Purdue vs. Wisconsin Prediction
Big Ten rivals clash at Kohl Center in Madison, WI on Tuesday night when No. 10 Wisconsin hosts No. 8 Purdue at 9:00 p.m. ET. Are the Boilermakers a sound play as a 3-point road favorite or are the Badgers the better bet as a home dog?
643 Purdue Boilermakers (-3) at 644 Wisconsin Badgers (+3); o/u 144
9:00 p.m. ET, Kohl Center, Madison, WI
Purdue Boilermakers DFS Snapshot
Zach Edey supplied 25 points (10-15 FG, 5-7 FT), two rebounds, one assist and two blocks over 22 minutes during Saturday's 68-65 loss to Michigan State. Edey helped keep the Boilermakers in contention during Saturday's matchup by leading the team with a season-high 25 points. His shot volume had dropped slightly across the last four games, but it was encouraging to see him get more looks Saturday while remaining efficient from the floor. He's now converted 67.8 percent of his field-goal attempts this year.
Wisconsin Badgers DFS Snapshot
Brad Davison amassed 14 points (5-11 FG, 4-8 3Pt), four rebounds, two assists and two steals across 36 minutes during Saturday's 66-61 win over Rutgers. Davison shot just 23.5 percent from the floor across the last two games, but he was more efficient in Saturday's narrow win. He's been somewhat limited since the start of February but has turned things around recently by scoring in double figures in three of his last four appearances. During that time, he's averaged 13.0 points and 4.0 rebounds in 35.3 minutes per game.
College Basketball Betting Prediction
The home team is 6-2-1 against the spread in the last nine meetings between these two teams, while the Badgers are 5-1 against the number in their last six games as an underdog. Wisconsin is also 23-9-2 at the betting window in its last 34 games as a home dog and has covered in 10 of its last 14 games following an ATS win. On the other side, the Boilermakers are just 2-6-1 against the spread in their last nine games as a road favorite, are 0-3-2 against the number in their last five games overall and have dropped four of its last five games ATS coming off a straight up loss.
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