NCAA Matchups  >>  Northern Illinois Huskies vs. Buffalo Bulls Preview 02/09/2013

The Northern Illinois Huskies and the Buffalo Bulls will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Alumni Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Bulls listed as 11½-point favorites versus the Huskies, while the game's total is sitting at 118.
In their last action, Northern Illinois was a 57-41 loser at home against Bowling Green. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as underdogs.
In their last action, Buffalo was a 65-46 loser on the road against Eastern Michigan. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as favorites.
Northern Illinois:
Team record: 5-16 SU, 10-10 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against Buffalo
is 3-22 SU in its last 25 games on the road
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Buffalo

When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Ball State are 5-5
After playing Bowling Green are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7

Buffalo:
Team record: 8-15 SU, 7-14 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Northern Illinois
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Northern Illinois
The total has gone OVER in 8 of last 10 games when playing Northern Illinois
The total has gone OVER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against Northern Illinois

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Toledo are 5-5
After playing Eastern Michigan are 4-6
After a loss are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Northern Illinois home to Ball State, Wednesday, February 13
Buffalo home to Toledo, Wednesday, February 13