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The Ball State Cardinals and the North Texas Mean Green will both be trying to pick up a win on Saturday when they battle at Apogee Stadium.
In their last action, Ball State was a 40-14 winner at home against Army. They covered the 9.5-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (54) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
North Texas was a 27-21 loser in its last match on the road against Ohio. They failed to cover the 3.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score of 48 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Ball State has won 2 straight games.
Ball State: 2-0 SU, 2-0 ATS
North Texas: 1-1 SU, 1-1 ATS
Ball State most recently:
When playing in September are 6-4
When playing on turf are 8-2
After outgaining opponent are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 6-4
North Texas most recently:
When playing in September are 3-7
When playing on turf are 4-6
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing outside the conference are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Ball State is 8-1 SU in its last 9 games
Ball State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ball State's last 5 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Ball State's last 7 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of North Texas's last 5 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of North Texas's last 6 games
North Texas is 8-3 SU in its last 11 games at home
North Texas is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games
Ball State at Eastern Michigan, Saturday, September 21
North Texas at Georgia, Saturday, September 21