The Ball State Cardinals and the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks will both be trying to pick up a win on Friday when they battle at Fred C Yager Stadium.
Oddsmakers currently have the Cardinals listed as 9-point favorites versus the RedHawks, while the game's total is sitting at 61½.
Last time out for Ball State, they were a 52-27 winner as they battled Ohio at home. Ball State covered in the match as a 5.5-point favorite, while 79 combined points moved the game OVER for totals bettors.
Miami (Ohio) lost its last outing, a 30-16 result against Central Michigan on November 17. Miami (Ohio) failed to cover in that game as a 5-point underdog, while the 46 combined points took the game UNDER the total.
Ball State has won 5 straight games.
Miami (Ohio) has lost 3 straight games.
Ball State: 8-3 SU, 9-2 ATS
Miami (Ohio): 4-7 SU, 2-8-1 ATS
BALL STATE MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 6-4
When playing on turf are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing within the conference are 6-4
MIAMI (OHIO) MOST RECENTLY:
When playing in November are 4-6
When playing on turf are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 3-7
A FEW TRENDS TO CONSIDER:
Ball State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Ball State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Ball State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Miami (Ohio)
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Ball State's last 9 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami (Ohio)'s last 5 games
Miami (Ohio) is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
Miami (Ohio) is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games at home
Miami (Ohio) is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Ball State