Advertisement

Purdue vs. Wisconsin Odds

2013-wisconsin-stave01-360

MADISON, WI (The Spread) – No. 24 Wisconsin looks to start Big Ten play on a good note this Saturday when the Badgers host Purdue at 3:30PM ET on ABC.

View Current College Football Odds

Wisconsin is 2-1 on the season, 2-0 at home and 3-0 against the spread. Purdue is 1-2 this season, 0-1 on the road and 1-2 against the spread. Wisconsin has won seven straight over Purdue entering this game.

Trends show that Purdue is 0-7 against the spread in its last 7 meetings with the Badgers and 1-4 ATS in its last 5 trips to Wisconsin. These two have hit the under in 5 of their last 7 meetings.

According to oddsmakers from Bovada.lv, Wisconsin is the clear favorite at home, as the Badgers have odds of -24 points against Purdue. The over/under total for the game has been set at 47.5 points. (View Matchup) The opening odds for this game had Wisconsin favored by 21 points. The spread has made a quick climb up to 24 since. The over/under total opened at 48 points and has simply dipped to 47.5 over the last few days.

Wisconsin is coming off a 32-30 loss at Arizona State last Saturday night. The loss came in controversial fashion, as the Badgers were looking to setup for a game-winning field goal, but saw the clock run out on them when the referees wouldn’t let Wisconsin get set to spike the ball. Wisconsin still had 441 yards of offense in the loss, but the defense gave up 468 yards to Arizona State, including 352 passing yards. The Wisconsin offense was led by Melvin Gordon, who rushed for 193 yards and two touchdowns on 15 carries. Joel Stave went 15 of 30 passing for 187 yards and a touchdown in the loss.

Purdue is coming off a 31-24 loss to Notre Dame at home last week. The Boilermakers’ lone win this season was 20-14 at home against Indiana State. Purdue has been struggling on offense, averaging just 17 points and 268 yards per game. The defense hasn’t been much better, allowing 29 points and 373 yards per game. The team has been led thus far by quarterback Rob Henry, who has thrown for 567 yards with three touchdowns and three interceptions.

Bet on College Football Week 4 Odds

In terms of Injuries, Wisconsin linebacker Derek Landisch is questionable with an ankle injury while Purdue has no injuries to report.

The Public Bets for this game are currently backing Wisconsin, as the Badgers are getting 56% of the wagers with odds of -24 points against Purdue.

Want More From TheSpread.com? Follow us on Twitter and Facebook or Subscribe to Our News Feeds!

Recent NCAAF Discussions

added play on Mon, Sep 2016 by Timmy1961
mon night pro play on Mon, Sep 2016 by Timmy1961
sun night play on Mon, Sep 2016 by sharkey11

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail College Football Week 5 Odds Week 5 of the College Football Season features some very big matchups between top-10 teams. Here is a look at...
Thumbnail Arizona tries to contain explosive Washington No. 9 Washington utterly obliterated its first three opponents of the season. Will the good times continue in the desert?
Thumbnail Sun Devils, Bears primed for fireworks show With California and Arizona State set to do battle, should fans on the West Coast expect an offensive blitzkrieg tonight?
Thumbnail Arkansas vs. Texas A&M Prediction Will Arkansas pull off the upset or at least cover the spread when it takes on Texas A&M at AT&T Stadium at 9:00PM ET tonight?
Thumbnail Louisville vs. Marshall Prediction Will Louisville avoid a letdown tonight when the Cardinals visit Marshall at 8:00PM ET?
More inNCAAF Articles  

NCAAF Headlines

More inNCAAF News  

NCAAF Team Pages

Advertisement