Eastern Michigan vs Kent State Prediction, Odds & Best Prop Bets – NCAAF, Week 12

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  • Kent State (4-6) are -7.5 point favorites vs Eastern Michigan (6-4)
  • Total (Over/Under): 60 points

The Eastern Michigan Eagles (7-4) visit Dix Stadium to take on the Kent State Golden Flashes (4-7) on Nov. 16. Kickoff is scheduled for 1:00pm EST in Kent.

are betting favorites in Week 12, with the spread sitting at ().

The Over/Under for Eastern Michigan vs. Kent State is total points.

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Eastern Michigan vs. Kent State Odds, Spread, Over/Under for Week 12

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Eastern Michigan vs Kent State Prediction for Week 12

Based on recent trends, the winning team model predicts Kent State will win this game with 62.9% confidence.

Eastern Michigan vs Kent State Spread Prediction for Week 12

Based on recent against-the-spread trends, the model predicts Eastern Michigan will cover the spread with 57.6% confidence.

Both predictions factor in up-to-date player injuries for both Eastern Michigan and Kent State, plus offensive & defensive matchups, recent games and key player performances this season.


  • Eastern Michigan has hit the 1H Moneyline in their last 5 away games (+9.95 Units / 163% ROI)
  • Eastern Michigan has hit the Team Total Under in 9 of their last 10 games (+7.85 Units / 69% ROI)
  • Eastern Michigan has hit the 1Q Moneyline in their last 5 away games (+6.76 Units / 117% ROI)
  • Eastern Michigan have covered the 1H Spread in their last 5 away games (+5.00 Units / 88% ROI)
  • Eastern Michigan has hit the Moneyline in 5 of their last 8 away games (+4.80 Units / 47% ROI)
  • Kent State have covered the 1Q Spread in 15 of their last 22 games (+7.05 Units / 26% ROI)
  • Kent State has hit the 1Q Game Total Under in 13 of their last 20 games (+6.25 Units / 27% ROI)
  • Kent State has hit the Game Total Under in 6 of their last 7 games (+4.90 Units / 64% ROI)
  • Kent State has hit the Moneyline in 7 of their last 8 games at home (+4.45 Units / 12% ROI)
  • Kent State has hit the 1H Game Total Under in 13 of their last 22 games (+3.15 Units / 13% ROI)

Eastern Michigan Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Eastern Michigan has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • Eastern Michigan is 5-4 when betting on the Moneyline for -0.2 Units / -0.78% ROI
  • Eastern Michigan is 5-4 when betting the Over for +0.6 Units / 6.06% ROI
  • Eastern Michigan is 4-5 when betting the Under for -1.5 Units / -15.15% ROI

Kent State Against the Spread (ATS) Record

Kent State has gone against the spread this college football season ( Units / ROI).

  • Kent State is 3-4 when betting on the Moneyline for -3.65 Units / -19.21% ROI
  • Kent State is 3-7 when betting the Over for -4.7 Units / -42.73% ROI
  • Kent State is 7-3 when betting the Under for +3.7 Units / 33.64% ROI

Eastern Michigan: Keys to the Game vs. Kent State

Eastern Michigan is undefeated (7-0) when making 3 or more explosive runs in a game — tied for best in FBS; Average: .545

Eastern Michigan is 8-2 (.800) when making 7 or more explosive plays — tied for 5th-best in FBS; Average: .536

Eastern Michigan is 6-1 (.857) when not throwing an interception — 10th-best in FBS; Average: .576

Kent State: Keys to the Game vs. Eastern Michigan

Kent State is 7-2 (.778) when in a one score game since the 2020 season– tied for 5th-best in FBS; Average: .493

Eastern Michigan Offensive Stats & Trends

Eastern Michigan WRs have caught just 7 of 24 passes (29% Reception Pct) on 3rd and long this season– 5th worst among FBS Teams; Average: 54%

Eastern Michigan Skill Players have caught just 11 of 31 passes (35% Reception Pct) on 3rd and long this season– 3rd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 58%

Eastern Michigan RBs have rushed for 35 TDs on 113 carries (3.2 Carries Per TD) in the Red Zone since last season– tied for best Carries Per TD among FBS Teams; Average: 4.7

Eastern Michigan WRs have averaged just 10.4 yards per reception (2,085 yards/200 catches) in the 1st half since last season– tied for 2nd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 13.2

Eastern Michigan WRs have averaged just 4.9 yards per target (156 yards/32 targets) in the 4th quarter this season– 5th worst among FBS Teams; Average: 7.5

Kent State Offensive Stats & Trends

Kent State Kickers have averaged 47.9 yards per kickoff (6,556 yards/137 kickoffs) since last season– worst among FBS Teams; Average: 61.3

Kent State RBs have been targeted 1.7 times per game (39/23) since last season– tied for 3rd lowest among FBS Teams; Average: 4.4

Kent State RBs have been targeted 0.7 times per game (6/9) in the 1st half this season– 3rd lowest among FBS Teams; Average: 2.3

Kent State RBs have averaged just 0.3 receptions per game (8/23) in the 2nd half since last season– tied for 2nd worst among FBS Teams; Average: 1.5

Kent State RBs have averaged 14.8 yards per reception (74 yards/5 catches) in the 1st half this season– 5th best among FBS Teams; Average: 8.0

Eastern Michigan Eagles Defensive Stats & Trends

Eastern Michigan has allowed a passer rating of 284.6 in the Red Zone (27.0 Pass Attempts) this season– 2nd worst among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 167.4

Eastern Michigan has tackled opponents for a loss on just 8 of 116 rushing attempts (7% TFL%) in the Red Zone since last season– worst in FBS; Average: 15%.

Eastern Michigan has allowed a passer rating of 284.6 in the Red Zone (27.0 Pass Attempts) this season– 2nd worst in FBS; Average: 163.6

Eastern Michigan has allowed a Completion Pct of 78% (21 completions/27 attempts) in the Red Zone this season– worst among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 54%

Eastern Michigan has allowed a Completion Pct of 78% (21 completions/27 attempts) in the Red Zone this season– worst in FBS; Average: 53%

Kent State Golden Flashes Defensive Stats & Trends

Kent State has allowed 287 first down receptions since last season– 2nd most among Non-Power 5 Teams

Kent State has allowed 287 first down receptions since last season– 3rd most in FBS

Kent State has allowed a Completion Pct of 84% (26 completions/31 attempts) on 3rd and short since last season– tied for 2nd worst in FBS; Average: 63%

Kent State has allowed a Completion Pct of 84% (26 completions/31 attempts) on 3rd and short since last season– 2nd worst among Non-Power 5 Teams; Average: 63%

Kent State has allowed first downs on 81% of pass attempts on 3rd and short since last season– worst in FBS; Average: 51%


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