Wednesday night college football will feature a MAC conference affair as the Central Michigan Chippewas will hit the road to face the Ball St Cardinals. The Chippewas and Cardinals will get things started from Ball St at 8PM Eastern Time and ESPN2 will provide the coast to coast TV broadcast. Check out the college football odds at Oddsmaker sportsbook.
The college football odds from this Wednesday night game has the home side Ball State Cardinals favored by -21 points with the total lined at 56 ½ points.
The weather can be a factor in this game as rain is forecasted. The teams met last season with Ball St posting the 41-30 road victory as a -3 point betting favorite on the road. Ball St has covered four of their past five meetings but this is the biggest line they will have to cover in this series over the past ten years. Central Michigan enters play with a 3-5 record this season and is 2-3 on the road this season. Their past two road games resulted in a 21-9 win at Miami Ohio and on October 12th they post the 26-23 road victory at Ohio. Central Michigan will have a rather long layoff for this game as they last took the field on October 19th in a 38-17 home defeat to Northern Illinois as a +14 ½ point underdog. That is nearly three weeks from playing football. The Chippewas in 2013 have had problems with their offense this season as the team ranks 113th in the nation in scoring as the they push across just 18.6 points game. They are the 108th ranked offense as they struggle running and throwing the football. The Chippewas go with a freshman at quarterback as Cooper Rush it hitting on 54% of his passes with 11 touchdowns and 10 picks. He completed half of his passes in the home loss to Northern Illinois but threw for 271 yards and two touchdowns. Ball St is 8-1 on the season and has a perfect 4-0 record on their home turf. Their only loss came on the road back on September 14th losing 34-27 at North Texas as a -3 point favorite. At home in MAC action the Cardinals have a three point victory to Kent and by a touchdown to Toledo.
With our college football pick for Wednesday we will play on the Central Michigan Chippewas at +21 points against the Ball St Cardinals but first check the sports odds.