Bowling Green @ Central Michigan
Current Records: Bowling Green 9-10; Central Michigan 7-12
What to Know
The Bowling Green Falcons and the Central Michigan Chippewas will face off in a Mid-American clash at 7 p.m. ET Jan. 24 at McGuirk Arena. The Falcons should still be riding high after a victory, while CMU will be looking to get back in the win column.
Bowling Green was able to grind out a solid win over the Miami (Ohio) RedHawks this past Saturday, winning 83-73.
Meanwhile, CMU was expected to have a tough go of it this past Saturday, and, well, they did. Their painful 96-68 defeat to the Ohio Bobcats might stick with them for a while.
Barring any buzzer beaters, Bowling Green is expected to win a tight contest Tuesday. Those playing the odds have seen things go back and forth with Bowling Green, who are 9-8-1 against the spread.
The Falcons’ win brought them up to 9-10 while the Chippewas’ loss pulled them down to 7-12. A pair of numbers to keep in mind before tip-off: Bowling Green is stumbling into the game with the 31st fewest takeaways in college basketball, having accrued only 11.3 on average. CMU has experienced some struggles of their own as they are 358th worst in college basketball in turnovers per game, with 16.4 on average. It’s possible one of these Achilles’ heels will wind up tripping the losing team up.
How To Watch
- When: Tuesday at 7 p.m. ET
- Where: McGuirk Arena — Mt. Pleasant, Michigan
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $26.25
The Falcons are a slight 1.5-point favorite against the Chippewas, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The line on this game has moved a bit since it opened, as it started out with the Chippewas as a 1-point favorite.
Central Michigan have won seven out of their last 12 games against Bowling Green.
- Feb 01, 2022 – Central Michigan 78 vs. Bowling Green 74
- Jan 09, 2021 – Bowling Green 93 vs. Central Michigan 65
- Jan 05, 2021 – Bowling Green 90 vs. Central Michigan 69
- Feb 04, 2020 – Central Michigan 92 vs. Bowling Green 82
- Feb 12, 2019 – Bowling Green 79 vs. Central Michigan 72
- Jan 12, 2019 – Bowling Green 97 vs. Central Michigan 87
- Mar 05, 2018 – Central Michigan 81 vs. Bowling Green 77
- Jan 20, 2018 – Central Michigan 84 vs. Bowling Green 75
- Jan 24, 2017 -…