Michigan St. vs. Nebraska Odds
No. 6 Michigan State looks to stay unbeaten in the Big Ten on Saturday when it hits the road to face Nebraska at 7PM ET on ESPN.
According to oddsmakers at BetDSI, Michigan State is the slight favorite on the road, as the Spartans are getting odds of -5.5 points against Nebraska. The over/under total for the game has been set at 58 points. Michigan State has won two straight over Nebraska, but the Spartans are just 1-6 against the spread in their last seven meetings with the Cornhuskers.
Michigan State is 8-0 on the season, 4-0 in the Big Ten, 2-6 against the spread and 4-4 with the over/under total. The Spartans are coming off a bye week last week, but they beat Indiana 52-26 the week before. MSU is putting up 33.4 points and 413.8 yards per game on offense this season while the defense is giving up just 22.1 points and 356.5 yards per contest. Connor Cook has thrown for 2,060 yards and 17 touchdowns to lead the offense while Aaron Burbridge has caught 51 passes for 820 yards and five scores. L.J. Scott is the leading rusher with 502 yards and nine touchdowns.
Nebraska is 3-6 on the year, 1-4 in the Big Ten, 4-5 against the spread and 6-3 with the over. The Huskers are coming off a 55-45 loss at Purdue last week for their fourth loss in five games. Nebraska is putting up 33.3 points and 446.2 yards per game on offense, but the defense is giving up 28.1 points and 424.3 yards per game. Tommy Armstrong Jr. has thrown for 2,052 yards and 16 touchdowns this season while rushing for 257 yards and four scores. Terrell Newby is the leading rusher with 697 yards and five touchdowns, while Jordan Westerkamp has caught 49 passes for 658 yards and five scores.