Ohio State a dog vs. Wisconsin
COLUMBUS, OH (TheSpread) – No. 25 Ohio State hopes to pick up a marquee win to end the regular season today when it plays host to No. 5 Wisconsin at 4:30PM ET.
Ohio State is 22-8 on the season, 11-6 in the Big Ten, 17-1 at home and 14-14 against the spread. Wisconsin is 27-3, 15-2 in the Big Ten, 6-5 on the road and 15-14 against the spread. Ohio State has won its last two meetings with Wisconsin and covered the spread in both contest. These two have yet to meet this season, but they have hit the under in three of their last four encounters.
According to oddsmakers at Bovada.lv, Wisconsin is the slight favorite on the road, as the Badgers are getting odds of -1.5 points against the Buckeyes. The over/under total for the game has yet to be set.
Wisconsin has wrapped up the Big Ten regular season title. It comes into this game having won its last two, but the Badgers are just 1-4 against the spread in their last five while hitting the under in six of their last eight. Ohio State has won three straight coming into this game, but the Buckeyes are just 2-3 against the spread in their last five while hitting the under in six of their last nine.