Ohio State Buckeyes (11-2 Last Season) vs. Indiana Hoosiers (4-8 Last Season)
Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Indiana Hoosiers 9/2/23 – Prepare for a gridiron showdown as the Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Indiana Hoosiers on Saturday, September 2, 2023, at 3:30 PM ET. Memorial Stadium will bear witness to this thrilling matchup, where two college football juggernauts collide in what promises to be an intense battle.
Boasting an impressive 11-2 record, the Ohio State Buckeyes stand as formidable contenders. Guided by quarterback Kyle McCord, their offense showcases precision and power. McCord’s arm has completed 16 of 20 passes for 190 yards, exhibiting an exceptional 80% completion rate and an average of 9.5 yards per attempt. With 1 touchdown and zero interceptions, his passer rating soars to 176.3. Miyan Williams spearheads the rushing attack with 825 yards on 128 carries, averaging 6.4 yards per rush. Marvin Harrison Jr. shines as a standout receiver, having reeled in 1,263 yards from 77 receptions at an impressive 16.4 yards per catch.
Indiana Hoosiers Face Tough Challenge with Quarterback Dexter Williams II at the Helm
Sporting a 4-8 record, the Indiana Hoosiers brace for a challenging contest. Quarterback Dexter Williams II commands their offensive efforts, connecting on 13 of 38 passes for 184 yards. Williams II maintains a completion rate of 34.2% and an average of 4.8 yards per attempt, a testament to his role in the team’s game plan. He’s orchestrated 2 touchdowns but faced 2 interceptions, resulting in a passer rating of 81.7. Shaun Shivers carries the rushing mantle, accumulating 592 yards on 143 attempts with an average of 4.1 yards per rush. Cam Camper, an essential wide receiver, contributes 569 yards from 46 receptions at 12.4 yards per catch.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Indiana Hoosiers Game Info
|When:||Saturday, September 2, 2023 at 3:30 PM ET|
Kyle McCord QB and Dexter Williams II QB
Quarterback Kyle McCord’s prowess is evident, completing 16 of 20 passes for 190 yards. With an impressive 80% completion rate and an average of 9.5 yards per attempt, McCord remains a linchpin in the Buckeyes’ offensive scheme.
Quarterback Dexter Williams II of the Indiana Hoosiers has completed 13 of 38 passes, amassing 184 yards. His 34.2% completion rate and 4.8 yards per attempt reflect his contributions to the team’s offensive strategy.
Odds/Point Spread: Ohio State Buckeyes -6000, Total Odds: 62
Strategic analysis of odds, trends, and team performance shapes our picks for this matchup are as follows:
Given Ohio State’s commanding record and offensive prowess, they emerge as the favored pick for victory. Riding on the Buckeyes’ strength and the Hoosiers’ challenges, Ohio State is poised to cover the spread with authority. With both teams showcasing robust offenses, a propensity for an Over scenario in total points is anticipated.
Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Trends
Ohio State Buckeyes come into this contest with an ATS record of 2-4 in their last 6 games. The team’s penchant for high-scoring affairs is evident, with 10 out of their last 11 games surpassing the designated total points. Their exceptional road performance and historical dominance against Indiana add to the allure of this matchup.
Indiana Hoosiers Betting Trends
The Indiana Hoosiers have faced challenges, reflected in their ATS record of 1-4 in their last 5 games. An inclination for high-scoring encounters is highlighted by 4 out of their last 6 games surpassing the designated total points threshold.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs. Indiana Hoosiers 9/2/23 Betting Picks
As the Ohio State Buckeyes collide with the Indiana Hoosiers, all signs indicate an Ohio State triumph. The projected final score is Ohio State Buckeyes: 42 – Indiana Hoosiers: 20, a testament to Ohio State’s dominance. Armed with a robust record, a potent offense, and historical supremacy, the Buckeyes are poised to clinch an emphatic win. While the Hoosiers will fight valiantly, they face an uphill battle against the Buckeyes’ sheer might. This matchup promises captivating moments, but the Buckeyes are expected to emerge victorious, solidifying their status as college football powerhouses. Enjoy the game, and best of luck with your wages. Get your free winning sports picks and prediction.
Free Pick and Prediction: Ohio State Buckeyes will win 42-20