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Nebraska Cornhuskers Battle vs Purdue Boilermakers Highlights College Basketball Odds Menu

The Nebraska Cornhuskers host Purdue on Tuesday, looking to build on their 14-15 mark against the 22-7 Boilermakers in college basketball betting action at Pinnacle Bank Arena.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

Betting fans looking to side with the Nebraska Cornhuskers to cover the point spread in this one found them as 4-point underdogs earlier in the day. Watch for line moves and updates at Bovada before gametime.

Purdue Boilermakers vs Nebraska Cornhuskers Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Purdue Boilermakers will look to cover the spread vs the Nebraska Cornhuskers on Tuesday, as the Boilermakers are 13-11-1 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Cornhuskers are 14-12 ATS. Purdue is 12-13 against the total, while Nebraska is 14-11-1 versus the total betting line.

According to new college basketball power rankings here at Odds Shark, it's the No. 154-ranked Nebraska Cornhuskers and the No. 123-rated Purdue Boilermakers in this matchup.

Statistical Matchup

Offensively, the game matches up Nebraska's No. 160 nationally ranked offense (72.24 points per game) against a Purdue Boilermakers defense that sits as the No. 23 at 64.52 PPG. The Nebraska Cornhuskers have been averaging 44.85% from the field, less than the Boilermakers have managed so far this season (46.2% on average).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Purdue got 19 points from A.J. Hammons en route to a 83-79 victory over Maryland on Saturday at Mackey Arena.

Shavon Shields scored 25 points in a futile effort to lead the Cornhuskers to a win (they lost 56-55 to Penn State at Bryce Jordan Center on Thursday).

Betting Trends
  • Purdue is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 games
  • Purdue is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
  • Purdue is 13-6 ATS in its last 19 games on the road
  • Purdue is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
  • Nebraska is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
  • The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Nebraska's last 5 games
  • Nebraska is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games at home
  • Nebraska is 2-6 SU in its last 8 games when playing Purdue

Next Betting Matchups

Purdue home to Wisconsin, Sunday, March 6th
Nebraska at Northwestern, Sunday, March 6th