Game Preview - Knights underdogs vs Buckeyes at Ohio State
Central Florida Knights vs Ohio State Buckeyes Odds
The Ohio State Buckeyes, impressive winners in their first game under Coach Meyer, take on an unfamiliar foe when they play the Central Florida Knights at the Big Horseshoe Saturday.
OSU, a 56-10 winner over in-state rival Miami to open the season, is favored by 17 points over UCF at Sportsbook.ag, which just trounced Akron 56-14.
Betting Line: The Buckeyes were listed as 17-point favorites at sportsbooks on the opening college football line at Sportsbook.ag.
Central Florida was a 56-14 winner in their most recent outing on the road against Akron. They covered the 24.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score (70) made winners of OVER bettors. Latavius Murray went over the 100-yard mark (108) in his team's latest effort as Central Florida defeated Akron by a score of 56-14 on Thursday.
Ohio State was a 56-10 winner in its last match at home against Miami (Ohio). They covered the 25.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 66 sent OVER bettors to the payout window. Braxton Miller tore up the turf for 161 rushing yards in the latest Buckeyes game, a 56-10 win over the RedHawks at Ohio Stadium.
Central Florida Knights Trends:
When playing in September are 5-5
When playing on turf are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 5-5
When playing outside the conference are 6-4
Ohio State Buckeyes Trends:
When playing in September are 9-1
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing outside the conference are 8-2
A few Knights at Buckeyes trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Central Florida's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Central Florida's last 16 games
Central Florida is 15-8 SU in its last 23 games
Central Florida is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Ohio State is 20-3 SU in its last 23 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Ohio State's last 7 games
Ohio State is 17-8 SU in its last 25 games
Ohio State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
Central Florida home to Florida International, Saturday, September 15
Ohio State home to California, Saturday, September 15