Purdue vs. Rutgers Tuesday Prediction
No. 17 Rutgers should get a good test inside the conference on Tuesday night when the Scarlet Knights host 7-3 Purdue at 7:00 p.m. ET from Rutgers Athletic Center in Piscataway, NJ. With the Scarlet Knights only laying three points, are they the best bet tonight in this matchup?
611 Purdue Boilermakers (+3) at 612 Rutgers Scarlet Knights (-3); o/u 138
7:00 p.m. ET, Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Venue: Rutgers Athletic Center, Piscataway, NJ
Purdue vs. Rutgers College Basketball Prediction
In the last seven meetings between these two teams, the home side has covered five times. Rutgers is also 3-1-1 against the spread in its last five games overall, is 18-6-2 against the number in its last 26 games versus an opponent with a winning percentage above .600 and is 13-5-2 at the betting window in its last 20 home games. The Scarlet Knights are 7-3-1 against the spread in their last 11 games coming off a loss as well.
On the other side, the Boilermakers are just 4-11-2 against the spread in their last 17 road games, are 1-5-1 against the number in their last seven games overall and are 0-3-1 at the betting window in their last four games following an ATS loss. Purdue is also winless at 0-6-1 against the spread in its last seven games versus a team with a winning record.
COLLEGE BASKETBALL PREDICTION: RUTGERS SCARLET KNIGHTS -3