Michigan State vs. Minneasota Pick
No. 12 Michigan State will look to win its first conference game on Monday night when it visits Minnesota at 8:00 p.m. ET. The Spartans are laying 2.5 points as a road favorite but are the Golden Gophers the better play in this conference tilt?
837 Michigan State Spartans (-3) at 838 Minnesota Golden Gophers (+3); o/u 157.5
8:00 p.m. ET, Monday, December 28, 2020
Venue: Williams Arena, Minneapolis, MN
TV: Big Ten Network
Michigan State vs. Minnesota College Basketball Prediction
The home team is 11-4 against the spread in the last 15 meetings between these two teams, while Minnesota is 3-0-1 against the number in its last four games after scoring more than 90 points in its previous contest. The Golden Gophers are also 4-1 against the spread in their last five games after scoring 100 points or more in their previous contest and are 3-1-1 against the number in their last five games as a home underdog.
Meanwhile, Michigan State is 0-5 against the spread in its last five games as a favorite and is winless at the betting window in its last five games overall. The Spartans are also 0-4 against the number in their last four games coming off an ATS loss and have dropped four of their last five games at the betting window following a straight up loss.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: MINNESOTA GOLDEN GOPHERS +3