Eastern Michigan vs. Ohio Pick
ATHENS, OH (ATS Consultants) – Ohio hosts Eastern Michigan on Thursday night at 6PM ET on ESPNU, live from Peden Stadium.
Ohio is 7-1 on the season, 3-1 in the MAC and 4-0 at home. Eastern Michigan is 1-7 overall, 0-4 in the MAC and 0-4 on the road. Both teams enter this game at 3-5 against the spread. Ohio has won four straight in this series.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have made Ohio the favorite at home in this game, as the Bobcats have odds of -16.5 points against Eastern Michigan. The over/under total has been set at 58 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had Ohio favored by 15.5 points. The spread never got lower than that and peaked at 18 points during the week before closing at the Bobcats -16.5.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 76% are going on Ohio -16.5 points against Eastern Michigan on Thursday night. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: EMich is 5-2 ATS L7 following an ATS loss. Ohio is 0-4 ATS L4 conference games. Eastern Michigan has covered 2 of their last 3 games. They fell at Bowling Green last week, 24-3, but had just defeated Army, 48-38. Ohio had its dreams of a perfect season ruined last week when they fell to Miami-Ohio, 23-20. EMich is led by RB Bronson Hill, who rushed for 283 yards and four TDs on 28 rushes in their 52-47 loss to Toledo at home. He then ran for 185 yards against Army, before being held to 57 yards. Obviously Eastern Michigan’s main issue is their defense, which has surrendered 37.5 points per game. But they are getting 17 points here and should be able to score enough to cover.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 10 FREE PICK: EASTERN MICHIGAN +16.5