Bowling Green @ Buffalo
Current Records: Bowling Green 8-9; Buffalo 8-9
What to Know
The Buffalo Bulls won both of their matches against the Bowling Green Falcons last season (99-88 and 112-85) and are aiming for the same result Tuesday. The Bulls and Bowling Green will face off in a Mid-American battle at 7 p.m. ET at Alumni Arena. Buffalo is out to keep their six-game home win streak alive.
Buffalo came up short against the Central Michigan Chippewas this past Saturday, falling 87-78.
Meanwhile, Bowling Green ended up a good deal behind the Western Michigan Broncos when they played this past Saturday, losing 108-92.
Buffalo is the favorite in this one, with an expected 6.5-point margin of victory. They have failed bettors playing the spread in their past two games, so buyers beware.
The losses bumped both teams down to an identical 8-9. A pair of defensive stats to keep an eye on: The Bulls are stumbling into the matchup with the fourth most points allowed per game in college basketball, having given up 77.5 on average. The Falcons have experienced some struggles of their own as they are 17th worst in college basketball in points allowed per game, with 76.1 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: Alumni Arena -- Buffalo, New York
- Follow: CBS Sports App
- Ticket Cost: $28.35
The Bulls are a solid 6.5-point favorite against the Falcons, according to the latest college basketball odds.
The oddsmakers were right in line with the betting community on this one, as the game opened as a 6.5-point spread, and stayed right there.
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Buffalo have won 11 out of their last 15 games against Bowling Green.
- Feb 15, 2022 - Buffalo 112 vs. Bowling Green 85
- Jan 05, 2022 - Buffalo 99 vs. Bowling Green 88
- Jan 15, 2021 - Bowling Green 76 vs. Buffalo 69
- Dec 06, 2020 - Bowling Green 86 vs. Buffalo 78
- Mar 06, 2020 - Buffalo 88 vs. Bowling Green 84
- Jan 31, 2020 - Bowling Green 78 vs. Buffalo 77
- Mar 16, 2019 - Buffalo 87 vs. Bowling Green 73
- Mar 08, 2019 - Buffalo 84 vs. Bowling Green 73
- Feb 01, 2019 - Bowling Green 92 vs. Buffalo 88
- Mar 02, 2018 - Buffalo 100 vs. Bowling Green 70
- Feb 16, 2018 - Buffalo 95 vs. Bowling Green 82
- Mar 03, 2017 - Buffalo 80 vs. Bowling Green 68
- Feb 11, 2017 - Buffalo 88 vs. Bowling Green 74
- Mar 04, 2016 - Buffalo 87 vs. Bowling Green 83
- Feb 20, 2016 - Buffalo 88 vs. Bowling Green 74