Miami Ohio opened as a 13.5-point favorite at CRIS and is currently receiving 76% of spread bets and 83% of moneyline wagers. Akron has lost all ten of their games this season while being outscored 388-151, so it’s not surprising to see the betting public willing to take Miami and give the points.
Even though three out of every four spread bets is taking Miami, the line has dropped past the key numbers of 13 and 10 to -9.5. At Sports Insights, we use our Betting Trends data and real-time odds to identify reverse-line movement, an indicator that sharp or big money is backing one team, and this game is a prime example with the big four-point line move.
The following table shows the breakdown of spread betting percentages from our six contributing sportsbooks: