NCAA Matchups  >>  Central Michigan Chippewas vs. Ball State Cardinals Preview 11/06/2013

The fans at Scheumann Stadium will be treated to a game between the Central Michigan Chippewas and the Ball State Cardinals when they take their seats on Wednesday.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cardinals listed as 21½-point favorites versus the Chippewas, while the game's total is sitting at 59.
Last time out for Central Michigan, they were a 38-17 loser as they battled Northern Illinois at home. Central Michigan failed to cover in the match as a 14.5-point underdog, while 55 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.
Ball State was a 42-24 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Akron. They covered the 10-point spread as favorites, while the total score (66) made winners of OVER bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Ball State has won 6 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Central Michigan: 3-5 SU, 2-6 ATS
Ball State: 8-1 SU, 7-2 ATS
CENTRAL MICHIGAN MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on turf are 6-4
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 6-4

BALL STATE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 10-0


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Central Michigan's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 17 of Central Michigan's last 24 games on the road
Central Michigan is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Central Michigan is 6-13 ATS in its last 19 games on the road
Ball State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Ball State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Ball State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Central Michigan
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Ball State's last 7 games at home

NEXT UP:
Central Michigan at Western Michigan, Saturday, November 16
Ball State at Northern Illinois, Wednesday, November 13