NCAAF Football - Preview
The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Purdue Boilermakers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Ross-Ade Stadium.
In their last action, Ohio State was a 63-14 winner at home against Penn State. They covered the 16-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (77) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Purdue was a 14-0 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Michigan State. They covered the 27.5-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (14) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Ohio State has won 8 straight games.
Purdue has lost 5 straight games.
Ohio State: 8-0 SU, 6-2 ATS
Purdue: 1-6 SU, 2-5 ATS
Ohio State most recently:
When playing in November are 7-3
When playing on grass are 5-5
After outgaining opponent are 10-0
When playing within the conference are 10-0
Purdue most recently:
When playing in November are 5-5
When playing on grass are 2-8
After being outgained are 2-8
When playing within the conference are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
Ohio State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games
Ohio State is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Ohio State's last 6 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ohio State's last 5 games when playing on the road against Purdue
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Purdue's last 5 games when playing at home against Ohio State
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Purdue's last 9 games when playing Ohio State
The total has gone OVER in 7 of Purdue's last 10 games at home
Purdue is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Ohio State
Ohio State at Illinois, Saturday, November 16
Purdue home to Iowa, Saturday, November 9