Iowa has shown it's the real deal this season and have won 11 of their last 12 games ahead of Sunday's contest with Illinois to earn the No. 7 national ranking in college hoops. That success has translated to the betting window as well, as the Hawkeyes are 7-4 ATS during that span.
- The Fighting Illini are 0-5-1 ATS in their last 6 games following an ATS win.
- The Hawkeyes are 3-1-1 ATS in the last 5 meetings between the schools.
- The OVER is 5-0 in the Hawkeyes last 5 Sunday games.
The Fighting Illini haven't put up much of a fight in this series, however, as Iowa has taken four out of the previous five matchups between the schools. The Hawkeyes is 15-1 in its last 16 against the Big Ten dating back to last season, with eight of those decided by double-digits.
Illinois is a team that's starting to become known for making their fans and bettors sweat. Three of the team's last four games have gone to overtime, with the Fighting Illini going 2-1 SU and ATS in that span.