Purdue vs. Ohio State Prediction
Big Ten rivals meet in Columbus, OH on Tuesday night when No. 15 Ohio State hosts Purdue at 6:30 p.m. ET. Will the Buckeyes cash another ticket, this time as a 4.5-point home favorite? Or is there a better play on the board?
605 Purdue Boilermakers (+4.5) at 606 Ohio State Buckeyes (-4.5); o/u 137
6:30 p.m. ET, Tuesday, January 19, 2021
Venue: Value City Arena, Columbus, OH
TV: Big Ten Network
Purdue vs. Ohio State College Basketball Prediction
The favorite is 3-0-1 against the spread in the last four meetings between these two teams, while the Buckeyes are 21-7 against the number in their last 28 home games. They’re also 4-1 against the spread in their last five games overall, are 10-4-1 at the betting window in their last 15 games versus a team with a winning percentage above .600 and are 6-1 ATS in their last seven home games versus an opponent with a losing road record.
On the other side, the Boilermakers are 6-13-1 against the spread in their last 20 games following a win, are 2-7-2 at the betting window in their last 11 games versus an opponent with a winning record and are 4-10 against the number in their last 14 games following an ATS win.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: OHIO STATE BUCKEYES -4.5