Point spread favors Golden Panthers in battle with Zips
Akron Zips vs Florida International Golden Panthers Odds
The Golden Panthers will try to win and cover the spread at FIU Stadium on Saturday when they get a visit from the Zips in Week 2 action.
This season the Golden Panthers are 0-1 overall and 0-1 ATS against the number, while the Zips are 0-1 and 0-1 ATS. As for the totals, Florida International is 1-0 on the OU, and Akron is 1-0.
Betting Line: On the opening line for this matchup the Golden Panthers sat as 23-point favorites . The total, meanwhile, had not been posted early in the week, so check the lines pages for the latest.
Akron was a 56-14 loser in their most recent outing at home against Central Florida. They failed to cover the 24.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (70) made winners of OVER bettors. Akron was hammered in its last outing, as Central Florida ran up a 56-14 score against them at InfoCision Stadium.
Florida International was a 46-26 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Duke. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (72) made winners of OVER bettors. In Florida International's last outing, Jake Medlock threw for 348 yards in a losing cause against the Blue Devils, 46-26 at Wallace Wade Stadium.
Akron Zips Trends:
When playing in September are 1-9
When playing on turf are 1-9
After being outgained are 1-9
When playing outside the conference are 1-9
Florida International Golden Panthers Trends:
When playing in September are 3-7
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 4-6
A few Zips at Golden Panthers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Akron's last 5 games on the road
Akron is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Akron is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
Akron is 0-4-1 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Florida International's last 10 games
Florida International is 7-3 SU in its last 10 games at home
Florida International is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games
Florida International is 3-8 ATS in its last 11 games
Akron home to Morgan St, Saturday, September 15
Florida International at Central Florida, Saturday, September 15