NCAA Matchups  >>  Ohio Bobcats vs. Ball State Cardinals Preview 11/14/2012

 
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The Ohio Bobcats and the Ball State Cardinals will both be trying to pick up a win on Wednesday when they battle at Scheumann Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cardinals listed as 3-point favorites versus the Bobcats, while the game's total is sitting at 59.
Ohio was a 26-14 loser in its last match at home against Bowling Green. They failed to cover the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 40 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Last time out for Ball State, they were a 34-27 winner as they battled Toledo on the road. Ball State covered in the match as a 6.5-point underdog, while 61 combined points moved the game UNDER for totals bettors.

CURRENT STREAK:
Ball State has won 4 straight games.

TEAM RECORDS:
Ohio: 8-2 SU, 4-6 ATS
Ball State: 7-3 SU, 8-2 ATS
OHIO MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 8-2
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 7-3

BALL STATE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on turf are 7-3
After being outgained are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 5-5


A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Ohio is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games on the road
Ohio is 14-3 SU in its last 17 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ohio's last 5 games on the road
Ohio is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
Ball State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ball State's last 5 games
The total has gone OVER in 11 of Ball State's last 15 games
The total has gone OVER in 10 of Ball State's last 14 games at home

NEXT UP:
Ohio at Kent State, Friday, November 23
Ball State at Miami (Ohio), Friday, November 23