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Minnesota Golden Gophers Visit Michigan Wolverines in NCAA Basketball Betting Battle

Basketball betting fans will hope to hit paydirt on Wednesday when the Michigan Wolverines try to run the Minnesota Golden Gophers off the court at Crisler Center in college hoops action.

Opening Odds & Computer Pick

The Michigan Wolverines were listed as -16.5-point favorites at most sportsbooks tracked by Odds Shark earlier in the day. It opened first at BetOnline, where the over/under betting odds total was expected shortly.

Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Michigan Wolverines Matchup

Team Betting Records & Power Rankings

Michigan Wolverines battles the Minnesota Golden Gophers, currently sitting with a 6-12 mark (4-12 ATS). The OVER/UNDER records, always important for totals betting, are 10-5-2 for the Michigan Wolverines and 10-6 for the Minnesota Golden Gophers.

This game puts the Michigan Wolverines, most recently No. 14 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Minnesota Golden Gophers, who rate No. 274 in the latest survey.

Statistical Matchup

In the paint, the rebound battle will feature Michigan's No. 237-rated squad against Minnesota's No. 230-rated roster. And in long-range shooting, Michigan rates No. 3 in the country with 10.89 per game, while their foes tonight, the Minnesota Golden Gophers rank No. 145 nationally with 6.83 per match.

Recent Outings Betting Recap

Joey King scored 18 points in a futile effort to lead the Golden Gophers to a win (they lost 70-63 to Indiana at Williams Arena on Saturday).

Michigan got 16 points from Derrick Walton Jr. but lost anyway, 82-71, to Iowa on Sunday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

Betting Trends
  • Minnesota is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
  • Minnesota is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games
  • Minnesota is 0-5 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
  • Minnesota is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road
  • Michigan is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games
  • Michigan is 11-3 SU in its last 14 games
  • The total has gone OVER in 6 of Michigan's last 7 games
  • Michigan is 5-1 ATS in its last 6 games at home

Next Betting Matchups

Minnesota home to Illinois, Saturday, January 23rd
Michigan at Nebraska, Saturday, January 23rd