|2013 ABC College Football Week 13 Odds: Indiana vs. Ohio State|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Thursday, 21 November 2013 08:00|
Indiana vs. Ohio State Odds
Ohio State is 10-0 overall, 6-0 in the Big Ten, 6-0 at home and 6-3-1 against the spread. Indiana is 4-6 overall, 2-4 in the Big Ten, 0-3 on the road and 4-6 against the spread. Ohio State has won 18 straight over Indiana.
Trends show that Ohio State is 10-2-1 against the spread in their last 13 games following a win and 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games in November. Indiana is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 conference games.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Ohio State is favored at home, as the Buckeyes have odds of -34.5 points against Indiana. The over/under total for the game has been set at 81 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Ohio State favored by 33. The spread dropped to 31.5 points before climbing up to 34.5. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 81 points.
Ohio State is coming off a 60-35 win at Illinois last week. The Buckeyes have won their last three games by at least 25 points. Ohio State is now averaging 49.4 points per game on offense, while the defense is holding opponents to 18.8 points per game. Braxton Miller has thrown for 1,466 yards and 17 touchdowns this season while rushing for 594 yards and three scores. Carlos Hyde has added 947 rushing yards with 11 touchdowns.
Indiana is coming off a 51-3 loss at Wisconsin last week. The Hoosiers have now lost four of their last five games, giving up at least 42 points in all four losses. Indiana is averaging 39.1 points per game on offense, but the defense is allowing an average of 38.8 points per game. Quarterback Nate Sudfeld has thrown for 2,281 yards and 19 touchdowns this season to lead the offense while Tevin Coleman has rushed for 958 yards and 12 touchdowns and Cody Latimer has caught 60 passes for 926 yards and eight scores.
In terms of Injuries, Ohio State linebacker Curtis Grant (ankle) and defensive end Tyquan Lewis (undisclosed) are both questionable. Indiana tackle Peyton Eckert (back) is questionable while running back Tevin Coleman (ankle) is doubtful.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Ohio State, as the Buckeyes are getting 84% of the wagers with odds of -34.5 points against Indiana on Saturday.