback leads the way with 1,165 yards and 11 touchdowns. Defensively, Toledo is allowing 30.6 points and 468.7 yards per game. Jordan Fisher leads the Toledo Rockets with 84 tackles, Saeed Holt has 3.5 sacks and Kahlil Robinson has three interceptions.
The Central Michigan Chippewas look to stay hot after winning five of their last six games. The Central Michigan Chippewas have won all five home games this season. David Moore is completing 57.3 percent of his passes for 1,143 yards, five touchdowns and four interceptions. Moore and Quinten Dormady have combined for 16 touchdown passes and nine interceptions. Kalil Pimpleton and JaCorey Sullivan have combined for 1,367 receiving yards and nine touchdowns while Tyrone Scott has 28 receptions. The Central Michigan Chippewas ground game is averaging 185.3 yards per contest, and Jonathan Ward leads the way with 968 yards and 14 touchdowns. Defensively, Central Michigan is allowing 28.6 points and 367.6 yards per game. Troy Brown leads the Central Michigan Chippewas with 74 tackles, Sean Adesanya has seven sacks and Da'Quaun Jamison has two interceptions.
The Rockets are 1-5 ATS in their last 6 conference games, 0-5 ATS in their last 5 road games and 1-5 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Chippewas are 5-0 ATS in their last 5 home games, 4-1 ATS in their last 5 conference games and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games overall. The Rockets are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 meetings in Central Michigan and 10-1 ATS in their last 11 meetings. The over is 6-0 in Chippewas last 6 games overall. The over is 5-0 in Rockets last 5 games overall.
The Toledo Rockets are 1-7 ATS in their last eight games as a road underdog. The Central Michigan Chippewas are 4-2 ATS in their last six games as a home favorite. The Toledo Rockets have failed to cover five of their last six games and have allowed 31 or more points in each of their last five games. The Central Michigan Chippewas have been highly explosive offensively, have covered five straight at home and have a chance to lockup a spot in the MAC title game. It's also senior day for Central Michigan, a roster that has 19 seniors. I'll take the Chippewas in a comfortable home victory.