Ohio State Buckeyes vs Indiana Hoosiers 01/06/2022 College Basketball Preview, Spread and Game Analysis
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Indiana Hoosiers 01/06/2022 – Big 10 Conference play will take place at the Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall in Bloomington, Indiana as the Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Indiana Hoosiers in an anticipated game. The basketball betting picks today have been in favor of the Buckeyes in the past few games, especially after winning their last five. The Buckeyes are second on the table and the Hoosiers remain at the 10th position. Indiana will enter this game with a loss but they are stronger than the Buckeyes with their defensive unit.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Indiana Hoosiers 01/06/2022
|When:||Thursday, January 6, 7:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Simon Skjodt Assembly Hall, Bloomington, Indiana|
|Ohio State Buckeyes||+1 (-110)||138 o (-110)||+115|
|Indiana Hoosiers||-1 (-110)||138 u (-110)||-154|
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Ohio State Buckeyes
The Ohio State Buckeyes are holding a solid 9-2 overall record and are 3-0 in their conference play. The Buckeyes are behind the Michigan State Spartans at the top and are ahead of the Illinois Fighting Illini. In their last game against Nebraska, they tossed in 87 and gave up only 79 in return. The Buckeyes have scored 76.7 points per game on average and are giving up 68.5 to opponents. When it comes to rebounds, they are closing in at 36.7 boards per game and are touching 15.4 assists on average. E.J. Liddell and Jamari Wheeler were the bright spots for the Buckeyes.
Players to watch: E.J. Liddell F (GP 11, MIN 30.5, PTS 19.6, REB 7.3, AST 2.9, STL 0.5, BLK 3, TO 3.2, FG% 51.8, FT% 72.8, 3P% 33.3), Z. Key F (GP 11, MIN 23.7, PTS 10.1, REB 6.2, AST 0.8, STL 0, BLK 0.9, TO 0.9, FG% 61.5, FT% 57.7, 3P% 0), K. Young F (GP 9, MIN 21.8, PTS 10, REB 6.7, AST 1.2, STL 0.6, BLK 0.6, TO 0.9, FG% 60.4, FT% 85.2, 3P% 47.4).
The Indiana Hoosiers are 10-3 with their overall record and are holding a 1-2 conference record. Indiana dropped their last game against the Penn State Nittany Lions with a final score of 61-58. Indiana’s offense is scoring 75.7 points per game and is giving up only 61.6 points to opponents. The Hoosiers are averaging 40.6 rebounds per game and are closing in on 15.8 assists. Trayce Jackson-Davis is the leader with 19.3 points while Xavier Johnson is the other notable player on the team.
Players to watch: T. Jackson-Davis F (GP 13, MIN 32.1, PTS 19.3, REB 8.2, AST 1.9, STL 0.7, BLK 3.1, TO 1.8, FG% 59.9, FT% 67.9, 3P% 0), R. Thompson F (GP 13, MIN 26.8, PTS 10.8, REB 8, AST 2, STL 1.3, BLK 0.8, TO 1.6, FG% 59.8, FT% 60, 3P% 16.7), X. Johnson G (GP 13, MIN 24, PTS 10, REB 3.8, AST 4.2, STL 1.1, BLK 0.1, TO 2.3, FG% 44.2, FT% 69.8, 3P% 36).
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Indiana Hoosiers Betting Predictions
Ohio State Buckeyes
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Ohio State’s last 10 games.
Buckeyes are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games.
Ohio State are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games against Indiana.
Ohio State are 6-1 SU in their last 7 games against Indiana.
The total has gone OVER in 8 of Ohio State’s last 10 games on the road.
Indiana are 7-3 ATS in their last 10 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 13 of Indiana’s last 17 games.
Hoosiers are 10-3 SU in their last 13 games.
Indiana are 6-0 ATS in their last 6 games at home.
Indiana are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games when playing at home against Ohio State.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Indiana Hoosiers Betting Picks
Summary: Indiana is just one game behind the Buckeyes and they have a stronger defensive and rebounding performance. The top basketball betting websites have predicted the Hoosiers to win this game and cover the spread.
Moneyline: The ML for the Buckeyes is +115 and the ML for the Hoosiers is -154.
ATS: A spread of +1 (-110) is out for Ohio and a spread of -1 (-110) is out for Indiana.
Totals: Over 138 (-110) is out for the Buckeyes and under 138 (-110) is out for the Hoosiers.
Score Prediction: 72-68, Hoosiers win.