2/8/09 College Basketball Free Pick: Purdue at Illinois Print
Written by Anthony Rome   
Sunday, 08 February 2009 03:21

Purdue hits the road Sunday afternoon to take on Illinois. Let’s take a look at the odds, trends, injuries and hand out a College Basketball Free Pick for this matchup.

Bet Purdue at Illinois

Tip off: 1:00PM ET

Odds: Oddsmakers from online sports book Sports Interaction have made Illinois 2-point favorite.

Over/Under Total: 121.5

Public Betting Information: TheSpread.com public betting page shows that 95% of public bettors like Boston College over Virginia tonight.

Top Public Betting Trends:

All games in this series since 1997

PURDUE is 13-8 against the spread versus ILLINOIS since 1997

PURDUE is 12-10 straight up against ILLINOIS since 1997

7 of 13 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL since 1997

Games over the last 3 seasons

PURDUE is 3-2 against the spread versus ILLINOIS over the last 3 seasons 

PURDUE is 3-2 straight up against ILLINOIS over the last 3 seasons 

4 of 5 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

All games played at ILLINOIS since 1997

PURDUE is 7-2 against the spread versus ILLINOIS since 1997

PURDUE is 5-4 straight up against ILLINOIS since 1997

3 of 5 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1997

Games played at ILLINOIS over the last 3 seasons.

PURDUE is 1-0 against the spread versus ILLINOIS over the last 3 seasons 

PURDUE is 1-0 straight up against ILLINOIS over the last 3 seasons 

1 of 1 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

Key Injuries:

PURDUE

[F] 02/03/2009 - Robbie Hummel missed last game, ? Sunday vs Illinois ( Back ) 

ILLINOIS

No significant injuries.

Free Pick: Our free pick for this game is OVER 121.5.

Bet Purdue at Illinois

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Posted: 2/8/09 8:21PM ET

 

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