NCAA Matchups  >>  Ohio Bobcats vs. Eastern Michigan Eagles Preview 10/19/2013

The Ohio Bobcats and the Eastern Michigan Eagles will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Rynearson Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Bobcats listed as 20-point favorites versus the Eagles, while the game's total is sitting at 57.
Ohio was a 26-23 loser in their most recent outing at home against Central Michigan. They failed to cover the 20-point spread as favorites, while the total score (49) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Eastern Michigan lost its last outing, a 50-25 result against Army on October 12. Eastern Michigan failed to cover in that game as a 10.5-point underdog, while the 75 combined points took the game OVER the total.

CURRENT STREAK:
Eastern Michigan has lost 5 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Ohio: 4-2 SU, 4-2 ATS
Eastern Michigan: 1-5 SU, 1-5 ATS
OHIO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 5-5

EASTERN MICHIGAN MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in October are 4-6
When playing on turf are 2-8
After being outgained are 1-9
When playing within the conference are 1-9


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Ohio's last 5 games
Ohio is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Eastern Michigan
Ohio is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Ohio's last 10 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Eastern Michigan's last 7 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Eastern Michigan's last 6 games
Eastern Michigan is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games at home
Eastern Michigan is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home

NEXT UP:
Ohio home to Miami (Ohio), Saturday, October 26
Eastern Michigan at Northern Illinois, Saturday, October 26