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vBoook: OSU versus Cincy

Discussion in 'Buckeye Football' started by Oh8ch, Aug 16, 2004.

  1. Oh8ch

    Oh8ch Cognoscente of Omphaloskepsis Staff Member

    This is a fixed odds, point spread bet. The 'official' point spread will be the final spread published by the Columbus Dispatch prior to the game.

    Note: I will be out of town the two weeks leading up to the game so you wont see the spread updated in the event, but it will be what I use to settle. (I will be at a wedding in NC the day of the game - and I had tickets!)
  2. BuckeyeSoldier

    BuckeyeSoldier 2 time Reigning BuckeyePlanet Poker Champion

    HA, people dont even know the spread yet and they are putting mad cash down
  3. FKAGobucks877

    FKAGobucks877 The Most Power-Drunk

    Oh8ch, too bad you can't make the game. But as I am a loyal "friend" and Buckeye supporter, I will be more than happy to use your tickets for you...:biggrin:
  4. CleveBucks

    CleveBucks Serenity now

    When is the spread going to be published?
  5. KillerNut

    KillerNut Banned

    People already bet not knowing the spread?

    If we know the spread please post.
  6. AKAK

    AKAK Well, that's like hypnotizing chickens. Staff Member Tech Admin

    "Good" lines won't be out until about a week before the game... Oh8ch..Which book are you going to use to get the lines?

    Ganz-Culver (sp?) is pretty good usually.
  7. gbearbuck

    gbearbuck Herbie for President

    I think some folks figured it was a head to head w/o points... that's what I first thought, until I read a little further down...

    Guess we will need to wait a week before the game to start placeing money with an indication of where the line will be...
  8. Crayfish

    Crayfish Rookie

    Jim Feist has opening lines up

    They will obviously change but not overly significantly. He has Ohio State as an 18.5 point favorite at this point. To view his opening preliminary lines, go to and log into their free "Offshore connection." This can be done by clicking on "Feist Lines" at the top of the list on the right hand side, about 1/3 of the way down the page.
    Last edited: Aug 16, 2004
  9. gregorylee

    gregorylee I'd rather be napping!!

    18.5 is nuts, and we all should know better. I don't see a very good shot at winning by better than 18.5, it just isn't Tress's style especially on Dantonio.
  10. Oh8ch

    Oh8ch Cognoscente of Omphaloskepsis Staff Member

    I had originally said I would use the line published in the Columbus Dispatch, but that iis probably not such a good idea since not everybody has access to that source. A web source would be much better. Any suggestions?

    Sorry - long gone. Too many friends and famliy who know I have tickets.
  11. chuck_jax

    chuck_jax Newbie

    Spread Guess

    I'm guessing UC +8.5 (Eight and a hook)
  12. I saw a list of best teams to bet on based on the spread. OSU was not in the top 75 in college football. Thats 75 out of 117, thats not good odds. With are tight to the sweater vest style, and ?????s everywhere im not throwing down till game time.
  13. CleveBucks

    CleveBucks Serenity now

  14. Buckeyeskickbuttocks

    Buckeyeskickbuttocks Z --> Z^2 + c Staff Member

    I so very much want to bet.... but I learned a long time ago not to bet on OSU games... I'm oh for 3 or 4 or something... Hey, I oughta tell Blundo that one... One of my rituals... DON'T bet the OSU game.. not really a ritual, I guess... hanging my flag, reading the paper on the crapper and getting my football propped up on a reclining chair (and always in that order) may apply... :biggrin:
  15. Brutus1

    Brutus1 Don't be penurious, donate to the BP Spring Dr.

    Stardust has it at 17 as of today.

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