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The fans at Breslin Center will be treated to a game between the Iowa Hawkeyes and the Michigan State Spartans when they take their seats on Thursday.

Iowa was an 83-76 winner in its last match at home against Purdue. They failed to cover the 15-point spread as favorites.

Michigan State lost its last outing, a 53-46 result against Illinois on March 1. They failed to cover in that game as a 13-point favorite.

Iowa:
Team record: 20-9 SU, 15-12 ATS

The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 5 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 10 of last 14 games when playing on the road against Michigan State
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing on the road against Michigan State

When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Illinois are 2-8
After playing Purdue are 4-6
After a win are 4-6

Michigan State:
Team record: 22-7 SU, 15-12-1 ATS
Current streak: lost 2 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing Iowa
is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games when playing at home against Iowa
is 18-4 SU in its last 22 games at home
is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games

When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Ohio State are 8-2
After playing Illinois are 6-4
After a loss are 7-3

Next up:
Iowa home to Illinois, Saturday, March 8
Michigan State at Ohio State, Sunday, March 9