Wisconsin vs. Iowa Prediction
Wisconsin had to hold on to beat Penn State last night in its opening game of the Big Ten Conference Tournament and now has to face No. 5 Iowa in the Quarterfinal Round. Will the Badgers at least cover as an underdog or will the Hawkeyes steamroll a struggling Wisconsin squad?
817 Wisconsin Badgers (+5) at 818 Iowa Hawkeyes (-5); o/u 145.5
4:30 p.m. ET, Friday, March 12, 2021
Venue: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN
TV: Big Ten Network
Wisconsin vs. Iowa College Basketball Prediction
The Badgers are just 2-5 against the spread in their last seven games overall, are 1-7 against the number in their last eight neutral site games and are winless at the betting window in their last five games coming off a win. Wisconsin has also dropped five of its last six games against the number when facing a team like Iowa that has a winning record.
On the other side, the Hawkeyes are 13-3-1 against the spread in their last 17 neutral site games and have covered in 17 of their last 22 games coming off an ATS loss in their previous game.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: IOWA HAWKEYES -4.5