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Portland Pilots vs Ohio Bobcats Odds
The Ohio Bobcats will be trying to slam the Portland Pilots on Saturday when the teams tip off at Ohio University Convocation Center in college betting action.
The Bobcats currently sports a 0-0 record overall in NCAAB action, and have posted a corresponding betting slate of 0-0 ATS. The Pilots are 0-0 and 0-0 ATS. Betting totals have seen the Bobcats produce a 0-0 OVER/UNDER record on the season, while the Pilots have gone 0-0 against the number.
Bettors looking to side with Ohio in this one found them as 16.5-point favorites earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Bobcats at No. 65 and the Pilots at No. 312 heading into this contest. Handicapping models at Odds Shark project a 2-0 result in favor of the Bobcats.
How They Match Up:
In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Ohio's No. 118-rated squad against Portland's No. 118-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Ohio rates No. 116 in the country with 0 per game, while their foes tonight rank No. 116 nationally with 0 per match.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Portland owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Ohio, on the other hand, rates No. 67 in scoring at home.
Portland was an 87-66 loser in their most recent outing on the road against San Francisco. They failed to cover the 9-point spread as underdogs. Portland was run off the court by the Dons on Thursday as San Francisco routed them 87-66 at Orleans Arena.
Ohio was a 73-65 loser in their most recent outing on the road against North Carolina. They covered the 10.5-point spread as underdogs. Ohio got 26 points from Walter Offutt on the way to a 73-65 loss against North Carolina on Friday at Edward Jones Dome.
Portland Pilots Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 2-8
Before playing Idaho State are 3-4
After playing San Francisco are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8
Ohio Bobcats Trends:
When playing on Saturday are 6-4
After playing North Carolina are 0-1
After a loss are 8-2
A few Pilots at Bobcats trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Portland's last 5 games on the road
Portland is 6-13 ATS in its last 19 games on the road
Portland is 1-17 SU in its last 18 games on the road
Ohio is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Ohio is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Ohio's last 8 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Ohio's last 7 games at home
Portland home to Idaho State, Thursday, November 15
Ohio home to UNC Wilmington, Friday, November 16