|ESPN2 Wednesday Night College Football Odds: Bowling Green vs. Ohio|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 07 November 2012 14:30|
Bowling Green vs. Ohio Odds
Ohio is 8-1 on the season, 4-1 in the MAC and 5-0 at home. Bowling Green is 6-3 on the year, 4-1 in the MAC and 2-3 on the road. The Bobcats are 4-5 against the spread this year while the Falcons are 6-3 ATS. Ohio has won three straight in this series.
Trends show that Bowling Green is 10-3 against the spread in its last 13 games against Ohio and 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games at Ohio. Ohio is just 1-4 against the spread in its last 5 conference games.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Ohio is a slight favorite at home, as the Bobcats are getting odds of -2.5 points against Bowling Green. The over/under total has been set at 48.5 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had Ohio favored by 3.5 points. The spread climbed to a peak of 4 points before falling back to Ohio -2.5.
Ohio is coming off a 45-14 win at home over Eastern Michigan after falling to Miami (Ohio) 23-20 the week prior. The Bobcats are holding opponents to just 22.4 points per game while the offense is scoring 35.6 points per contest. The offense is being led this season by running back Beau Blankenship, who has rushed for 1,097 yards and eight touchdowns.
Bowling Green is coming off a 24-3 win over Eastern Michigan back on Oct. 27. The Falcons have now won five straight entering this game. On the year, Bowling Green is ninth in the country in defensive scoring, allowing only 15.2 points per game. The offense is scoring just 23.0 points per contest. The Falcons are being led by quarterback Matt Schilz, who has thrown for 1,752 yards and nine touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Ohio offensive lineman Mike McQueen and defensive lineman Tremayne Scott are both questionable with foot injuries. Bowling Green receiver Bart Tanski is questionable with a shoulder injury while running back Anthon Samuel is questionable with a neck injury.
The Public Bets for this game are backing Ohio. The Bobcats are getting 76% of the wagers with odds of -2.5 points against Bowling Green on Wednesday night.