|2012 Nebraska vs. Iowa College Basketball Picks & Predictions|
|Written by Anthony Rome|
|Thursday, 26 January 2012 15:00|
Nebraska vs. Iowa Free Pick
ODDS: Oddsmakers have installed Iowa as a 4.5-point favorite over Nebraska for tonight’s game, while the over/under total is currently sitting at 131.5 points. The Huskers enter play with a 10-9 overall record and are 2-4 on the road this season, while the Hawkeyes are 11-9 overall and 9-4 at home.
LINE MOVEMENT: Iowa opened as a 6-point favorite but the spread has been bet down to 4.5 at most books, although some places are offering Nebraska at +5 or +5.5. The total opened at 130 but has been bet up to 131.5.
PUBLIC BETTING: Of the 1,700-plus wagers placed on tonight’s game, 62% of college basketball public bettors currently favor the Hawkeyes. This information is subject to change, however, so make sure you click on the link provided for the most up-to-date public betting numbers.
FREE PICK: Take Nebraska. According to latest college basketball trends, the Huskers are 4-1 against the spread in their last five games overall and 4-1 ATS in their last five conference games as well. They’re also 4-1 against the number in their last five games versus a team with a winning straight up record and 5-2 ATS in their last seven games as an underdog of between 0.5 and 6.5 points. Look for Nebraska to rebound from its ugly 79-45 loss to Ohio State on Saturday and keep this game tight throughout.
THURSDAY COLLEGE BASKETBALL FREE PICK: NEBRASKA CORNHUSKERS +4.5