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Wisconsin Badgers host Nebraska Cornhuskers in college basketball action

Nebraska CornhuskersWisconsin Badgers
Jan 15, 6:00 PM | Kohl Center

Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Wisconsin Badgers Odds

9-7TEAM RECORD13-5

The Wisconsin Badgers will hit the floor running against the visiting Nebraska Cornhuskers Sunday, looking to improve their record and boost wagering bankrolls in the process.

The Cornhuskers will try to spoil to the party on Sunday; they are 5-7 ATS against the number this season, while the Badgers are 10-5 ATS. Nebraska is 6-5-1 on the totals; Wisconsin is 5-10.

View Nebraska vs Wisconsin Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Bettors looking to side with Wisconsin in this one will find them as 15.5-point favorites.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
It's a betting matchup between the No. 40-rated Badgers and the No. 227-ranked Cornhuskers, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark. Prediction formulas run on this game indicate a possible 77-60 result in favor of the Badgers.

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How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Cornhuskers rank No. 298 in NCAA Division 1 with 31.8 per game. That compares with Wisconsin’s No. 151 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Wisconsin is college basketball's No. 47-ranked team at 7.9 per game, while the Cornhuskers rate No. 199 with 5.9 per game.

Defensively, Nebraska features the nation's No. 59-rated defense on the road, allowing 64.8 points per game. Wisconsin, meanwhile, comes in at No. 233 nationally in scoring at home.

Last time out for Nebraska, they were a 70-58 winner as they battled Penn State at home. They covered in the match as a 5.5-point favorite. Nebraska got 19 points from Bo Spencer en route to a 70-58 victory over Penn State on Wednesday at Bob Devaney Sports Center.

Last time out for Wisconsin, they were a 67-62 winner as they battled Purdue on the road. They covered in the match as a 2.5-point underdog. Ben Brust scored 13 points leading the Badgers to a 67-62 victory over Purdue at Mackey Arena on Thursday.

Nebraska Cornhuskers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 4-6
After a win are 5-5

Wisconsin Badgers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 9-1
Before playing Northwestern are 7-3
After playing Purdue are 8-2
After a win are 8-2

A few Cornhuskers at Badgers trends to consider:
Nebraska is 3-6 ATS in its last 9 games on the road
Nebraska is 4-21 SU in its last 25 games on the road
Wisconsin is 20-5 SU in its last 25 games at home
Wisconsin is 13-5 SU in its last 18 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Wisconsin's last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 8 of Wisconsin's last 12 games

Next up:
Nebraska home to Indiana, Wednesday, January 18
Wisconsin home to Northwestern, Wednesday, January 18

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