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Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers 12/16/2020 NCAAB Previews, Picks & Spread
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Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers 12/16/2020 – A Big 10 Conference play is all set to take place between Ohio State Buckeyes and Purdue Boilermakers. The Buckeyes are holding an intact record this season and they are yet to taste defeat. Ohio State will hit the road in this game to square-off at Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Indiana. Purdue Boilermakers managed to win four of their six conference games this season and they are up against a strong Ohio squad. The NCAA basketball latest betting line is out and available online for this entertaining Big 10 battle.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers 12/16/2020
Ohio State Buckeyes
The Ohio State Buckeyes had the perfect start to the season with five consecutive victories. The Buckeyes defeated Cleveland State Vikings in their last game with a final score of 67-61. Ohio State is holding the 20th rank in their country. The Buckeyes are scoring an average of 80 plus points with their offense. Against Cleveland, Duane Washington Jr managed to record 17 points as he went five for 14 with his shooting attempts. The other notable player with a dozen points and 10 boards was Zed Key.
Players to watch: E.J. Liddell F (GP 4 MIN 27.3 PTS 15.5 REB 7.5 AST 1.3 STL 1.5 BLK 1.5 TO 1.3 FG% 53.7 FT% 81.8 3PT% 0), D. Washington Jr. G (GP 5 MIN 30.2 PTS 14.8 REB 2.4 AST 2.4 STL 1 BLK 0 TO 1 FG% 38.1 FT% 92.9 3PT% 38.2), J. Sueing F (GP 5 MIN 27.4 PTS 14 REB 4.4 AST 1.6 STL 1.4 BLK 0.2 TO 2.2 FG% 55.8 FT% 69.2 3PT% 40).
Purdue Boilermakers lost against Miami Florida, but they bounced back in their last game against Indiana State with a final score of 80-68. The Boilermakers are surrendering an average of close to 64 points per game. Trevor Williams had the most productive game against Indiana when he recorded a team-high of 30 points. Williams also contributed 11 rebounds in just 29 minutes of gameplay. 13 points and five assists were tossed in by Eric Hunter Jr in their success.
Players to watch: T. Williams F (GP 6 MIN 24 PTS 13.3 REB 10.3 AST 2.2 STL 0.8 BLK 0.5 TO 2.7 FG% 47.9 FT% 47.6 3PT% 0), Z. Edey C (GP 6 MIN 15.5 PTS 13.3 REB 4.3 AST 0.2 STL 0.2 BLK 0.8 TO 2.8 FG% 75 FT% 74.1 3PT% 0), S. Stefanovic G (GP 6 MIN 31.5 PTS 12 REB 2.8 AST 3.3 STL 0.2 BLK 0 TO 1.3 FG% 46.3 FT% 78.9 3PT% 52.8).
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Predictions
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Purdue is 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Picks
The best sportsbook has predicted the Buckeyes to get past the Boilermakers in this game. Purdue managed to defeat most of their opponents, but the Buckeyes are not going to be an easy team to get past.
Moneyline: +153 is the allocated moneyline for Ohio State and -167 is the allocated moneyline for Purdue.
Spread: The spread for eth Buckeyes is +3.5 (-110) and the spread for the Boilermakers is -3.5 (-110).
Totals: The total will go over 137.5 (-107) for Ohio State and the same will go under for Purdue.
Score Prediction: 70-65, Buckeyes win.