NCAAF Football - Preview
The Michigan State Spartans and the Iowa Hawkeyes will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Kinnick Stadium.
In their last action, Michigan State was a 17-13 loser on the road against Notre Dame. They earned a push of the 4-point spread as underdogs, while the combined score (30) was profitable news for UNDER bettors.
Iowa was a 23-7 winner in its last match on the road against Minnesota. They covered the 2.5-point spread as favorites, while the total score of 30 sent UNDER bettors to the payout window.
Iowa has won 4 straight games.
Michigan State: 3-1 SU, 1-2-1 ATS
Iowa: 4-1 SU, 3-2 ATS
Michigan State most recently:
When playing in October are 6-4
When playing on turf are 6-4
After outgaining opponent are 4-6
When playing within the conference are 4-6
Iowa most recently:
When playing in October are 5-5
When playing on turf are 4-6
After outgaining opponent are 7-3
When playing within the conference are 3-7
A few trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Michigan State's last 7 games
Michigan State is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Michigan State's last 5 games when playing on the road against Iowa
Michigan State is 8-1-1 ATS in its last 10 games on the road
Iowa is 6-1 SU in its last 7 games when playing at home against Michigan State
Iowa is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Iowa's last 5 games when playing Michigan State
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Iowa's last 5 games when playing at home against Michigan State
Michigan State home to Indiana, Saturday, October 12
Iowa at Ohio State, Saturday, October 19