Purdue vs. Minnesota Prediction
Big Ten rivals clash in Minnesota on Thursday evening when the Golden Gophers host the Purdue Boilermakers at 5:00 p.m. ET. With the Golden Gophers laying 3.5 as a home favorite and the total sitting at 138.5, what’s the best play in this conference matchup?
737 Purdue Boilermakers (+3.5) at 738 Minnesota Golden Gophers (-3.5); o/u 138.5
5:00 p.m. ET, Thursday, February 11, 2021
Venue: Williams Arena, Minneapolis, MN
Purdue vs. Minnesota College Basketball Prediction
The underdog is 18-7-1 against the spread in the last 26 meetings between these two teams, while the Boilermakers are 4-0-1 against the number in their last five games as a road underdog. Purdue is also 4-0-1 against the number in its last five road games overall, is 6-2-1 at the betting window in its last nine games overall and is 5-1-1 against the spread in its last seven games when facing an opponent with a winning record.
On the other side, the Golden Gophers are just 4-10-2 against the spread in their last 16 games coming off a win.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: PURDUE BOILERMAKERS +3.5