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Ohio Bobcats vs. Northern Illinois Huskies

The Ohio Bobcats and the Northern Illinois Huskies will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at NIU Convocation Center.

In their last action, Ohio was a 71-51 winner at home against Ball State. They covered the 14.5-point spread as favorites.

Northern Illinois lost its last outing, a 73-64 result against Kent State on January 15. They failed to cover in that game as a 6-point underdog.

Ohio:
Team record: 12-4 SU, 6-4 ATS

is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Bowling Green are 3-7
After playing Ball State are 9-1
After a win are 7-3

Northern Illinois:
Team record: 7-8 SU, 5-8 ATS

is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games at home
is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games
is 5-13 SU in its last 18 games at home
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Ohio

When playing on Saturday are 4-6
Before playing Toledo are 4-6
After playing Kent State are 3-7
After a loss are 6-4

Next up:
Ohio home to Bowling Green, Wednesday, January 22
Northern Illinois at Toledo, Wednesday, January 22