English
Menu

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

*Terms and Conditions apply to all bonus offers on this website. Please visit operator for details.

Minnesota Golden Gophers home to Iowa Hawkeyes in NCAA Basketball betting action

Iowa HawkeyesMinnesota Golden Gophers
Feb 3, 1:00 PM | Williams Arena

Iowa Hawkeyes vs Minnesota Golden Gophers Odds

14-7TEAM RECORD16-5

Minnesota will look to improve on its 16-5 record on Sunday when they host Iowa in NCAA basketball odds action at Williams Arena.

Minnesota will face the 14-7 Hawkeyes, who own a 10-7 ATS mark on the season. In totals betting, the Golden Gophers are 9-7 favoring the UNDER so far this season while the Hawkeyes are 7-10 favoring the OVER.

View Iowa vs Minnesota Odds and Stats.

Betting Line:
Sportsbooks (including Bovada) had the Golden Gophers installed as 9.5-point favorites in this particular matchup earlier in the day. Also, watch for the opening over-under value at TopBet.

Power Rankings / Prediction:
The Power Rankings at Odds Shark show No. 30-rated Iowa taking on the No. 5-rated Golden Gophers in this contest. The scores prediction computer here indicates a possible 80-77 win for the Golden Gophers on Sunday.

How They Match Up:
Rating these schools in several key categories is important for handicappers and Minnesota has the nation's No. 50-rated offensive output, at 73.7 PPG. The visiting Hawkeyes defense ranks No. 114 allowing on average 63.9 PPG. The Golden Gophers FG% has averaged 46.3% so far, more than the Hawkeyes marksmen have achieved on the year, 43% per game.

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Iowa owns the country's No. 221-rated mark, allowing 72 points per game on the highway. Minnesota, on the other hand, rates No. 70 in scoring at home.

Iowa was a 76-67 winner in its last match at home against Penn State. They failed to cover the 13-point spread as favorites. Aaron White went off for 27 points and added 5 rebounds, leading Iowa over Penn State, 76-67, on Thursday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

In their last action, Minnesota was an 84-65 winner at home against Nebraska. They covered the 17.5-point spread as favorites. Minnesota earned an 84-65 victory over Nebraska on Tuesday, getting 23 points from Rodney Williams at Williams Arena.

Iowa Hawkeyes Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 6-4
Before playing Wisconsin are 7-3
After playing Penn State are 2-8
After a win are 7-3

Minnesota Golden Gophers Trends:
When playing on Sunday are 7-3
Before playing Michigan State are 6-4
After playing Nebraska are 6-4
After a win are 9-1

A few Hawkeyes at Golden Gophers trends to consider:
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Iowa's last 6 games on the road
Iowa is 4-9 ATS in its last 13 games on the road
Iowa is 2-5 SU in its last 7 games when playing on the road against Minnesota
Iowa is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Minnesota is 9-1 SU in its last 10 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Minnesota's last 5 games when playing Iowa
Minnesota is 16-5 SU in its last 21 games
Minnesota is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games when playing Iowa

Next up:
Iowa at Wisconsin, Wednesday, February 6
Minnesota at Michigan State, Wednesday, February 6

Comments