2013 ABC College Football Week 9 Odds: Penn State vs. Ohio State Print
Written by Drew Sharper   
Friday, 25 October 2013 10:00
NCAAF Headline News

Penn State vs. Ohio State Odds

2013-ohiostate-team01-360

COLUMBUS, OH (The Spread) – No. 4 Ohio State looks to keep its unbeaten season going on Saturday when it hosts Penn State at 8PM ET on ABC.

View Current College Football Odds

Ohio State is 7-0 on the season, 3-0 in the Big Ten, 5-0 at home and 4-2-1 against the spread. Penn State is 4-2 overall, 1-1 in the Big Ten, 1-1 on the road and 3-3 against the spread. The road team has won five of the last six in this series.

Trends show that the road team is 5-1 against the spread in the last 6 in this series, but Penn State is just 2-5 ATS in its last 7 against Ohio State. These two have hit the under in 5 of their last 6 meetings at Ohio State.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Ohio State is favored at home, as the Buckeyes have odds of -14.5 points against Penn State on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 56.5 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Ohio State favored by 13.5 points. The spread climbed to a peak of 15 before falling back to 14.5. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 56.5.

Ohio State is coming off a 34-24 win over Iowa last week. The Buckeyes have had their last three games decided by 10 points or less. Ohio State is posting 45 points per game, while Ohio State is allowing only 19.9 points per contest. Braxton Miller has thrown for 831 yards and eight touchdowns this season while rushing for 335 yards. Carlos Hyde and Jordan Hall have combined for 881 yards and 13 touchdowns on the ground.

Penn State is coming off a 43-40 overtime win over Michigan two weeks ago. It was a big win for the Nittany Lions, who had lost to Indiana at home the week before. Penn State is posting just 33.3 points per game on offense while allowing 23.7 points per game on defense. Quarterback Christian Hackenberg has thrown for 1,672 yards and 11 touchdowns to lead the offense, while Allen Robinson has caught 43 passes for 705 yards and five touchdowns.

Bet on College Football Week 9 Odds

In terms of Injuries, Ohio State defensive end Tyquan Lewis (undisclosed) and tight end Marcus Baugh (suspension) are both questionable. Penn State fullback Jack Haffner (ankle) and tight end Brent Wilkerson (back) are also questionable.

The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Ohio State, as the Buckeyes are getting 73% of the wagers with odds of -14.5 points against Penn State on Saturday.

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

 

NCAAFB Team Pages

Top NCAAFB Public Bets

#1 802 Eastern Washington 98%
#2 154 Arizona 94%
#3 190 Florida 92%
#4 138 Tulsa 91%
#5 147 Bowling Green 86%
#6 173 Marshall 86%
#7 208 Baylor 85%
#8 170 Nebraska 84%
#9 206 Tennessee 81%
#10 179 Arkansas 80%
View All: NFL |  NBA |  NCAAF |  NCAAB |  MLB |  NHL

NCAAFB Futures

NCAA FOOTBALL TEAM BCS CHAMPIONSHIP ODDS CURRENT
FLORIDA STATE 4/1
ALABAMA 5/1
OREGON 7/1
AUBURN 9/1
OKLAHOMA 10/1
UCLA 14/1
GEORGIA 14/1
MICHIGAN STATE 22/1
LSU 22/1
USC 25/1
View All

Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Contact Us | Advertising | 888-99-SPREAD

THIS IS NOT A GAMBLING SITE – If you think you have a gambling problem click here.

Disclaimer: This site is for informational and entertainment purposes only. Individual users are responsible for the laws regarding accessing gambling information from their jurisdictions. Many countries around the world prohibit gambling, please check the laws in your location. Any use of this information that may violate any federal, state, local or international law is strictly prohibited.

Copyright: The information contained on TheSpread.com website is protected by international copyright and may not be reproduced, or redistributed in any way without expressed written consent.

About: TheSpread.com is the largest sports betting news site in the United States. We provide point spread news, odds, statistics and information to over 199 countries around the world each year. Our coverage includes all North American College and Professional Sports as well as entertainment, political and proposition wagering news.

©1999-2013 TheSpread.com