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Illinois Fighting Illini vs. Northwestern Wildcats

The Illinois Fighting Illini and the Northwestern Wildcats will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Welsh-Ryan Arena.

Illinois lost its last outing, a 95-70 result against Wisconsin on January 8. They failed to cover in that game as a 10-point underdog.

In their last action, Northwestern was a 93-67 loser on the road against Iowa. They failed to cover the 18-point spread as underdogs.

Illinois:
Team record: 13-3 SU, 8-5-2 ATS

is 12-3 SU in its last 15 games when playing on the road against Northwestern
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing on the road against Northwestern
is 3-8 SU in its last 11 games on the road

When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Purdue are 6-4
After playing Wisconsin are 5-5
After a loss are 7-3

Northwestern:
Team record: 7-9 SU, 4-11 ATS
Current streak: lost 4 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 5 of last 7 games when playing at home against Illinois
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 15 games when playing Illinois
is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games when playing Illinois
is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games at home

When playing on Sunday are 2-8
Before playing Michigan State are 2-8
After playing Iowa are 4-6
After a loss are 2-8

Next up:
Illinois home to Purdue, Wednesday, January 15
Northwestern home to Michigan State, Wednesday, January 15