Miami (OH) vs Central Michigan Predictions for 2019 MAC Championship Game

Zach Brunner
Central Michigan lost to Wisconsin, 61-0, in Week 2.
Central Michigan lost to Wisconsin, 61-0, in Week 2. / Dylan Buell/Getty Images

Championship weekend of the 2019 college football season is here, with a slate full of big games. One of the closer matchups in the books is the MAC Championship, with the Miami (OH) Redhawks taking on the Central Michigan Chippewas. Central Michigan is a 6.5-point favorite, according to FanDuel Sportsbook.

If you're looking to place a wager on this game, it's always wise to read up on what some industry experts have to say first. With that in mind, here are some expert predictions for the MAC Championship game between Miami (OH) and Central Michigan.

 Miami (OH) vs Central Michigan Expert Predictions

While no experts at ESPN have published their picks for this game quite yet, ESPN's Football Power Index has given Central Michigan a 62.8 percent chance to win here.

Sports Illustrated
Pat Forde, of Sports Illustrated, thinks the hotter team will prevail in this matchup, picking Central Michigan to win, 42-28.

Yahoo! Sports
Sam Cooper and Nick Bromberg, of Yahoo! Sports are both picking Central Michigan, but Cooper is picking CMU to cover the spread, while Bromberg believes it'll end up being a 3-point game.

All of the experts are picking Central Michigan to win outright, but Bromberg is the lone expert picking the Redhawks to keep it within six points.

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