Ohio Bobcats (4-4) vs. Youngstown State Penguins (7-3)
December 11, 2022 2:00 pm EDT
The Line: Youngstown State Penguins -6.5 / Ohio Bobcats +6.5; Over/Under: +147
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The Ohio Bobcats and Youngstown State Penguins meet Sunday in college basketball action at the Beeghly Center. The Ohio Bobcats look to get above a .500 record. The Youngstown State Penguins look for their eighth victory.
The Ohio Bobcats are averaging 77.8 points on 46 percent shooting and allowing 68.8 points on 42.8 percent shooting. Dwight Wilson III is averaging 12.9 points and 10 rebounds, while Miles Brown is averaging 11.1 points and 3.5 rebounds. Jaylin Hunter is dishing 4.1 assists and AJ Clayton is grabbing 7.3 rebounds. The Ohio Bobcats are shooting 35.1 percent from beyond the arc and 69.7 percent from the free throw line. The Ohio Bobcats are allowing 34.5 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 36.5 rebounds per game.
The Youngstown State Penguins are averaging 86.5 points on 50 percent shooting and allowing 72.6 points on 43.2 percent shooting. Dwayne Cohill is averaging 16.8 points and 2.3 rebounds, while Malek Green is averaging 14.1 points and 7.8 rebounds. Adrian Nelson is the third double-digit scorer and Brandon Rush is grabbing 2.3 rebounds. The Youngstown State Penguins are shooting 38.1 percent from beyond the arc and 75.3 percent from the free throw line. The Youngstown State Penguins are allowing 34.6 percent shooting from deep and are grabbing 35.8 rebounds per game.
The Bobcats are 2-8 ATS in their last 10 road games and 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games overall. The Penguins are 2-6 ATS in their last 8 Sunday games and 7-2 ATS in their last 9 games overall. The under is 49-23 in Bobcats last 72 road games. The over is 4-0 in Penguins last 4 overall.
The Ohio Bobcats are playing well, but they have to prove they can step up in a spot like this. Ohio loses on the road by an average of 8.3 points and 6.3 points in the underdog role. The Youngstown State Penguins are one of the best offensive teams in the country, and that includes 50.9 percent shooting at home. Ill lay the point with Youngstown State at home.