|2013 ABC College Football Week 14 Odds: Ohio State vs. Michigan|
|Written by Drew Sharper|
|Wednesday, 27 November 2013 11:00|
Ohio State vs. Michigan Odds
Ohio State is 11-0 overall, 7-0 in the Big Ten, 4-0 on the road and 6-4-1 against the spread. Michigan is 7-4 overall, 3-4 in the Big Ten, 5-1 at home and 6-5 against the spread. Ohio State has won eight of the last nine meetings with Michigan.
Trends show that the Buckeyes have covered in six straight meetings with Michigan and in their last four trips to Ann Arbor. Michigan is also just 7-18 against the spread in its last 25 games in November.
According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Ohio State is the clear favorite on the road, as the Buckeyes have odds of -14.5 points at Michigan on Saturday. The over/under total for the game has been set at 61 points (View Matchup). The opening odds for this game had Ohio State favored by 12 points. The spread has made a steady climb up to 14.5. The over/under total hasn’t changed since opening at 61 points.
Ohio State is coming off a 42-14 win over Indiana last week. The Buckeyes have won every game this season by at least 7 points and have won their last four by at least 25. Ohio State is averaging 48.7 points per game on offense while the defense is allowing 18.4 points per game. The offense is being led by Braxton Miller, who has thrown for 1,626 yards and 19 touchdowns while rushing for 738 yards and five scores. Carlos Hyde has added 1,064 rushing yards and 13 touchdowns.
Michigan is coming off a 24-21 loss at Iowa last week. The Wolverines have now lost four of their last five games and their big issues has been on offense, where they have failed to score more than 21 points in regulation in their last four games. For the season, Michigan is averaging 33.1 points per game, while giving up 25.1 points per game on defense. Devin Gardner has thrown for 2,509 yards and 17 touchdowns this year while rushing for 473 yards and 10 touchdowns, but also has 11 interceptions and many fumbles. Jeremy Gallon has added 71 receptions for 1,109 yards and eight touchdowns.
In terms of Injuries, Ohio State defensive end Tyquan Lewis (undisclosed) is questionable for the game while Michigan has no new injuries to report.
The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Ohio State, as the Buckeyes are getting 84% of the wagers with odds of -14.5 points at Michigan on Saturday.