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Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers 01/22/2021 Game Analysis, Spread & NCAAB Picks
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Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers 01/22/2021 – Two of the top five teams from the Big 10 Conference play are all set to battle in an important game that will take place at Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Indiana. Michigan Wolverines will hit the road in this game to square-off against Purdue Boilermakers. The Wolverines secured the top spot in the Bit 10 play with an impressive performance right from the start. Purdue Boilermakers are holding the fourth position and they are trying their best to make it to the top three. The NCAA basketball betting has never been easier with all the picks and predictions available online for bettors to place their bets on their favorite teams.
Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers 01/22/2021
The Michigan Wolverines are holding a solid 7-1 conference record. Overall, the Wolverines are holding a 12-1 record on the season. Michigan lost their only game to Minnesota Golden Gophers with a final score of 75-57. The Wolverines rebounded well in their last game against Maryland Terrapins after scoring 87 and restricting them to just 63. The Michigan Wolverines are holding the seventh rank in the country and their offense is touching close to 81 points per game on average. From the three-point radar, Michigan turned out to be impressive once again as they converted close to 52 percent of their shooting.
Players to watch: H. Dickinson C (GP 13 MIN 25.5 PTS 15.7 REB 7.5 AST 0.9 STL 0.3 BLK 1.5 TO 1.8 FG% 70.3 FT% 71.7 3P% 0), I. Livers F (GP 13 MIN 30.6 PTS 14.1 REB 5.7 AST 2.3 STL 0.6 BLK 0.8 TO 1.5 FG% 48.8 FT% 96.7 3P% 43.5), F. Wagner G (GP 13 MIN 29.5 PTS 12.3 REB 7.2 AST 2.9 STL 1.3 BLK 1.2 TO 1 FG% 52.2 FT% 83.9 3P% 34.1).
Purdue Boilermakers are trailing Wisconsin Badgers with a 6-3 conference record. Overall, the Boilermakers are holding an 11-5 record on the season. Purdue rebounded well from their last loss and they will enter this game riding a four-game winning streak. Purdue defeated Ohio State Buckeyes in their last game with a final score of 67-65. From the offensive end, they are touching an average of close to 72 points per game. However, they are not as good as Michigan from their three-point territory.
Players to watch: T. Williams F (GP 16 MIN 24.5 PTS 15.4 REB 9.5 AST 2.2 STL 0.6 BLK 0.6 TO 2.4 FG% 54 FT% 47.8 3P% 0), S. Stefanovic G (GP 16 MIN 31.3 PTS 11.1 REB 3.2 AST 2.4 STL 0.6 BLK 0.1 TO 1.3 FG% 46 FT% 80 3P% 45.6), E. Hunter Jr. G (GP 12 MIN 29.8 PTS 10.5 REB 2.8 AST 3.3 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 2.2 FG% 35.3 FT% 87.5 3P% 31.4).
Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Predictions
Michigan is 6-1 ATS in their last 7 games.
Purdue is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Michigan Wolverines vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Picks
Purdue Boilermakers are one of those recognized teams on the Big 10 play, but they are not as strong as Michigan Wolverines. The Boilermakers will struggle to get past Michigan’s powerful defense. The top online sportsbook has predicted Michigan to win this game and cover the spread.
Moneyline: The ML allocated for Michigan is -155 while Purdue holds an ML of +135.
Spread: The spread for the Wolverines is -2.5 (-107) and the spread for the Boilermakers is +2.5 (-107).
Totals: The total will go over 138.5 (-107) for Michigan and the same will go under for Purdue.
Score Prediction: 75-70, Wolverines win.