MSU/Michigan Line Movement
No. 7 Michigan State is a good-sized underdog against No. 12 Michigan today despite being unbeaten and owning the recent history. How big has the spread gotten for this rivalry?
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Michigan is the favorite at home in this game, as the Wolverines are getting odds of -6.5 points against the Spartans. The over/under total for the game has been set at 41.5 points. These two will meet up today at 3:30PM ET on ESPN.
The Wolverines opened as a 6.5-point favorite against the Spartans this week as well, but the spread quickly grew to 7 points. The line continued to move up for Michigan during the week, hitting a peak of 8.5 points on Tuesday before it began to decline. Just recently the spread fell all the way back down to its opening mark.
The over/under total for this rivalry game opened at 40 points. The total was never lower than that for the rest of the week, as it grew to its peak of 41.5 points on Thursday and has been holding steady from there.