Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers 2/19/2023 – An unbalanced Big 10 Conference is all set to get underway as the Ohio State Buckeyes take on the Purdue Boilermakers. The Buckeyes are sitting at the 13th position and the Boilermakers are at the top spot. Both teams will square off from the Mackey Arena in West Lafayette, Indiana. The Buckeyes were unable to do much as they struggled to make it past most of their opponents. As for the Boilermakers, they are one of the top teams that are predicted to win this season. The NCAAB betting lines are up and running and the Boilermakers are all set to win this game.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers 2/19/2023
|When:||Sunday, February 9, 1:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Mackey Arena, West Lafayette, Indiana|
|Buckeyes||+11 (-110)||139 o (-110)||+600|
|Boilers||-11 (-110)||139 u (-110)||-750|
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Ohio State Buckeyes
The Ohio State Buckeyes are coming into this game with a terrible 3-12 conference record. Overall, the Buckeyes are holding an 11-15 record on the season. The Buckeyes are coming into this game riding a miserable seven-game losing skid. Brice Sensabaugh is the leader in scoring with 16.3 points per game. Zek Key is the leader in rebounding with 7.5 boards per game. Isaac Likekele is the other notable player for the Buckeyes. Ohio State is averaging 73.7 points per game.
Players to watch: Brice Sensabaugh F (GP 26, MIN 23.6, PTS 16.3, REB 5.2, AST 1, STL 0.6, BLK 0.3, TO 2.1, FG% 48.1, FT% 81, 3P% 43.2), Justice Sueing F (GP 26, MIN 29, PTS 12.2, REB 5, AST 1.8, STL 0.7, BLK 0.3, TO 1.9, FG% 44.3, FT% 69.7, 3P% 23.2), Zed Key F (GP 25, MIN 24.9, PTS 10.8, REB 7.5, AST 0.8, STL 0.6, BLK 1, TO 1.4, FG% 54.7, FT% 65.9, 3P% 29.2).
The Purdue Boilermakers are holding a 12-4 conference record and a 23-4 overall record. Purdue is coming into this game riding a two-game losing skid. The Boilermakers dropped their last game against Maryland with a 68-54 final score. Zach Edey is the leader in scoring 22.0 points per game with 12.8 boards. Braden Smith is the leader in assists with 4.3. The Boilermakers have three players averaging in double figures and are scoring 73.2 points per game.
Players to watch: Zach Edey C (GP 26, MIN 31.6, PTS 22, REB 12.8, AST 1.5, STL 0.3, BLK 2.3, TO 2.5, FG% 62.3, FT% 74.7, 3P% 0), Fletcher Loyer G (GP 27, MIN 29.4, PTS 12, REB 1.7, AST 2.5, STL 0.6, BLK 0.1, TO 1.1, FG% 38, FT% 82.4, 3P% 33.6), Braden Smith G (GP 27, MIN 30, PTS 10.2, REB 4.4, AST 4.3, STL 1.2, BLK 0.2, TO 1.9, FG% 46.2, FT% 87.2, 3P% 41.6).
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Numbers
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State are 0-7 ATS in their last 7 games.
Buckeyes are 0-7 SU in their last 7 games.
Ohio State are 1-4 SU in their last 5 games against Purdue.
Ohio State are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games on the road.
Buckeyes are 1-5 SU in their last 6 games when playing on the road against Purdue.
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Purdue’s last 7 games.
Purdue are 16-4 SU in their last 20 games.
Purdue are 5-0 SU in their last 5 games at home.
Boilermakers are 5-1 SU in their last 6 games when playing at home against Ohio State.
Purdue are 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games played in February.
Ohio State Buckeyes vs Purdue Boilermakers Betting Picks
Defense is the key to this game and the Boilermakers have a better shot with a decent defensive unit. The latest basketball predictions are in favor of the Boilermakers to secure an easy victory against the Buckeyes.
Moneyline: +600 is the ML set for the Buckeyes in this game and the ML set for the Boilermakers is +137.
Spread: A spread of +11 (-110) is out for Buckeyes and a spread of -11 (-110) is out for the Boilermakers.
Totals: 139 o (-110) will go over for the Buckeyes and the same will go under for the Boilermakers.
Score Prediction: 78-65 Boilermakers win.