Big Ten Championship Game Pick
Nebraska is 10-2 on the season and 6-5-1 against the spread while Wisconsin is 7-5 overall and 5-7 ATS. These two have met twice since Nebraska joined the Big Ten and the home team has won both games, while Wisconsin has covered the spread in both meetings.
Odds: The oddsmakers at Bovada.lv have Nebraska as the slight favorite in this game, as the Cornhuskers have odds of -3 points against Wisconsin. The over/under total for the game has been set at 49 points.
Line Movement: Opening odds had Nebraska favored by 2.5 points. The spread hit a low of 1.5 points during the week before closing at its peak of Nebraska -3.
Public Betting: Of the wagers that have been placed on this game, 65% are going on Nebraska with odds of -3.5 points against Wisconsin on Saturday. Be sure to click on the public betting link to get the latest odds and betting percentages.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL FREE PICK: Nebraska is 3-8 ATS L11 after allowing less than 20 points in their previous game. Last game: NEBRASKA (-11) over Wisconsin, 30-27. The Big 10 Championship is played at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis. Even at 7-1 in the Big 10, Nebraska’s beat up on mediocre teams and lost to Ohio State by 25. Nebraska did win this game against Wisconsin this year, 30-27 at home on Sept. 29, but they needed to come back from a 17-point, 3rd-quarter deficit. Wisconsin had some tough losses late in the season, losing to Michigan State, Ohio State and Penn State in OT. The Badgers will look to RB Montee Ball, who went over 1,500 yds rushing last week. The Badgers’ defense will be the difference in this one.
COLLEGE FOOTBALL WEEK 14 FREE PICK: WISCONSIN +3