College Football Odds & Sharp Pick for Kent State vs. Buffalo: Pros Hitting a Saturday MAC Spread (Nov. 28)
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College Football Odds: Kent State vs. Buffalo
|Kent State Odds||+7.5|
|PRO Projection||BUFF -6.3 | 73.1|
|Time||12 p.m. ET|
|TV||CBS Sports Network|
As of Saturday morning, however, one game has emerged with three aligned signals on its spread. Let’s take a look at how sharps and our experts are betting Kent State vs. Buffalo.
Note: Data as of 9 a.m. ET Saturday.
College Football Pick: Kent State vs. Buffalo
Sharps and big bettors — who are likely one and the same — have taken a liking to the underdog, and our experts are right there with them.
Kent State has been the more popular bet (60% of tickets as of writing), but it seems that it’s not just casual bettors making up that majority. Per Sports Insights Bet Signals, which track and record instances of line movement caused specifically by sharp action, there have been at least two unique cases of pro money hitting the Golden Flashes since this line opened.
That helps explain why oddsmakers were pushed to bring their spread down from +9 to +7.5, and even +7 in some spots.
Sharp Action edge: Kent State
The 60% backing of Kent State has generated a significantly larger majority of actual money.
To be exact, 80% of spread dollars have landed on Kent, revealing the Flashes to be landing the bigger bets — the ones more likely to come from sharps.
Big Money edge: Kent State
Just as the sharps have been taking the points in this MAC matchup, our experts have as well. In fact, three of our top college football experts have landed on Kent State as of Saturday morning.
Model Projections edge: Kent State