The Akron vs Ohio game is up for 12:00 PM EST later today. The game is going to be happening at the Peden Stadium on the campus of Ohio University in Athens, Ohio. The Ohio boys are looking for their next win after their loss of streak while the Zips will look to avoid another terrible loss. There is a huge stats difference between the two programs and the Zips have a very small chance of making it through without struggling badly.
Date and Time: November 23rd, 2018 12:00 PM EST
Venue: Peden Stadium
TV: CBSSN (US)
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The Akron Zips are averaging a dismal 19.6 points per game. They are allowing 24.9 points per game. The team form is not good in any manner. They needed to have a better season this time, but the players have failed the team.
The Akron Zips are on a three-game losing streak. They lost 36-26 to the Northern Illinois Huskies on second November. After that, they had a 27-7 loss at the hands of the Eastern Michigan Eagles. Their most recent game has been a 21-6 loss against the Bowling Green Falcons. Needless to say, they are performing badly. The Ohio Bobcats are going to be another tough challenge where the Zips might struggle badly.
The Ohio Bobcats are averaging much better stats than their foes this matchup, the Akron Zips. The Bobcats are scoring an average of 40.5 points per game while allowing 26.5.
The Ohio Bobcats are coming off a 52-17 win against the Buffalo Bulls. Before that, they had a 30-28 loss at the hands of the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks. And before that, they had a three-game win streak. Starting off with a 49-14 victory against the Bowling Green Falcons and then moving on to a 52-14 victory against the Ball State Cardinals, their last win on that streak was a 59-14 one against the Western Michigan Broncos.
Sure, the Ohio defense could improve. But this matchup, by all means, is fairly easy.