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Wisconsin Badgers home to Nittany Lions in NCAAB betting action

Penn State Nittany LionsWisconsin Badgers
March 11, 8:50 PM | Conseco Fieldhouse

Penn State Nittany Lions vs Wisconsin Badgers Odds

17-13TEAM RECORD23-7

The Wisconsin Badgers will look to boost their win total and cover the spread when they tip off against the Penn State Nittany Lions at Conseco Fieldhouse on Friday in NCAAB play.

The Big Ten Tournament battle is part of the annual season-ending league tournament. The winner gets an automatic berth in the Madness, while all teams are trying to prove they deserve a spot. The game is being played at Conseco Fieldhouse, which makes it technically a neutral site match.

This season, the Badgers are 23-7 overall and 15-11 ATS ATS, while the Nittany Lions are 17-13 and 15-11 ATS against the number. As for the totals, Wisconsin boasts a 14-10-2 on the OU, and Penn State is 12-13.

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Power Rankings / Prediction:
This game puts the Badgers, most recently No. 108 in the Odds Shark power rankings, up against the Nittany Lions, who rate No. 236 in the latest survey. Meanwhile, math and computer-based handicapping simulations run on this game predict a potential 74-65 victory for the Badgers.

How They Match Up:
Offensively, the game matches up Wisconsin's No. 155 nationally ranked offense (69.4 points per game) against a Nittany Lions defense that sits as the No. 57 at 63.6 PPG. The Badgers have been averaging 45% from the field, more than the Nittany Lions have managed so far this season (44.2% on average).

Comparing how these foes stack up statistically, Penn State owns the country's No. 149-rated mark, allowing 69.5 points per game on the highway. Wisconsin, on the other hand, rates No. 126 in scoring at home.

Penn State won its last outing, a 61-55 result against Indiana on March 10. They covered in that game as a 5-point favorite.

Wisconsin was a 93-65 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Ohio State. They failed to cover the 8–point spread as underdogs. Wisconsin was run off the court by the Buckeyes on Sunday as Ohio State routed them 93-65 at Value City Arena.

Penn State Nittany Lions Trends:
When playing on Friday are 2-8
After playing Indiana are 3-7
After a win are 4-6

Wisconsin Badgers Trends:
When playing on Friday are 6-4
After playing Ohio State are 8-2
After a loss are 10-0

A few Nittany Lions at Badgers trends to consider:
Wisconsin is 13-1 SU in its last 14 games when playing Penn State
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Wisconsin's last 7 games
Wisconsin is 4-1 SU in its last 5 games
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Wisconsin's last 7 games when playing Penn State