Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Purdue Boilermakers 12/4/2022 – Mackey Arena will see the Minnesota Golden Gophers locking horns with the Purdue Boilermakers on Sunday evening. The Minnesota Golden Gophers are placed 4-3 on the scoreboard after losing to the Virginia Tech Hokies in the previous matchup. The Purdue Boilermakers took on Florida State University last time out and lost the game, dropping them to 7-0 on the scoreboard. The Purdue Boilermakers are expected to win this game as expected by the latest NCAAB betting lines.
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Purdue Boilermakers 12/4/2022
|When:||Sunday, December 4, 5:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Indiana|
|Golden Gophers||+18 (-110)||128.5 o (-110)||+1400|
|Boilermakers||-18 (-110)||128.5 u (-110)||-1800|
Off to B1G action we go.
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Minnesota Golden Gophers
As a team, the Minnesota Golden Gophers are scoring an average of 62.14 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 41.71 percent this season. The Minnesota Golden offense is led by Payton Willis who is scoring 24 points in each game and is also the leader in assists with 10 helpers in each matchup this season. On defense, the Minnesota Golden Gophers are allowing their opponents to score an average of 63.14 points in each game played this season, with a field goal percentage of 39.05 percent.
Players to watch: Dawson Garcia F (GP 7, MIN 29.3, PTS 14.3, REB 6, AST 1.3, STL 0.9, BLK 0.4, TO 2, FG% 43.9, FT% 64.5, 3P% 33.3), Jamison Battle F (GP 3, MIN 35, PTS 11.3, REB 4.3, AST 1.3, STL 0, BLK 0, TO 1.3, FG% 26.2, FT% 75, 3P% 23.1), Ta’lon Cooper G (GP 7, MIN 35.3, PTS 10.4, REB 4.6, AST 7, STL 1.7, BLK 0.6, TO 3, FG% 42.1, FT% 46.9, 3P% 52.6).
The Purdue Boilermakers are putting up an average of 76.83 points in each matchup this season with a field goal percentage of 45.91 percent. The Purdue offense in this college basketball season is led by Jaden Ivey who has scored 21 points in each matchup. On the other hand, the leader in assists is Sasha Stefanovic who has put up seven helpers for the team this season. On defense, the Boilermakers are allowing their opponents to score an average of 59.50 points in each game with a field goal percentage of 37.27 percent.
Players to watch: Zach Edey C (GP 7, MIN 30.1, PTS 22.1, REB 11.4, AST 0.9, STL 0.3, BLK 2.1, TO 1.9, FG% 64.1, FT% 74, 3P% 0), Fletcher Loyer G (GP 7, MIN 27.6, PTS 11.3, REB 1.6, AST 2.3, STL 0.6, BLK 0, TO 0.9, FG% 37.1, FT% 66.7, 3P% 37.8), Braden Smith G (GP 7, MIN 28.4, PTS 10.3, REB 5.3, AST 3.7, STL 1.9, BLK 0, TO 2.4, FG% 45.5, FT% 92.3, 3P% 40).
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Numbers
Minnesota Golden Gophers
Minnesota is 3-8 ATS in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Minnesota’s last 8 games.
Minnesota is 6-14 SU in their last 20 games.
Gophers is 6-12 SU in their last 18 games against Purdue.
Minnesota is 0-10 SU in their last 10 games on the road.
Purdue is 6-13-1 ATS in their last 20 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 15 of Purdue’s last 20 games.
Purdue is 7-0 SU in their last 7 games.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Purdue’s last 6 games against Minnesota.
Purdue is 11-0 SU in their last 11 games at home.
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Picks
The Minnesota Golden Gophers are clearly the much weaker team in this pairing and will definitely struggle in this game. The Boilermakers are showing a better offense and are going to easily pry control of the matchup. The college football betting guide is expecting the Purdue Boilermakers to win this game.
Moneyline: +1400 is the ML set for the Golden Gophers in this game and the ML set for the Boilermakers is -1800
Spread: A spread of +18 (-110) is out for Golden Gophers and a spread of -18 (-110) is out for the Boilermakers.
Totals: 128.5 o (-110) will go over for the Golden Gophers and the same will go under for the Boilermakers.
Score Prediction: 73-68 Boilermakers win.