Indiana vs. Michigan State Odds
No. 7 Michigan State looks to stay in the national title hunt on Saturday when it hosts Indiana at 3:30PM ET on ABC.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie, Michigan State is favored at home in this game, as the Spartans are getting odds of -16.5 points against Indiana. The over/under total for the game has been set at 63.5 points. MSU has won six straight against Indiana and the Spartans are 5-1 against the spread in those six games. These two have hit the over in seven straight.
Michigan State is 7-0 on the season, 3-0 in the Big Ten, 1-6 against the spread and 4-3 with the under. The Spartans are coming off a 27-23 win at Michigan last week, winning on a miraculous fumble return for a TD as time expired following a botched punt attempt by the Wolverines. MSU is holding opponents to 21.6 points and 351.9 yards per game on defense while the offense is averaging just 30.7 points and 395.7 yards per game. Connor Cook has thrown for 1,662 yards and 13 touchdowns this year to lead the offense while Aaron Burbridge has caught 43 passes for 692 yards and four scores.
Indiana is 4-3 on the season, 0-3 in the Big Ten, 4-3 against the spread and 4-2-1 with the over. The Hoosiers are coming off a 55-52 loss to Rutgers for their third straight loss. Indiana is now allowing 35.1 points and 504.1 yards per game, both of which rank near the bottom in the country. On offense, IU is averaging 34.1 points and 478.9 yards per game. Jordan Howard has rushed for 709 yards and four touchdowns to lead Indiana, while Nate Sudfeld has thrown for 1,741 yards and 11 touchdowns.