Big 10 Tournament Title Game Prediction
No. 9 Ohio State will take on No. 3 Illinois on Sunday afternoon in the Big Ten Tournament title game at 3:30 p.m. ET after the Buckeyes pulled off an upset of Michigan and the Fighting Illini rolled past Iowa. What’s the best bet when it comes to this Big Ten clash?
657 Ohio State Buckeyes (+6) at 658 Illinois Fighting Illini (-6); o/u 150
3:30 p.m. ET, Sunday, March 14, 2021
Venue: Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN
Ohio State vs. Illinois Big Ten Tournament Title Game Prediction
The Buckeyes are 7-1 against the spread in their last eight games coming off a win, are 5-1 against the spread in their last six games following an ATS win and have cashed in five of their last six games when listed as the underdog. (One of those ATS wins came on Saturday when Ohio State knocked off Michigan as a small dog in the semifinal matchup.)
OSU is also 10-3 at the betting window in its last 13 neutral site games, is 8-2 against the spread in its last 10 games when playing the third game of a 3-in-5 days situation and is 5-1 against the number in its last six neutral site games when listed as a dog.
BIG TEN TOURNAMENT TITLE GAME PREDICTION: OHIO STATE BUCKEYES +6