Will Ohio St. cruise past Penn St.?
Ohio State looks to pick up another win over a bottom-level Big Ten team when the Buckeyes face Penn State tonight at 6:30PM ET.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Ohio State is favored in this game, as the Buckeyes are getting odds of -5.5 points against Penn State. The over/under total has been listed at 128 points. This game is a second round game in the Big Ten Tournament and the game will take place from Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Ohio State is 19-12 overall, 11-7 in Big Ten games, 1-1 on a neutral floor and 16-13-1 against the spread. Penn State is 16-15 overall, 7-11 in Big Ten games, 2-3 on a neutral floor and 14-15-1 against the spread. Ohio State won the lone meeting this season, 66-46 at home back on Jan. 25. Ohio State is 7-2 against the spread in the last nine meetings with Penn State.
Ohio State hasn’t been a great team this season, but the Buckeyes have done a good job at beating the teams they are supposed to. Their seven conference losses this season all came when they were an underdog to their opponent. Penn State was just 8-10 against the spread in the Big Ten this season and their 10 conference losses were all by 6 points or more. Look for another one today.
BIG TEN TOURNAMENT FREE PICK: OHIO STATE -5.5