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Central Michigan Chippewas Host the Ohio Bobcats in NCAA College Basketball Action

Many eyes in the college basketball world will be on McGuirk Arena Tuesday as the Central Michigan Chippewas look to beat the odds vs the Ohio Bobcats in NCAA hoops betting action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Central Michigan Chippewas betting line as -2-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over/under total value at TopBet.

Ohio Bobcats vs Central Michigan Chippewas Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Ohio Bobcats will look to cover the spread vs the Central Michigan Chippewas on Tuesday, as the Bobcats are 3-3-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Chippewas are 7-1 ATS. Ohio is 7-0 against the total, while Central Michigan is 2-6 versus the total betting line.

According to new college basketball power rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 81-ranked Central Michigan Chippewas and the No. 201-rated Ohio Bobcats in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Central Michigan's No. 71 nationally ranked offense (79.23 points per game) against a Ohio Bobcats defense that sits as the No. 207 at 75.58 PPG. The Central Michigan Chippewas have been averaging 44.83% from the field, more than the Bobcats have managed so far this season (44.26% on average).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Ohio earned a 65-58 victory over Northwestern Ohio on Friday, getting 15 points from Kevin Mickle at Ohio University Convocation Center.

The Chippewas got 25 points from David DiLeo as Central Michigan ran past Lawrence Tech 91-73 on Friday at McGuirk Arena.

Betting Trends
  • Ohio is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games
  • Ohio is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • The total has gone OVER in 9 of Ohio's last 11 games on the road
  • Ohio is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Central Michigan
  • Central Michigan is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games
  • Central Michigan is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
  • Central Michigan is 4-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Ohio
  • Central Michigan is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games when playing Ohio

Next Betting Matchups

Ohio home to Northern Illinois, Saturday, January 6th
Central Michigan at Kent State, Saturday, January 6th