Ohio at Bowling Green - 11/4/15 College Football Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Ohio Bobcats (5-3) at Bowling Green Falcons (6-2)
College Football: Wednesday, November 4, 2015 at 8:00 pm (Doyt Perry Stadium)
The Line: Bowling Green Falcons -21 -- Over/Under: 61.5 See the Latest Odds
The Ohio Bobcats and Bowling Green Falcons face off Wednesday night at Doyt Perry Stadium.
The Ohio Bobcats look for a big road win to become bowl eligible for the sixth time since 2009. Derrius Vick is completing 63.9 percent of his passes for 1,654 yards, nine touchdowns and six interceptions. Vick has two passing touchdowns in his last three games. Sebastian Smith and Brendan Cope have combined for 861 receiving yards and seven touchdowns while Jordan Reid has 29 receptions. The Ohio Bobcats ground game is averaging 131.2 yards per contest, and Daz'mond Patterson leads the way with 335 yards and seven touchdowns. Defensively, Ohio is allowing 23 points and 370.3 yards per game. Blair Brown leads the Bobcats with 57 tackles, Quentin Poling has two interceptions and Tarell Basham has three sacks. Brandon Purdum and Connor Brown are questionable while Papi White is doubtful.
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The Bowling Green Falcons look for their sixth straight win to build their lead in the MAC. Matt Johnson is completing 70.1 percent of his passes for 3,321 yards, 29 touchdowns and three interceptions. Johnson has 15 touchdown passes in his last three games. Roger Lewis and Ronnie Moore have combined for 1,753 receiving yards and 15 touchdowns while Ryan Burbrink has 40 receptions. The Bowling Green Falcons ground game is averaging 161.1 yards per contest, and Travis Greene leads the way with 590 yards and four touchdowns. Defensively, Bowling Green is allowing 28.5 points and 419.5 yards per game. Austin Valdez leads the Falcons with 74 tackles, Alfonso Mack has three interceptions and James Sanford has three sacks. Logan Dietz is questionable with a leg injury.
The Bobcats are 3-1-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a ATS loss and 1-4-1 ATS in their last 6 conference games. The Falcons are 4-0 ATS in their last 4 home games and 20-8-1 ATS in their last 29 games in November. The Bobcats are 2-7 ATS in their last 9 meetings in Bowling Green and 3-13 ATS in their last 16 meetings overall.
Bowling Green is head and shoulders better than Ohio, and has outscored the Bobcats 80-13 the last two seasons. This game should be no different, as Bowling Green should win rather easily.