English
Menu

OddsShark Top Sportsbooks

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

Purdue Boilermakers visit Ohio State Buckeyes in college basketball clash

Purdue BoilermakersOhio State Buckeyes
14-9February 08, 2014, 06:00 | Value City Arena18-5



The Ohio State Buckeyes will try to cover the spread at Value City Arena on Saturday when they get a visit from the Purdue Boilermakers in NCAA basketball action.

The Boilermakers will try to spoil to the party on Saturday; they are 7-12-1 ATS against the number this season, while the Buckeyes are 11-11 ATS. Purdue is 9-11 on the totals; Ohio State is 9-13.

View Purdue Boilermakers vs Ohio State Buckeyes Odds and Stats.

The Boilermakers were listed as 11.5-point underdogs at many online sportsbooks, including Sportsbook.ag.

It's a betting matchup between the No. 44-rated Buckeyes and the No. 153-ranked Boilermakers, according to the latest pro hoops power rankings here at Odds Shark.



In their last action, Purdue was a 77-74 winner at home against Minnesota. They earned a push of the 3-point spread as favorites. A.J. Hammons scored 20 points and helped out with 14 rebounds for Purdue on Wednesday, leading the Boilermakers to a 77-74 victory over Minnesota at Mackey Arena.

Last time out for Ohio State, they were a 76-69 winner as they battled Iowa on the road. They covered in the match as a 6-point underdog. The Buckeyes grabbed a 76-69 win over the Hawkeyes on Tuesday, behind a 17-point effort from Aaron Craft at Carver-Hawkeye Arena.

How They Match Up:
When it comes to rebounds, the visiting Boilermakers rank No. 15 in NCAA Division 1 with 40.04 per game. That compares with Ohio State’s No. 167 ranking in that category. The story is different when it comes to three-point shooting where Ohio State is college basketball's No. 96-ranked team at 6.61 per game, while the Boilermakers rate No. 173 with 5.61 per game.

A few Boilermakers at Buckeyes trends to consider:
Purdue is 1-4-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Purdue is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games
Purdue is 4-2 ATS in its last 6 games on the road
Purdue is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games on the road
Ohio State is 2-5 ATS in its last 7 games
Ohio State is 18-5 SU in its last 23 games
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of Ohio State's last 6 games
Ohio State is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games at home


Next up:
Purdue home to Indiana, Saturday, February 15th
Ohio State at Michigan, Tuesday, February 11th

Comments