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Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Purdue Boilermakers

The Penn State Nittany Lions and the Purdue Boilermakers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Mackey Arena.

Penn State was an 80-67 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Michigan. They failed to cover the 11-point spread as underdogs.

In their last action, Purdue was a 66-58 winner on the road against Illinois. They covered the 6-point spread as underdogs.

Penn State:
Team record: 9-9 SU, 8-7 ATS
Current streak: lost 5 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 8 of last 10 games when playing on the road against Purdue
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Purdue

When playing on Saturday are 5-5
Before playing Nebraska are 0-4
After playing Michigan are 1-9
After a loss are 4-6

Purdue:
Team record: 12-5 SU, 6-8 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Penn State
is 10-1 SU in its last 11 games at home
is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games when playing Penn State
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games when playing Penn State

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Northwestern are 5-5
After playing Illinois are 5-5
After a win are 7-3

Next up:
Penn State home to Nebraska, Thursday, January 23
Purdue at Northwestern, Tuesday, January 21