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The Akron Zips are traveling to Buffalo to take on the No. 21 Buffalo Bulls in a MAC matchup this Tuesday night. According to FanDuel Sportsbook, the Bulls are heavy 14-point favorites over the visiting Zips.
So, if you're considering placing a bet on this game, you might want to take a look at what some of the top experts from around the industry are predicting.
Akron vs Buffalo Expert Predictions
#NCAAB Predictions for the #Akron vs #Buffalo matchup: #ESPN's BPI: Akron: 8.3% | Buffalo: 91.7% https://t.co/G6S9eXeN96— Daily Sports Predictions (@DSPredictions) February 26, 2019
Sports Chat Place: Akron +13https://t.co/NRtVZyuA1P
The Spread: Buffalo -13https://t.co/KXqpB7g4JZ
ESPN Basketball Power Index Matchup Predictor
ESPN's matchup predictor is currently giving Buffalo a 91.7 percent chance at winning tonight's game. Buffalo has one of the most dynamic offenses in the country, scoring 85.6 PPG (fourth in the NCAA), and the Bulls have played even better at home this season.
We are back on the road for another midweek #ZipsGameday as we take on #21 Buffalo! #1Akron— Akron Zips MBB (@ZipsMBB) February 26, 2019
Tuesday, February 26
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Sports Chat Place
On the other hand, the staff from Sports Chat Place are backing Akron to finish within 13 points of Buffalo.
The Akron Zips will travel to Alumni Arena to take on the 21st ranked Buffalo Bulls tonight in College Basketball action.The Zips snapped their 3-game losing streak and improved to 15-12(7-7MAC)The 21st ranked Buffalo Bulls won their 5th straight game & improved to 24-3(12-2MAC) pic.twitter.com/MVBJHW5lx5— SBG Global (@sbgglobal) February 26, 2019
The staff members from TheSpread.com are rolling with the Bulls to cover as 13-point favorites. They also believe the Bulls' dynamic offense is just too much for Akron to handle.
Ultimately, this appears to be a pretty divisive line. Two of the three experts we highlighted are picking Buffalo to win straight up, but only one expert is picking the Bulls to cover tonight.
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