Ohio at Bowling Green: 3/5/21 College Basketball Picks and Predictions
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Bowling Green Falcons (14-10) vs Ohio Bobcats (13-7)
Game Info: Friday, March 5, 2021 at 7:00 pm (Stroh Center)
Betting Odds: Bowling Green Falcons 0 -- Over/Under: 153 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Ohio Bobcats and Bowling Green Falcons face off on Friday in a college basketball showdown at the Stroh Center.
The Bowling Green Falcons come into this game with a 14-10 record overall and coming into this game they have won four of their last five games. The only loss during that stretch was in their last game against Miami of Ohio, a game they were defeated in overtime. Bowling Green on the season is averaging 78.6 points per game while their defense is giving up 75.9 points per game. Bowling Green on the season is shooting 42 percent from the field and 32.6 percent from behind the three point line. Guard Justin Turner has been the best player for Bowling Green averaging 19.9 points while shooting 41.2 percent from the field and 30.5 percent from behind the three point line.
On the other side of this matchup is the Ohio Bobcats who sit with a 13-7 record overall and they have won six of their last seven games. The only loss during that stretch of games was in their last game against Buffalo, a game they gave up 86 points in. Ohio on the season is averaging 79.6 points per game while their defense is giving up 73.7 points per game. Guard Jason Preston has been the best player for Ohio averaging 15.4 points while shooting 50.3 percent from the field and 36.2 percent from behind the three point line.
Ohio is 8-3 against the spread in their last 11 road games. The under is 11-5 in Ohio’s last 16 road games. Bowling Green is 4-20-2 against the spread in their last 26 road games. Bowling Green is 7-3 against the spread in their last 10 games played on Friday.
Bowling Green has actually been a better team on the road this season, and this is a game that Ohio should be able to come in and find success. Look for Ohio to come away with a cover of the spread because of their offense.