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Miami-Ohio RedHawks take on Leathernecks in NCAA Basketball Betting

The Western Illinois Leathernecks will try to cover the point spread at Western Hall on Saturday when they get a visit from the Miami-Ohio RedHawks in NCAA basketball betting action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

College basketball betting odds makers at BetOnline opened the Western Illinois Leathernecks as -6-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over/under total line at sportsbooks such as Bovada.

Miami-Ohio RedHawks vs Western Illinois Leathernecks Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Western Illinois Leathernecks are 5-1 so far on the season, and 3-1 ATS vs the number. The Miami-Ohio RedHawks, meanwhile, are 4-3 and 3-3 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have seen Western Illinois go 1-3 and the Miami-Ohio RedHawks go 2-4 on betting totals.

This college basketball game matches up the No. 256 (Western Illinois) and the No. 271 (Miami-Ohio) teams in the league, according to our current NCAA basketball power rankings.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Western Illinois's No. 106-ranked offense, averaging 78.5 PPG, against a RedHawks defense that ranks No. 80 at 67 PPG. The Leathernecks field goal percentage has averaged 51.92% so far, more than the RedHawks marksmen have achieved on the year, 45.57% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The battle between the RedHawks and Eagles didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Midway University was handed a 123-40 defeat on Wednesday at Millett Hall.

The Leathernecks got 27 points from Kobe Webster as Western Illinois ran past IUPUI 90-77 on Tuesday at Western Hall.

Betting Trends
  • Miami-Ohio is 7-18 SU in its last 25 games
  • Miami-Ohio is 3-16 SU in its last 19 games on the road
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Miami-Ohio's last 6 games on the road
  • Western Illinois is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • Western Illinois is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Miami-Ohio at Missouri, Tuesday, December 5th
Western Illinois at American, Wednesday, December 6th