Ohio State faces Purdue tonight
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN (TheSpread) – No. 20 Ohio State hits the road for a key Big Ten game on Wednesday night, as the Buckeyes face Purdue at 6:30PM ET.
Ohio State is 17-5 on the season, 6-3 in the Big Ten, 2-3 on the road and 10-10-1 against the spread. Purdue is 14-8 on the season, 6-3 in the Big Ten, 10-3 at home and 13-6 against the spread. Ohio State has won six straight meetings with Purdue and the Buckeyes have covered the spread in four of the last five meetings. These two have hit the under in their last two encounters.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Ohio State is the slight favorite on the road, as the Buckeyes are getting odds of -2.5 points at Purdue tonight. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Ohio State has won three straight coming into this game, but the Buckeyes are 3-3 against the spread in their last six games. Ohio State has hit the over in three of its last four games. Purdue has also won three straight, covering the spread in all three games. The Boilermakers have won and covered in four of their last five games at home while hitting the under in seven of their last nine.