RedHawks home to Chippewas in NCAAF betting action
|Central Michigan Chippewas||Miami (Ohio) RedHawks|
|1-4||October 05, 2013, 01:00 | Fred C Yager Stadium||0-4|
The RedHawks will try to win and cover the spread at Fred C Yager Stadium on Saturday when they get a visit from the Chippewas in Week 6 action.
The RedHawks are 0-4 so far on the season, and 1-3 ATS vs. the number. The Chippewas, meanwhile, are 1-4 and 0-5 ATS. Over under bettors have seen Miami (Ohio) go 1-3 and the Chippewas go 2-2-1 on the totals.
The visitors opened as -4.5-point favorites in this one at 5Dimes and most sportsbooks tracked here at OddsShark. No total had been posted as of press time check the live lines pages in the coming days to see where the number opened.
The Power Rankings at OddsShark have the No. 96-rated Chippewas taking on the No. 118-rated RedHawks in this contest. Handicapping models indicate a 3--4 win for the Chippewas on Saturday.
How They Match Up:
The game also pits Miami (Ohio)'s No. 123-ranked offense, averaging 8.75 PPG, against a Chippewas defense that ranks No. 117 this week at 39.4 PPG. The RedHawks aerial game is averaging 90.75 yards per game, less than the Chippewas secondary allows through the air, 229.4 YPG per game.
Defensively, the Chippewas feature the league's No. 111-rated road run defense, allowing 285 yards per game. Miami (Ohio), meanwhile, ranks No. 125 in rushing offense at home.
A few Chippewas at RedHawks trends to consider:
Central Michigan is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Miami (Ohio)
Central Michigan is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games
Central Michigan is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Central Michigan is 4-13 ATS in its last 17 games on the road
Miami (Ohio) is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Central Michigan
Miami (Ohio) is 2-5-1 ATS in its last 8 games
Miami (Ohio) is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Miami (Ohio)'s last 6 games
Central Michigan at Ohio, Saturday, October 12th
Miami (Ohio) at Massachusetts, Saturday, October 12th