Iowa Hawkeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers Odds
The Purdue Boilermakers will try to pay off for their supporters on Sunday when they play host to the Iowa Hawkeyes at Mackey Arena in NCAA basketball action.
The Boilermakers sport records of 10-9 and 8-10-1 ATS heading into this battle, while the Hawkeyes have 13-6 and 10-5 ATS marks on the season. The OVER/UNDER records are 9-10 for the Boilermakers and 6-9 for the Hawkeyes.
Bettors looking to back visiting Iowa before tip-off in this one found them as 2-point underdogs over at Sportsbook.ag earlier.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 34-rated Iowa taking on the No. 46-rated Boilermakers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 76-71 win for the Hawkeyes on Sunday.
How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Hawkeyes rank No. 20 in NCAA Division 1 with 39.8 per game. That compares with Purdue’s No. 15 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Purdue is college basketball's No. 311-ranked team at 4.6 per game, while the Hawkeyes rate No. 248 with 5.5 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Iowa owns the country's No. 251-rated mark, allowing 73.4 points per game on the highway. Purdue, on the other hand, rates No. 233 in scoring at home.
Iowa was a 72-63 loser in its last match on the road against Ohio State. They covered the 11-point spread as underdogs. The Hawkeyes endured a 72-63 loss at the hands of the Buckeyes on Tuesday, despite a 13-point effort from Aaron White at Value City Arena.
Last time out for Purdue, they were a 68-53 loser as they battled Michigan on the road. They earned a push in the match as a 15-point underdog. Purdue suffered a 68-53 loss against Michigan on Thursday, getting 14 points from Terone Johnson in a losing effort at Crisler Arena.
Iowa Hawkeyes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
Before playing Penn State are 5-5
After playing Ohio State are 6-4
After a loss are 6-4
Purdue Boilermakers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 5-5
Before playing Indiana are 7-3
After playing Michigan are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
A few Hawkeyes at Boilermakers trends to consider:
Iowa is 4-8 ATS in its last 12 games on the road
Iowa is 3-11 SU in its last 14 games on the road
Iowa is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Purdue
Purdue is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Iowa
Purdue is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games when playing Iowa
Purdue is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Purdue's last 7 games when playing Iowa
Iowa home to Penn State, Thursday, January 31
Purdue home to Indiana, Wednesday, January 30