Iowa struggling to cover in Ann Arbor
ANN ARBOR, MI (The Spread) - Michigan will host a team tonight in Iowa that it's handled at the betting window in recent meetings.
According to oddsmamkers from online sports book Bovada.lv, the Wolverines are 2.5-point home favorites versus the Hawkeyes for tonight's 7:00PM ET tip off. Michigan had opened as 1-point favorites but the line has been bet up past the key number of 2 at most books.
Iowa has had a difficult time covering the spread in Ann Arbor. The Hawkeyes are jut 1-6 at the betting window in their last seven road games versus the Wolverines and they're 0-5 against the spread in their last five games on Thursday. They're also a brutal 1-11 against the number in their last 12 games following a straight up loss.
On the other side, the Wolverines are 4-0 against the spread in their last four conference games and 4-1 ATS in their last five home games. The home team is also a perfect 4-0 against the spread in the last four meetings between these two teams overall.