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College Basketball Point Spread Betting Line Favors Iowa State Cyclones in Battle with Northern Illinois Huskies

The Northern Illinois Huskies will look to pick up a win while covering the point spread when they take on the Cyclones in Iowa State at Hilton Coliseum on Monday in college basketball betting odds action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to back the Northern Illinois Huskies before tip-off in this one found them as 16.5-point underdogs over at Bovada earlier.

Northern Illinois Huskies vs Iowa State Cyclones Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Supporters of the Northern Illinois Huskies have watched them go 4-3 and 2-3 ATS on the college basketball season, while the Iowa State Cyclones are at 4-2 and 2-4 ATS. In totals betting, the Iowa State Cyclones are 2-4, while the Northern Illinois Huskies have a 3-2 mark.

The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 226-rated Northern Illinois Huskies taking on the No. 81-rated Iowa State Cyclones in this contest.

Statistical Matchup

The game also pits Iowa State's No. 160-ranked offense, averaging 74 PPG, against a Huskies defense that ranks No. 150 at 71.83 PPG. The Cyclones field goal percentage has averaged 44.38% so far, less than the Huskies marksmen have achieved on the year, 47.12% per game.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

The Huskies grabbed a 95-77 win over the Cougars on Saturday, behind a 26-point effort from Eugene German at Jones Convocation Center.

The battle between the Cyclones and Leathernecks didn’t turn out to be much of a battle at all as Western Illinois was handed a 70-45 defeat on Saturday at Hilton Coliseum.

Betting Trends
  • Northern Illinois is 5-11 SU in its last 16 games
  • Northern Illinois is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • Iowa State is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
  • Iowa State is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 12 of Iowa State's last 17 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Iowa State's last 6 games

Next Betting Matchups

Northern Illinois home to Central Connecticut State, Saturday, December 9th
Iowa State at Iowa, Thursday, December 7th