Wisconsin Badgers home to Cornell Big Red in NCAA Basketball betting action
Cornell Big Red vs Wisconsin Badgers Odds
Cornell pays a visit to Wisconsin on Sunday, hoping to send the Badgers to a loss while covering the college basketball spread at Kohl Center.
The Badgers bring a 1-1 record (0-1 ATS) to this tilt against the 1-2 Big Red, who are 1-1-1 ATS. OVER/UNDER bettors have witnessed Wisconsin go 1-0 so far and the Big Red go 1-0.
Bettors looking to go with the Badgers in this one found them listed as 19.5-point favorites earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Monday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Big Red was expected to move the line.
Power Rankings / Prediction:
The power rankings show a disparity between these teams, with the Badgers rated this week at No. 43 and the Big Red sitting at No. 182. It may or may not play a role in Odds Shark score prediction modelling that produced a 76-66 result in favor of the Badgers.
How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Big Red is ranked No. 164 in NCAA hoops at 36.7 per game. Contrast that with Wisconsin’s No. 202 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Wisconsin is the No. 80-ranked team in the country at 7.5 per game, while Cornell rates No. 129 at 6.7 per game.
Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Cornell owns the country's No. 1-rated mark, allowing 0 points per game on the highway. Wisconsin, on the other hand, rates No. 50 in scoring at home.
Cornell was a 68-64 loser in their most recent outing at home against Saint Peter's. They failed to cover the 5.5-point spread as favorites. Cornell got 14 points from Devin Cherry but lost anyway, 68-64, to Saint Peter's on Friday at Newman Arena.
Wisconsin was a 74-56 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Florida. They failed to cover the 6-point spread as underdogs. The Badgers got 11 points from Jared Berggren, but it was Florida that prevailed in a 74-56 final on Wednesday at Stephen O'Connell Center.
Cornell Big Red Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 3-7
After a loss are 5-5
Wisconsin Badgers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3
A few Big Red at Badgers trends to consider:
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Cornell's last 6 games on the road
Cornell is 2-13 SU in its last 15 games on the road
Wisconsin is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
Wisconsin is 15-6 SU in its last 21 games
Cornell at Arizona State, Tuesday, November 20
Wisconsin home to Presbyterian, Tuesday, November 20