Hoosiers failing to cover in Madison
MADISON, WI (The Spread) - Indiana visits No. 5 Wisconsin tonight at 7:00PM ET in a matchup that the Hoosiers have struggled to cash for bettors.
According to oddsmakers from online sports book Bovada.lv, Wisconsin is a 15-point home favorite over Indiana for tonight's game. The Badgers opened as 15-point favorites and while the line has dropped to 14.5 at some books, it appears as though the home team will be a double-digit favorite for this contest.
Indiana has struggled at the betting window in previous meetings with Wisconsin. The Hoosiers are just 2-5 against the spread in their last seven road games versus the Badgers and are 1-4 ATS in their last five games overall versus Wisconsin. That said, the underdog is 5-1 at the betting window in the last six meetings between these two teams.
The Hoosiers are also just 2-5 against the spread in their last seven road games but the Badgers are 1-3-1 ATS in their last five home games so something has to give. Wisconsin is also 4-1 against the spread in its last five games on Tuesday.