Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Ohio State Buckeyes 03/01/2022 – The Nebraska Cornhuskers are taking on the Ohio State Buckeyes in Value City Arena on Tuesday evening. The Nebraska Cornhuskers are at the bottom of the Big Ten Conference with a terrible 2-16 record and an overall record of 8-21. The Ohio State Buckeyes are in the fourth position of the same conference with an overall record of 18-8. The Buckeyes are having a pretty good win percentage this season and the March madness betting odds are expecting the Ohio State Buckeyes to win this game.
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Ohio State Buckeyes 03/01/2022
|When:||Tuesday, March 1, 7:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Value City Arena, Columbus, Ohio|
|Nebraska Cornhuskers||+15 (-107)||153.5 o (-107)||+700|
|Ohio State Buckeyes||-15 (-107)||153.5 u (-107)||-1429|
Battling the Buckeyes.
🆚: Ohio State
⌚️: 6pm CT
📍: Columbus, OH
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The Nebraska Cornhuskers have lost five out of their last six games played. As a team, the Cornhuskers are scoring an average of 75 points in every game. The lead scorer for Nebraska is Alonzo Verge Jr. who has an average of 16.4 points in every game and 5.8 boards per game. Verge is followed closely by Bryce Mcgowens with an average of 15.6 points per game. Derrick Walker and Keisei Tominaga are also contributing with 6.4 rebounds and 1.6 rebounds per game. On defense, the team is allowing 76.4 points in every game on average.
Players to watch: B. McGowens G (GP 29, MIN 33.2, PTS 16.9, REB 5.3, AST 1.5, STL 0.7, BLK 0.3, TO 2.1, FG% 40.3, FT% 83.5, 3P% 27.9), A. Verge Jr. G (GP 28, MIN 27.8, PTS 13.9, REB 4.4, AST 5.1, STL 1.6, BLK 0.3, TO 3.4, FG% 44.9, FT% 76.1, 3P% 31.9), D. Walker F (GP 29, MIN 26.2, PTS 9.2, REB 6, AST 1.5, STL 0.8, BLK 0.9, TO 1.7, FG% 67.8, FT% 72, 3P% 0).
Ohio State Buckeyes
The Ohio State Buckeyes have won three out of their last five games played. As a team, the Buckeyes are scoring an average of 75.7 points in every game. The scoring is led by EJ Liddell who has an average of 20.6 points with 7.2 boards. He is followed closely by Zed Key who has an average of 10.4 points in every game. Kyle Young and Justin Ahrens are also major contributors and the latter has an average of 3.1 rebounds in every game. On defense, Ohio State is allowing 67.5 points to be scored in every game played.
Players to watch: E.J. Liddell F (GP 26, MIN 32.6, PTS 19.3, REB 7.5, AST 2.6, STL 0.5, BLK 2.5, TO 2.3, FG% 50.1, FT% 75.3, 3P% 37.5), M. Branham G (GP 26, MIN 28.6, PTS 12.6, REB 3.7, AST 1.8, STL 0.6, BLK 0.3, TO 1.5, FG% 48.6, FT% 84.5, 3P% 44.1), K. Young F (GP 24, MIN 22.6, PTS 8.5, REB 5, AST 1.3, STL 0.5, BLK 0.5, TO 1, FG% 52.3, FT% 79.7, 3P% 33.3).
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Nebraska’s last 5 games.
Cornhuskers are 2-14 SU in their last 16 games.
Nebraska are 0-6 SU in their last 6 games against Ohio State.
Nebraska are 1-13 SU in their last 14 games on the road.
Cornhuskers are 1-7 SU in their last 8 games when playing on the road against Ohio State.
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State are 8-3 ATS in their last 11 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Ohio State’s last 7 games.
Ohio State are 14-6 SU in their last 20 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 7 of Ohio State’s last 9 games against Nebraska.
Ohio State are 12-1 SU in their last 13 games at home.
Nebraska Cornhuskers vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Picks
Summary: The Nebraska Cornhuskers are too weak and will have a tough time matching the defense of the Buckeyes. The Online Sportsbook odds are in favor of a win for the Ohio State Buckeyes in this game.
Moneyline: +700 is the ML for the Cornhuskers and -1429 is the ML for the Buckeyes.
ATS: A spread of +15 (-107) is out for Nebraska and a spread of -15 (-107) is out for Ohio State.
Totals: Look for the total to go over 153.5 (-107) for the Cornhuskers and the same to go under for the Buckeyes.
Score Prediction: 77-60 Buckeyes win.