Boilermakers vs Sycamores Betting Preview
Indiana State Sycamores vs Purdue Boilermakers Odds
Ross-Ade Stadium will feature Boilermakers vs. Sycamores on Saturday as both teams try to pay off for bettors in Week 2 action.
Backers of the Boilermakers have seen them go 0-1 and 0-1 ATS so far this season, while the Sycamores are at 0-1 and 0-1 ATS. In totals betting, the Sycamores are 1-0, while the Boilermakers are 0-1.
Betting Line: Oddsmakers at 5Dimes opened the Boilermakers as 17-point favorites in the matchup, while the betting total had not been set at press time (check the college football odds link for the latest on the over under)..
How They Match Up:
In their last action, Indiana State was a 73-35 loser on the road against Indiana. They failed to cover the 24.5-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (108) was profitable news for OVER bettors. In their last game, Indiana State got a 113-yard performance from Shakir Bell, but Indiana prevailed 73-35.
Purdue lost its last outing, a 42-7 result against Cincinnati on August 31. Purdue failed to cover in that game as a 10-point underdog, while the 49 combined points took the game UNDER the total. Purdue didn’t make much of a game of it last time out, losing to the Bearcats as Cincinnati blasted them 42-7 in Week 1 action.
Purdue Boilermakers Trends:
When playing in September are 7-3
When playing on grass are 4-6
After being outgained are 4-6
When playing outside the conference are 5-5
A few Sycamores at Boilermakers trends to consider:
Indiana State is 1-16 SU in its last 17 games
Indiana State is 1-16 SU in its last 17 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Purdue's last 6 games at home
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Purdue's last 12 games
Purdue is 8-4 SU in its last 12 games at home
Purdue is 3-7 SU in its last 10 games
Purdue home to Notre Dame, Saturday, September 14