Penn State hits the road Thursday night to take on Michigan. Let’s take a look at the odds, trends, injuries and hand out a College Basketball Free Pick for this matchup.

Bet Penn State at Michigan

Tip off: 7:00PM ET

Odds: Oddsmakers from online sports book Sports Interaction have made Michigan 4-point favorite.

Over/Under Total: 131.5

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

MICHIGAN is 12-8 against the spread versus PENN ST since 1997

MICHIGAN is 14-7 straight up against PENN ST since 1997

6 of 9 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1997

Games over the last 3 seasons

MICHIGAN is 2-2 against the spread versus PENN ST over the last 3 seasons 

MICHIGAN is 2-2 straight up against PENN ST over the last 3 seasons 

2 of 3 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

All games played at MICHIGAN since 1997

MICHIGAN is 7-2 against the spread versus PENN ST since 1997

MICHIGAN is 8-1 straight up against PENN ST since 1997

3 of 4 games in this series have gone UNDER THE TOTAL since 1997

Games played at MICHIGAN over the last 3 seasons

MICHIGAN is 2-0 against the spread versus PENN ST over the last 3 seasons 

MICHIGAN is 2-0 straight up against PENN ST over the last 3 seasons 

1 of 2 games in this series have gone OVER THE TOTAL over the last 3 seasons

Key Injuries:

PENN ST

[F] 11/25/2008 - Billy Oliver is out indefinitely. ( Concussion ) 

MICHIGAN

(!)[G] 02/02/2009 - Manny Harris is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Penn State (Not Suspended) 

[G] 02/01/2009 - Zack Novak is upgraded to probable Thursday vs Penn State (Suspension Served) 

[C] 12/23/2008 - Ben Cronin is expected to miss the rest of the season. (Hip)

Free Pick: Our free pick for this game is Penn State +4.

Bet Penn State at Michigan

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Posted: 2/5/09 2:33PM ET

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