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Ohio State at Illinois

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  Tuesday Jan 10, 2012 - 9:00 pm - Champaign, IL | Odds: Ohio St by 8.5, Total Points: 124.5 | Team Pages: OHST | ILL


OHST -8.5 Open -9.5 High -9.5
Last -9.5 Low -8.5

Line Movement

The chart above graphs odds data from Pinnacle Sports

Historical Results of Games with Similar Lines

Since the start of the 2006-2007 NCAA Basketball season there have been 464 games where the closing line favored the away team by 7.5 to 9.5 points. In these games:

  • The team like Ohio St won the game 376 times (81.0%)
  • The team like Illinois won the game 88 times (19.0%)
  • The team like Ohio St did better against the spread, going 255-203-6 (55.7% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 1.1 points

Historical Results of Games with Similar Line Movement

Since the start of the 2008-2009 NCAA Basketball season there have been 2337 games where the closing line favored the initial favorite by 1 points less than the opening line.

In these games, the team like Illinois did better against the spread, going 1145-1132-60 (50.3% ATS) and covering the spread by an average of 0.1 points.