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Michigan Wolverines visit Purdue Boilermakers in NCAA College Basketball Betting

Michigan Wolverines


Purdue Boilermakers
Saturday, January 03, 2015 2:15 PM ET
Mackey Arena

The Purdue Boilermakers will hit the floor running against the away Michigan Wolverines Saturday, looking to improve their record and boost betting bankrolls by covering the point spread in the process.

Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers Opening Odds and Betting Line

On the opening NCAA basketball betting line for this matchup, Purdue sat as -4-point favorites over at 5Dimes. Also, check out the current over/under betting total for points scored, which often goes up first at online sportsbook [custom:bol-link

Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers Odds and Stats.

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

The Michigan Wolverines will look to cover the spread vs the Purdue Boilermakers on Saturday, as the Wolverines are 3-9 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Boilermakers are 7-4 ATS. Michigan is 5-6 against the total, while Purdue is 5-4 versus the total betting line.

The Odds Shark Power Rankings have the Purdue Boilermakers at No. 65 and the Michigan Wolverines at No. 75 heading into this college basketball betting matchup.

How Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers Stats Matchup

Scoring and defensive stats point to some betting edges in this matchup. The game features Purdue's No. 29-ranked scoring average of 75.93 PPG, against a Michigan Wolverines defense rated No. 96 and allowing 62.54 PPG. The Purdue Boilermakers FG% has averaged 46.25% to date this season, more than the Michigan Wolverines shooters have managed so far (42.6% per game).

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Michigan earned a 73-65 victory over Illinois on Tuesday, getting 20 points from Aubrey Dawkins at Crisler Center.

Purdue got 19 points from Kendall Stephens en route to a 72-68 victory over Minnesota on Wednesday at Mackey Arena.

Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Odds Trends

Michigan is 1-6 ATS in its last 7 games
Michigan is 18-7 SU in its last 25 games
Michigan is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games
Michigan is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Purdue is 7-2 SU in its last 9 games at home
Purdue is 4-0-1 ATS in its last 5 games when playing Michigan
Purdue is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games when playing Michigan
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Purdue's last 7 games when playing Michigan

Next Betting Matchups

Michigan at Penn State, Tuesday, January 6th
Purdue at Wisconsin, Wednesday, January 7th