The sports betting YouTube channel takes a look at the big contest between Bowling Green vs. Ball State. One must be in front of computer for this one as it is broadcast on ESPN3. Vegas betting odds in the battle sees Bowling Green a stunning -22.5 with a total of 72. The opening odds saw -21 and 69.5. No surprise as the betting public loves the road favorite with 75 percent of bets placed on Bowling Green to cover and 71 on the over.
Comparing rushing yards per attempt on offense, superiority statistically says it is a dead heat at a middling 4.3 apiece. Next is passing yards per reception making the better squad Bowling Green by 3.0. The little-known yards per point has the more proficient unit on offense to be Bowling Green as well by 2.8.
But how do these teams compare defensively? The tally for yards per rushing attempt against gives support to the same squad by .8. Give the positive edge in passing yards per catch also to the Falcons by .8. Yards per point defensively says it is also a dead heat. Turnovers has the more opportunistic unit being the Falcons too by four.
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Yards per point is determined by diving total yards by number of points. Offensively a lower number is considered more efficient. On defense, a higher number is better.
Spread trends (all records against the spread): Bowling Green 13-4 to teams with a losing record. Ball State 2-8 home versus an opponent with a winning road straight up record.
Over/under angles: Bowling Green under 7-1 following a double-digit loss at home, under 31-15 conference. Ball State under 6-1 after allowing more than 450 total yards in their previous game.