Saturday's game at Convocation Center Ohio has the Ohio Bobcats (1-1) going head to head against the Detroit Mercy Titans (0-3) at 2:00 PM ET (on November 18). Our computer prediction projects a one-sided 86-68 victory as our model heavily favors Ohio.

According to our computer prediction, the Ohio versus Detroit Mercy game has a predicted spread that equals the actual spread (17.5). The two sides are projected to fall short of the 154.5 over/under.

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Ohio vs. Detroit Mercy Game Info & Odds

  • Date: Saturday, November 18, 2023
  • Time: 2:00 PM ET
  • TV: ESPN+
  • Live Stream: Watch this game on ESPN+
  • Where: Athens, Ohio
  • Venue: Convocation Center Ohio
  • Line: Ohio -17.5
  • Point Total: 154.5
  • Moneyline (To Win): Ohio -2500, Detroit Mercy +1050

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Ohio vs. Detroit Mercy Score Prediction

  • Prediction: Ohio 86, Detroit Mercy 68

Spread & Total Prediction for Ohio vs. Detroit Mercy

  • Pick ATS: Pick Em
  • Pick OU: Under (154.5)

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Ohio Performance Insights

  • At 78.8 points scored per game and 73.1 points conceded last season, Ohio was 27th in the nation offensively and 267th on defense.
  • The Bobcats grabbed 34.3 rebounds per game and conceded 30.8 boards last year, ranking 44th and 155th, respectively, in college basketball.
  • Ohio was 211th in the nation in assists (12.6 per game) last season.
  • Last season, the Bobcats were 39th in college basketball in 3-point makes (8.9 per game) and 32nd in 3-point percentage (37.3%).
  • Last year, Ohio was 240th in the nation in 3-pointers conceded (7.7 per game) and 199th in defensive 3-point percentage (34.0%).
  • Last season, Ohio attempted 61.7% of its shots from inside the 3-point line, and 38.3% from beyond it. In terms of made shots, 68.8% of Ohio's buckets were 2-pointers, and 31.2% were 3-pointers.

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