Purdue vs. Michigan State Prediction
Big Ten rivals meet on Friday night when No. 23 Michigan State hosts Purdue at 7:00 p.m. ET. The Spartans are 4-point home favorites over the Boilermakers while the total sits at 143.5 points. What’s the best play in this conference matchup?
859 Purdue Boilermakers (+4) at 860 Michigan State Spartans (-4); o/u 143.5
7:00 p.m. ET, Friday, January 8, 2021
Venue: Breslin Center, East Lansing, MI
Purdue vs. Michigan State College Basketball Prediction
The favorite is 4-1-1 against the spread in the last six meetings between these two teams while the home side is 4-0-1 against the number in the last five meetings between these two teams. The Boilermakers are just 1-4-1 against the spread in their last six road games, are 0-3-1 against the number in their last four games overall and 0-7-2 at the betting window in their last nine games versus a team with a winning percentage above .600.
Purdue is also 0-7-2 against the spread in its last nine games versus a team with a winning record and is 0-3-1 against the number in the Boilermakers’ last four road games when facing an opponent with a home record.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: MICHIGAN STATE SPARTANS -4