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The Ball State Cardinals and the Eastern Michigan Eagles will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Rynearson Stadium.
In their last action, Ball State was a 34-27 loser on the road against North Texas. They failed to cover the 3-point spread as favorites, while the combined score (61) was profitable news for OVER bettors.
Eastern Michigan was a 28-10 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Rutgers. They covered the 28-point spread as underdogs, while the total score (38) made winners of UNDER bettors.
Eastern Michigan has lost 2 straight games.
Ball State: 2-1 SU, 2-1 ATS
Eastern Michigan: 1-2 SU, 1-2 ATS
Ball State most recently:
When playing in September are 6-4
When playing on turf are 8-2
After being outgained are 6-4
When playing within the conference are 6-4
Eastern Michigan most recently:
When playing in September are 2-8
When playing on turf are 3-7
After outgaining opponent are 3-7
When playing within the conference are 1-9
A few trends to consider:
Ball State is 7-1 SU in its last 8 games when playing Eastern Michigan
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Ball State's last 7 games when playing Eastern Michigan
Ball State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Eastern Michigan
Ball State is 8-2 SU in its last 10 games
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Eastern Michigan's last 7 games when playing Ball State
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Eastern Michigan's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Eastern Michigan's last 5 games when playing at home against Ball State
Eastern Michigan is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games when playing at home against Ball State
Ball State home to Toledo, Saturday, September 28
Eastern Michigan at Buffalo, Saturday, October 5