Buffalo Bulls vs Bowling Green Falcons Odds
The visiting Buffalo Bulls hope to send their backers to the pay window on Friday as they look to cover the spread at Stroh Center against the Bowling Green Falcons.
The Falcons currently sports a 12-18 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 13-13-2 ATS. The Bulls are 12-18 and 12-16 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Falcons produce a 12-12 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Bulls have gone 13-9-2 against the number.
College basketball odds makers at BetOnline opened the Bowling Green Falcons as 2-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over-under at the sportsbook.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Falcons, most recently No. 197 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Bulls, who rate No. 162 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 66-64 victory for the Falcons.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Bowling Green's No. 282-ranked offense, averaging 62.7 PPG, against a Bulls defense that ranks No. 187 at 66.9 PPG. The Falcons field goal percentage has averaged 41.8% so far, less than the Bulls marksmen have achieved on the year, 45% per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Buffalo owns the country's No. 184-rated mark, allowing 70.1 points per game on the highway. Bowling Green, on the other hand, rates No. 316 in scoring at home.
In their last action, Buffalo was a 72-69 loser at home against Ohio. They covered the 4-point spread as underdogs. Will Regan scored 20 points in a futile effort to lead the Bulls to a win (they lost 72-69 to Ohio at Alumni Arena on Tuesday).
Bowling Green lost its last outing, a 69-61 result against Kent State on March 5. They earned a push in that game as an 8-point underdog. Bowling Green suffered a 69-61 loss against Kent State on Tuesday, getting 13 points from A'uston Calhoun in a losing effort at Memorial Athletic Center.
Buffalo Bulls Trends:
When playing on Friday are 8-2
After playing Ohio are 5-5
After a loss are 5-5
Bowling Green Falcons Trends:
When playing on Friday are 7-3
After playing Kent State are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
A few Bulls at Falcons trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Buffalo's last 8 games when playing on the road against Bowling Green
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Buffalo's last 7 games on the road
Buffalo is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against Bowling Green
Buffalo is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Bowling Green's last 8 games when playing at home against Buffalo
Bowling Green is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home
Bowling Green is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Buffalo
The total has gone OVER in 12 of Bowling Green's last 16 games when playing Buffalo