East Carolina vs Campbell Prediction, Game Preview

James Guillory-USA TODAY Sports

East Carolina vs Campbell Prediction, Game Preview

College Football Predictions

East Carolina vs Campbell Prediction, Game Preview


East Carolina vs Campbell prediction, game preview, how to watch. Week 3, Saturday, September 17

East Carolina vs Campbell How To Watch

Date: Saturday, September 17
Game Time: 6:00 ET
Venue: Dowdy-Ficklen Stadium, Greenville, NC
How To Watch: ESPN+
Record: East Carolina (1-1), Campbell (1-1)
Sign up and live stream college football on ESPN+

CFN 1-131 Rankings | Bowl Projections
CFN Week 3 Expert Picks | Week 3 Schedule
NFL Expert Predictions | NFL Predictions
What 12-Team Playoff Would Look Like
Top 10 Coach Hot Seat List: After Week 2
Contact/Follow @ColFootballNews & @PeteFiutak

East Carolina vs Campbell Game Preview

Why Campbell Will Win

The Fighting Camels have enough of a defense to at least be plucky.

They struggled last week in the 37-21 loss to William & Mary, but it stuffed Citadel, it’s generating a decent pass rush, and it’s been okay at taking the ball away.

East Carolina isn’t getting behind the line enough, the offensive line hasn’t been anything great, and …

CFN Expert Picks, Week 3

Why East Carolina Will Win

The Pirates should be able to come up with a good enough balance to push through without a problem.

Campbell doesn’t control the tempo very well even with a decent ground game. The problem is the East Carolina defensive front – it’s doing a solid job against the run so far.

The pass defense has been excellent so far – that’s what happens when you play Citadel – but East Carolina has a nice rotation of backs with Keaton Mitchell ripping off yards in chunks.

Week 3 Schedule, Predictions, Game Preview

What’s Going To Happen

Campbell will move the chains a bit and come up with a few scores, but East Carolina will be balanced and crisp after the first quarter.

The Pirates, though, haven’t had an easy time with FCS teams over the last few years – the blowout over Western Carolina in 2016 was the last layup. The team will wind down late, but there won’t be a whole lot of drama.

It’ll never seem like the Camels have the ball.

CFN Week 3 Predictions

East Carolina vs Campbell Prediction, Line

East Carolina 41, Campbell 10
Line: East Carolina -30, o/u: 54.5
ATS Confidence out of 5: 1.5
East Carolina vs Campbell Must See Rating (out of 5): 1.5

Predictions of Every Game
Bowl Projections | Rankings
Schedules, Scores For All 131 Teams


More College Football News