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|Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Illinois Fighting Illini|
The Penn State Nittany Lions and the Illinois Fighting Illini will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at University of Illinois Assembly Hall. Penn State was a 79-71 loser in its last match on the road against Michigan. They covered the 22.5-point spread as underdogs. Last time out for Illinois, they were a 62-41 winner as they battled Northwestern on the road. They covered in the match as a 3.5-point favorite. Penn State:
Team record: 8-17 SU, 10-11 ATS
Current streak: lost 13 straight games.
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games when playing on the road against Illinois
When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Team record: 19-8 SU, 12-12 ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.
is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Penn State home to Michigan, Wednesday, February 27
Illinois at Michigan, Sunday, February 24