The stakes couldn’t be more different for Akron and Buffalo tonight as they square off at 7:30 for some Thursday night MACtion. For the Zips, they need a win to keep pace in the MAC East and continue their collision course with the Ohio Bobcats for the conference’s divisional crown. For Buffalo, they are still searching for their first conference win this year. An at home, cold weather, Thursday night seems as good a time as any for that to happen.
The pertinent details...
Kickoff time: 7:30PM
Television: No national television coverage
Stream: Streamable on ESPN3, via the WatchESPN app pending cable provider participation.
Weather: Low 40s, cloudy, and a good chance of rain. But, at least it’s not snow so there’s that.
Line: Akron -18.5, up from an open of -14. Total point line is 56, steady from the open.
Preview: Steve’s preview piece can be found here.