While Ohio State is winning games, they are losing big money in the process. As a matter of fact, few teams have provided so little bet on College Football value lately. Compared to most teams Michigan State is also a poor wager. However, the Spartans have improved their profit margin over the past month. It follows that many gamblers believe Sparty has a legitimate shot at home against the Buckeyes. Of major concern is MSU’s lack of offensive production. Balanced against that is OSU’s less than dominant defense. Because of this the Green and White will rate a look.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Michigan State Spartans
Date and Time: Saturday, November 10, 2018, noon ET
Location: Spartan Stadium, East Lansing, Michigan
Bet on College Football Odds at SBG:
|Ohio State||-3½ (-110)||54 (-110)|
|Michigan State||+3½ (-110)||54 (-110)|
Ohio State vs. Michigan State TV Coverage: FOX
Michigan State Spartans
Michigan State is 6-3 straight up and 4-5 against the spread with five unders. Late on the Spartans have come away with the cash in three of their last four matchups. Additionally, Sparty has stayed under the total four straight weeks. Concurrently Michigan State ranks 111th for scoring offense but 16th for points allowed. Last week State departed Maryland with an impressive 24-3 win and cover. It is true that Maryland was manhandled by the Spartans defense. In brief the Terps could only manage 100 total yards. Owing to their loss to Michigan has MSU played with more focus.
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State is 8-1 straight up but just 3-6 against the board with five unders. Last week the Buckeyes failed to pay for the fifth consecutive game. OSU defeated Nebraska 36-31 as 17-point overlays. Of great concern is an Ohio State defense that ranks 70th in the country.
Stats to Consider
Ohio State has suffered a steep drop in bet on College Football wagering value as a road chalk. To illuminate the Buckeyes have failed to cover their last four laying points on the road. Six of their last seven as a favorite away from the Horseshoe have gone over the total. Balanced against that Is Michigan State’s solid results as a home dog. Sparty has paid in six of their last eight when getting points at Spartan Stadium. Three of their last five in that predicament have gone under the total.
Team vs. Team
Ohio State and Michigan State have had a relatively even sportsbook series as of late. To show each team has come away with the cash in four of the last eight meetings. Five of the last seven in this rivalry have gone under the total. However, at Spartan Stadium the Buckeyes have had a decided value advantage. OSU has paid out in five of their last six games at Michigan State. Additionally, three of their last five visits have gone under the total.
Matchup to Watch
In this situation we have teams with opposite strengths and weaknesses. Decidedly Ohio State quarterback Dwayne Haskins gives them a huge bet on College Football advantage. For this purpose, the Michigan State offense is too inept to stay in the game long term.
Ohio State vs. Michigan State on College Football Picks
Owing to Haskins and the country’s fifth ranked offense Ohio State is the play.
Ohio State vs. Michigan State Bet on College Football Pick: Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State vs. Michigan State Bet on College Football Score Prediction: Ohio State 27, Michigan State 17
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