Charlotte at Old Dominion:11/27/21 College Football Picks and Predictions
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Old Dominion Monarchs (5-6) vs Charlotte 49ers (5-6)
Game Info: Saturday, November 27, 2021 at 2:00 pm (Kornblau Field at S.B. Ballard Stadium)
Betting Odds: Old Dominion Monarchs -10 -- Over/Under: 56 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Charlotte 49ers and Old Dominion Monarchs face off on Saturday in a C-USA college football showdown at Foreman Field. When these two teams faced off in 2019, it was Charlotte that won 38-22. The winner of this game will be bowl eligible.
Charlotte comes into this game with a 5-6 record overall and they have gone 5-5-1 against the spread. In the last game against Marshall, the defense was awful giving up 49 points and that led to the defeat. Charlotte is averaging 26.5 points while their defense is giving up 32 points per game.Under center for Charlotte is Chris Reynolds who has thrown for 2,449 yards, 24 touchdowns, and seven interceptions. In this game, Charlotte is going to need the defense to be good.
On the other side of this matchup is the Old Dominion Monarchs who also sit with a 5-6 record. After a slow start they have been playing better as of late winning four games in a row. In the last game against Middle Tennessee, Old Dominion looked good putting up 24 points, and a victory. The Monarchs are averaging 26 points while their defense is giving up 27 points per game. Under center for Old Dominion is Hayden Wolff who has thrown 1,425 yards, six touchdowns, and four interceptions. Blake Watson has also rushed for 933 yards and six touchdowns.
Charlotte is 1-4-1 against the spread in their last six games overall. Old Dominion is 4-0 against the spread in their last four games overall. The over is 8-2 in Charlotte’s last ten conference games. The road team is 4-1 against the spread in the last five meetings. The over is 4-1 in the last five meetings. Charlotte is 4-1 against the spread in the last five meetings.
When these two teams have faced off, the over has been a strong play and it’s going to be no different in this game. Especially the 49ers defense has been an issue, and it’s going to lead to plenty of scoring. This total should really be at 60, and the over is going to cash with ease.