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Illinois Fighting Illini vs Connecticut Huskies 9/7/2019 Picks Predictions Previews

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The University of Illinois Fighting Illini heads East to grapple with the Huskies at Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field in East Hartford, Connecticut on Saturday. The Illini dumped the visiting Akron Zips to a score of 42-3 in last Saturday’s encounter at the Memorial Stadium in Champaign, Illinois. RB MIke Epstein suffered a season ending knee injury in the third quarter after leading his team rushing to 45 yards on 8 carries. Illinois is now standing at 1-0 overall and is from the Big Ten Conference,

Illini QB Brandon Peters made 14 of 23 passes for 163 yards and 3 TDs while Mike Epstein did a good job to help Illinois win the match. RBs Ra’Von Bonner, Reggie Corbin, and QB Brandon Peters had a minimum of 36 yards each for the Illini. WR Ricky Smalling caught 4 passes for 54 yards while WRs Trevon Sidney, TEs Daniel Barker, and Justice Williams contributed a catching TD each. On the illinois defense, LB Jake Hansen stood for a fumble recovery and 5 tackles while the units had a total of 6 sacks. The team is 1-12 SU in its last 13 matches away from home and 5 out of its last 6 games went over the totals against teams in the American Athletic Conference (AAC).

Illinois Fighting Illini vs Connecticut Huskies Predictions 9/7/2019

While in Connecticut, the Huskies finished its 2018 campaign at the bottom of the American Athletic Conference East Division at 0-8 and 1-11 overall. Last Thursday, UConn beat the Wagner Seahawks at a score of 24-21 for its season opener, matching its last season overall standing in college football. The Huskies played solid defense against the Seahawks and must continue to dominate the defense to beat its future opponents.

Huskies QB Mike Beaudry capped 14 out of his 21 attempts and rushed for a TD. RB Kevin Mensah rushed for 44 yards with a TD while RB Art Thompkins contributed 91 rushing yards and a score. WR Matt Drayton had 5 catches for 51 yards while Heron Maurisseau caught 4 passes for 33 yards. UConn’s defenses has DL Lwal Uguak made 2 sacks while DB Diamond Harrell did 5 tackles to help win for the Huskies. UConn is 5-15 SU in its last 15 matches and 1-12 SU in its last 13 games on the road.

Illinois Fighting Illini vs Connecticut Huskies. The NCAAF pick for this game is the Illinois Fighting Illini -20.5. The Huskies has a new defensive strategy that dealt the Seahawks squarely and will be helpful in their meeting with the Illini. The Illinis came out just ahead in the win/loss tally compared to the Huskies but made a showcase of what they can do by tearing the Akron Zips off the pitch. Expect the Illini to dominate in this match but fail to cove ATS at a score of 32-24.

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Illinois Fighting Illini vs Connecticut Huskies 9/7/2019 Picks Predictions Previews

NCAAF Starting Time: 3:30 PM EST

Location: Pratt & Whitney Stadium at Rentschler Field, East Hartford, Connecticut

Date: September 7, 2019


NCAAF Odds: Illinois Fighting Illini -20.5

NCAAF Totals Odds: 60.5

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