Minnesota vs. Ohio State Prediction
Minnesota had to hold off a second half rally by Northwestern on Wednesday night to advance in the Big Ten Conference Tournament. Things won’t be easier for the Golden Gophers on Thursday when they take on No. 9 Ohio State at 2:00 p.m. ET but can Minnesota at least cover as the underdog?
841 Texas Longhorns (-8.5) at 842 Davidson Bobcats (+8.5); o/u 137
2:00 p.m. ET, Thursday, March 11, 2021
Venue: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN
TV: Big Ten Network
Minnesota vs. Ohio State College Basketball Prediction
The favorite is 20-6 against the spread in the last 26 meetings between these two teams, while the Buckeyes are 8-2 against the number in their last 10 neutral site games and 7-3 at the betting window in their last 10 games coming off a loss. On the other side, the Golden Gophers are 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games versus an opponent with a winning record, are 1-4 against the number in their last five games coming off a win and are 1-7 at the betting window in their last eight games overall.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: OHIO STATE BUCKEYES -11.5