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Akron Zips Home to Ohio Bobcats in NCAA Basketball Betting

Ohio takes to the basketball court against Akron on Tuesday, hoping to send the Zips to a loss while covering the college basketball betting point spread at James A. Rhodes Arena.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

College basketball betting odds makers at BetOnline opened the Akron Zips as -7-point favorites in this matchup. Check for the latest spread and over/under total line at sportsbooks such as Bovada.

Ohio Bobcats vs Akron Zips Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Ohio Bobcats have watched them go 19-9 and 16-8 ATS on the college basketball season, while the Akron Zips are at 22-7 and 13-10-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Akron Zips are 14-9-1, while the Ohio Bobcats have a 15-8-1 mark.

The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Akron Zips at No. 14 and the Ohio Bobcats at No. 45 heading into this college basketball betting matchup.

Statistical Matchup

Rebounding is always a key handicapping betting consideration and Ohio is ranked No. 161 in NCAA basketball at 35.75 per game. Contrast that with Akron's No. 92 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Akron is the No. 1-ranked team in the country at 11.79 per game, while Ohio rates No. 48 at 8.36 per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Buffalo was victimized by Jaaron Simmons for 31 points as the Bobcats defeated the Bulls 103-96 in college hoops action on Saturday.

Akron cruised to victory on Friday, running Bowling Green out of the gym and running up a 89-54 score at James A. Rhodes Arena.

Betting Trends
  • Ohio is 6-1 ATS in its last 7 games
  • Ohio is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 4 of Ohio's last 5 games
  • Ohio is 6-17 SU in its last 23 games on the road
  • Akron is 19-5 SU in its last 24 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 8 of Akron's last 10 games
  • Akron is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games at home
  • Akron is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Ohio at Miami (Ohio), Friday, March 4th
Akron at Kent State, Friday, March 4th