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NCAA Basketball Odds and Betting Trends - Ohio State Buckeyes Underdogs vs Virginia Cavaliers

Virginia takes to the basketball court against Ohio State on Tuesday, hoping to send the Buckeyes to a loss while covering the college basketball betting point spread at Value City Arena.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Bettors looking to go with the Ohio State Buckeyes in this one found them listed as 8-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting odds menu at Bovada. Check for line moves and odds updates as money coming in on the Cavaliers was expected to move the line.

Virginia Cavaliers vs Ohio State Buckeyes Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Ohio State Buckeyes sport a record of 2-3 and 1-4 ATS heading into this betting matchup, while the Virginia Cavaliers have 5-1 and 2-2 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 2-3 for the Ohio State Buckeyes and 4-0 for the Virginia Cavaliers.

This game puts the Ohio State Buckeyes, most recently No. 205 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Virginia Cavaliers, who rate No. 9 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

Scoring and defensive stats point to some betting edges in this matchup. The game features Ohio State's No. 134-ranked scoring average of 75.2 PPG, against a Virginia Cavaliers defense rated No. 11 and allowing 58.33 PPG. The Ohio State Buckeyes FG% has averaged 48.21% to date this season, less than the Virginia Cavaliers shooters have managed so far (51.66% per game).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Betting Trends
  • Virginia is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
  • Virginia is 18-6 ATS in its last 24 games on the road
  • Virginia is 13-2 SU in its last 15 games on the road
  • Ohio State is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games
  • Ohio State is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ohio State's last 6 games
  • Ohio State is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Virginia home to William & Mary, Saturday, December 5th
Ohio State at VMI, Saturday, December 5th