B. Green vs. W. Michigan Odds
A pair of unbeaten MAC teams collide tonight when Western Michigan hosts Bowling Green at 8PM ET on ESPN2.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Bowling Green is the slight favorite on the road, as the Falcons are getting odds of -3 points against Western Michigan. The over/under total for the game has been set at 75.5 points. Western Michigan has won and covered the spread in four straight against the Falcons. These two have hit the under in five of their last six meetings.
Western Michigan is 6-3 on the season, 5-0 in the MAC, 6-3 against the spread and 5-3-1 with the over. The Broncos are coming off a 54-7 win over Ball State for its fifth straight victory. WMU is averaging 38 points and 485.8 yards per game on offense, while the defense is allowing 26.6 points and 389.2 yards per contest. Zach Terrell has thrown for 2,369 yards and 23 touchdowns to lead the offense while Daniel Braverman has caught 85 passes for 999 yards and 11 scores. Jarvion Franklin and Jamauri Bogan have combined for 1,306 yards rushing and 14 touchdowns.
Bowling Green is 7-2 overall, 5-0 in the MAC, 7-2 against the spread and 6-3 with the over. The Falcons are coming off a 62-24 win over Ohio last week for its sixth straight victory. BG ranks fourth in the nation in scoring (45.9 ppg) and first in passing (430.2 ypg). The defense is giving up 28 points and 434.2 yards per contest. Matt Johnson has thrown for 3,686 yards and 33 touchdowns to lead the offense while Roger Lewis has caught 64 passes for 1,224 yards and 12 touchdowns.