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Ohio Bobcats vs. Akron Zips

The Ohio Bobcats and the Akron Zips will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at James A. Rhodes Arena.

Ohio was a 73-63 loser in its last match at home against Western Michigan. They failed to cover the 6.5-point spread as favorites.

Last time out for Akron, they were a 96-90 loser as they battled Buffalo on the road. They failed to cover in the match as a 4.5-point underdog.

Ohio:
Team record: 18-8 SU, 10-10 ATS

is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games on the road
is 3-10 SU in its last 13 games when playing on the road against Akron
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Akron

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Buffalo are 5-5
After playing Western Michigan are 6-4
After a loss are 8-2

Akron:
Team record: 17-9 SU, 7-15 ATS

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 5 games at home
is 22-3 SU in its last 25 games at home
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Ohio
is 10-3 SU in its last 13 games when playing at home against Ohio

When playing on Saturday are 8-2
Before playing Miami () are 7-3
After playing Buffalo are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3

Next up:
Ohio home to Buffalo, Wednesday, February 26
Akron at Miami (Ohio), Wednesday, February 26