Purdue vs. Iowa Odds
No. 6 Iowa looks to keep its perfect season going on Saturday when the Hawkeyes host Purdue at Noon ET on ESPN2.
According to oddsmakers at MyBookie.ag, Iowa is favored at home, as the Hawkeyes are getting odds of -23 points against Purdue. The over/under total for the game has been set at 57.5 points. Iowa has won four of its last five against Purdue, but the two are each 3-3 against the spread in their last six meetings.
Iowa is 10-0 on the season, 6-0 in the Big Ten, 6-4 against the spread and 6-3-1 with the over. The Hawkeyes are coming off a 40-35 win over Minnesota at home. It was their second straight win by single digits. Iowa is now averaging 33.6 points and 421.4 yards per game on offense while the defense is allowing just 18.4 points and 314.2 yards per game. C.J. Beathard has thrown for 2,044 yards and 10 touchdowns to lead the team this year while Jordan Canzeri has run for 729 yards and nine scores. Matt VandeBerg has added 55 receptions for 587 yards and two scores.
Purdue is 2-8 overall, 1-5 in the Big Ten, 5-5 against the spread and 5-5 with the over/under total. The Boilermakers are coming off a 21-14 loss at Northwestern last week for their second straight loss. Purdue is now averaging 24.5 points and 353.2 yards per game on offense while giving up 34.4 points and 446.2 yards per game on defense. David Blough has thrown for 1,565 yards and 10 touchdowns this year while Markell Jones has run for 692 yards and eight scores. DeAngelo Yancey has caught 32 passes for 522 yards and five scores.