No. 12 Michigan and No. 7 Michigan State meet up this Saturday in a Big Ten rivalry game. Here is a look at some key trends for this matchup.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Michigan is the favorite at home in this game, as the Wolverines are getting odds of -8 points against the Spartans. The over/under total for the game has been set at 40.5 points. These two will meet up on Saturday at 3:30PM ET on ESPN.
The head-to-head trends for this game are very strong with Michigan State. Not only have the Spartans won six of their last seven against the Wolverines, but MSU has covered the spread in seven straight. These two have been strong with the under as well, hitting it in five of their last six encounters.
More recent trends show that MSU has failed to cover in any games this season while Michigan is 9-4 against the spread in their last 13 conference games. The under is strong in this game, as MSU has hit the under in 4 of its last 5 overall and 4 of its last 5 conference games. Michigan has hit the under in 6 of its last 7 home games and in 5 of its last 6 games following a win.