Saturday, October 17, 2015
Doyt Perry Stadium
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The Akron Zips take on the Bowling Green Falcons on Saturday at Doyt Perry Stadium. The opening line for this game has Bowling Green as 11.5 point favorites and the over/under was set at 67.
Akron was led in passing last game by Tommy Woodson, who finished with 222 yards through the air. He went 14 for 22 on the game, good for a 64% completion percentage. Conor Hundley was the rushing leader for the Zips last game. He carried the ball 17 times for an average of 7 yards per carry and ended with 119 yards. Jerome Lane led the team in receiving with 4 receptions for 104 yards. He had an average of 26 yards per reception in the contest. As a team in that game Akron had 500 total yards on 75 plays. They gained 15 rushing first downs, 10 passing, and 3 by way of penalty for a total of 28 first downs on the game. The Zips rushed for 278 yards by way of 53 carries.
Bowling Green was led in passing last game by Matt Johnson, who finished with 450 yards through the air. He went 33 for 39 on the game, good for a 85% completion percentage. Travis Greene was the rushing leader for the Falcons last game. He carried the ball 15 times for an average of 8 yards per carry and ended with 122 yards. Roger Lewis led the team in receiving with 8 receptions for 142 yards. He had an average of 18 yards per reception in the contest. Bowling Green had 725 total yards on 91 plays. They gained 12 rushing first downs, 22 passing, and 3 by way of penalty for a total of 37 first downs on the game. The Falcons rushed for 206 yards by way of 46 carries.
Akron is averaging a total of 26 points per game on offense. In the air, they are attempting an average of 28.3 passes per game and completing 12.7 of them for a 44.7 percent completion percentage on the year. They are throwing for 196.2 yards per game through the air as well. The Zips are running for an average of 177 yards per game on 40.8 attempts for an average of 4.3 yards per carry. They also run 69.2 plays per contest and average 5.4 yards per play for an average of 373.2 yards per game. The Zips are averaging 19.8 first downs per game and they accumulate 70.5 penalty yards per game via 8.5 penalties.
Akron allows 225.2 passing yards per game and 20.5 points per contest on defense. They give up 20 completions on 33.7 attempts per game for a completion percentage of 59.4. The Zips allow 103.7 rushing yards per game on 34 carries for a 3 average per play. Akron allows 328.8 total yards per game including 4.9 yards per play. They force 2 turnovers per contest and get flagged for 8.8 penalties for 88 yards per game.
Bowling Green is accumulating 40.7 points per game on offense. In the air, they attempt an average of 47.3 passes per game and complete 32.7 of them for a 69 percent completion percentage. They throw for an average of 435.3 yards per game through the air as well. The Falcons run for an average of 169.3 yards per game on 39 attempts for an average of 4.3 yards per carry this season. They also run 86.3 plays per game and average 7 yards per play for a total of 604.7 yards per game. The Falcons get an average of 30.7 first downs per game and they average 96.8 penalty yards per game via 9.8 penalties.
Bowling Green allows an average of 326.5 passing yards and 36.3 points per contest. They give up 27 completions on 42.7 attempts for a completion percentage of 63.3 per game. The Falcons allow 161.5 rushing yards per contest on 38.3 carries for a 4.2 average per rush. Bowling Green allows 488 total yards per game for an average of 6 yards per play. They force 1.3 turnovers per contest and 6.8 penalties for 71.7 yards in each contest.
Akron Betting Trends
Akron is 2-4-0 against the over/under so far this season
Akron has an ATS record of 3-3-0 this season
Bowling Green Betting Trends
Bowling Green is 4-2-0 against the over/under so far this season
Bowling Green has an ATS record of 4-2-0 this season
Injuries to Watch
10/11/15 RB D.J. Jones Undisclosed "?" Saturday vs. Bowling Green
10/11/15 TE Newman Williams Undisclosed "?" Saturday vs. Bowling Green
No key injuries to report
Tony's Pick: Take Akron
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