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Purdue Boilermakers vs Ohio State Buckeyes 3/12/2020 Picks, Predictions and Preview
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Purdue Boilermakers vs Ohio State Buckeyes 3/12/2020 – The Big 10 Conference has always been exciting with several teams playing hard to get past their opponents. One such interesting game between Purdue Boilermakers and Ohio State Buckeyes is all set to take place at Bankers Life Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana. Online sportsbooks are already out with their analysis and prediction of this entertaining match. Purdue seems to be a lesser average team in their league as they are one of those bottom five teams. Ohio State Buckeyes are doing much better as they are one of those top five teams in the Big 10.
Purdue Boilermakers vs Ohio State Buckeyes 3/12/2020
Purdue Boilermakers have a long way to reach the top and they need to act soon with every game that comes their way. The Boilermakers have won just 9 of their 20 conference games and they are 16-15 with their overall record. Purdue lost against Rutgers Scarlet Knights in their last game with a final score of 71-68. From the shooting end, the Boilermakers are touching close to an average 69 points per game and they are surrendering close to 63 points to opponents.
Players to watch: T. Williams F (31 GP 21.5 MIN 11.5 PTS 7.6 REB 1.5 AST 0.6 STL 0.4 BLK 1.6 TO 51.5 FG% 47.9 FT% 33.3 3PT%), E. Hunter Jr. G (31 GP 31.5 MIN 10.6 PTS 3.3 REB 2.6 AST 1 STL 0.1 BLK 2 TO 41.5 FG% 76.1 FT% 35.5 3PT%), S. Stefanovic G (30 GP 26.4 MIN 9.1 PTS 2.4 REB 1.7 AST 1 STL 0.3 BLK 1.4 TO 38.5 FG% 81.6 FT% 38.3 3PT%).
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State Buckeyes are holding an overall record of 21-10 and they are 11-9 in conference play. The Buckeyes have been a threat to their opponents and they are just two games behind Illinois Fighting Illini in the fourth spot. However, their last game against Michigan State did not go well and they were forced to settle with a final score of 80-69. Ohio’s shooting squad is touching an average of close to 73 points per game, while their decent defense is surrendering close to 63 points to opponents.
Players to watch: K. Wesson F (31 GP 29.5 MIN 14 PTS 9.3 REB 1.9 AST 0.7 STL 1 BLK 2.5 TO 44.4 FG% 73.1 FT% 42.5 3PT%), D. Washington Jr. G (28 GP 24.9 MIN 11.5 PTS 2.8 REB 1.4 AST 0.4 STL 0.1 BLK 1.3 TO 40.3 FG% 83.3 FT% 39.3 3PT%), A. Wesson F (29 GP 30.9 MIN 9.2 PTS 3.9 REB 1.9 AST 0.3 STL 0.4 BLK 1.5 TO 46.2 FG% 80 FT% 42.2 3PT%).
Purdue Boilermakers vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Predictions
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Purdue’s last 5 games.
Ohio State Buckeyes
Ohio State is 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games.
Purdue Boilermakers vs Ohio State Buckeyes Betting Picks
There is no doubt that the Buckeyes will do well against Purdue in this game. Their balanced and potential team will get past the defensive unit of Purdue with ease. The best sportsbooks have predicted the Buckeyes to win this game and cover the spread.
Moneyline: Purdue Boilermakers +105, Ohio State Buckeyes -125.
ATS: Purdue Boilermakers have a spread of +1 and Ohio State Buckeyes have a spread of -1.
Totals: The total is all set to go over 128.5 for Purdue and under 128.5 for the Buckeyes.
Score Prediction: 72-68, Ohio State Buckeyes.