Iowa tops ATS in Big Ten
No. 4 Iowa hopes to hold on to its Big Ten lead tonight when it hits the road to face Indiana at 9PM ET on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Indiana is the slight favorite in this game, as the Hoosiers are getting odds of -1 point against the Hawkeyes. The over/under total for the game has been set at 152.5 points.
The Hawkeyes (19-4, 10-1 Big Ten) have been one of the real surprise teams in the country and they have continued to defy the odds with big wins and covers. Along with leading the Big Ten, Iowa also has the best record against the spread of any team in the conference at 13-7. When it comes to conference games, Iowa is 8-3 against the spread, which also is the best record in the conference.
Tonight the Hawkeyes hit the road to face Indiana (19-5, 9-2 Big Ten) in a battle for first place. The Hoosiers are just 12-12 against the spread this season, but they do find themselves as a favorite at home. Iowa is 5-2 against the spread as a road team this year and 3-1 ATS as a road underdog. Again, both are tops in the Big Ten. The head-to-head series also favors the Hawkeyes, as Iowa is 8-2 against the spread in its last 10 against Indiana.