Indiana Hoosiers vs Purdue Boilermakers 2/27/2020 Odds, Spread and Preview
Posted by: Hilbert Mayer
Indiana Hoosiers vs Purdue Boilermakers 2/27/2020 – The Purdue Boilermakers are on a four-game losing streak and they hope to stop the bleeding soon. They will have a chance to snap that skid at home when they host the Indiana Hoosiers this Thursday, February 27 at the Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Indiana. It is Fox Sports 1 that will be featuring this Big Ten Conference showdown live at 7:00 PM Eastern Time. The same feed can be seen at SofaScore for those who want to watch through an online live stream. The Hoosiers are considered the underdogs in this match according to NCAAB Point Spread Picks.
Indiana Hoosiers vs Purdue Boilermakers 2/27/2020
Indiana Hoosiers are smack in the middle of the deep Big Ten Conference with their record at 18-9. They are tied with the Michigan Wolverines and Iona Eagles and just a game behind the Wisconsin Badgers for the fourth place in the standings. A sudden burst of wins will put them in a good position and there is a lot of time to climb up that ladder before March Madness begins. On the road, this team has been bad in their home games as they only won 2 of 8 contests. Jackson-Davis provides the team with 14.1 points along with 8.1 rebounds, 1.9 steals and 1.3 blocks a night. Smith supports him with 10.7 points and 5.4 rebounds while Green does 10.6 points per game.
Players to watch: T. Jackson-Davis F (27 GP 29 MIN 14.1 PTS 8.1 REB 1.3 AST 0.7 STL 1.9 BLK 1.3 TO 58.3 FG% 69.7 FT% 0 3PT%), J. Smith F (27 GP 30.5 MIN 10.7 PTS 5.4 REB 0.9 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.7 TO 49.8 FG% 65.3 FT% 27.3 3PT%), D. Green G (24 GP 22.5 MIN 10.6 PTS 2.7 REB 2.1 AST 0.8 STL 0.2 BLK 1.8 TO 37.9 FG% 71.9 FT% 38.4 3PT%).
The Purdue Boilermakers are even in their current record with 14 wins and 14 losses. At home, this team has defended well winning 10 of their 14 games. This team is coming in this game with a four-game losing streak and to think, the Boilermakers were rolling before this by winning three-straight. For their past 10 matches, Purdue has won only four games. Williams is the best player for this team with 11.4 points, 7.7 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game. Hunter backs him up with 10 points, 3.1 rebounds and 2.7 assists while Proctor does 9.4 points, 2.1 rebounds, 1.8 assists and a steal a night.
Players to watch: T. Williams F (28 GP 21.5 MIN 11.4 PTS 7.7 REB 1.5 AST 0.6 STL 0.4 BLK 1.6 TO 53.1 FG% 45.3 FT% 33.3 3PT%), E. Hunter Jr. G (28 GP 31 MIN 10 PTS 3.1 REB 2.7 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 2 TO 41.3 FG% 76.6 FT% 37.7 3PT%), J. Proctor G (28 GP 26 MIN 9.4 PTS 2.1 REB 1.8 AST 1 STL 0.1 BLK 0.9 TO 40.5 FG% 80 FT% 32.9 3PT%).
Indiana Hoosiers vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Predictions
The total has gone UNDER in 11 of Indiana’s last 16 games.
Purdue is 4-10-1 ATS in their last 15 games.
Indiana Hoosiers vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Picks
The Purdue Boilermakers are seen as the team with the advantage since they have been doing well in their home court according to Online Betting. It will be a tough night for the Hoosiers as their opponents become tougher when playing at the Mackey Arena.
Moneyline: The ML given to the Hoosiers and Boilermakers for this game is -10000.
Spread: It is six points across the spread for both teams with the Hoosiers at +6 while the Boilermakers own -6.
Total: 131.5 is the given total for this game with the Boilermakers the team under and the Hoosiers are going over.
Score Prediction: 70-62, Boilermakers.