Purdue Boilermakers vs Penn State Nittany Lions 02/26/2021 NCAAB Predictions, Spread & Previews
Purdue Boilermakers vs Penn State Nittany Lions 02/26/2021 – An unbalanced Big 10 Conference play is all set to get underway as Purdue Boilermakers take on Penn State Nittany Lions from Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pennsylvania. The Boilermakers will enter this game holding the fifth spot in the Big 10 play. Purdue is currently riding a two-game winning streak. As for the Lions, they will enter this game holding the 12th position in the Big 10 play. Penn State is beyond the average mark and they need to work on their overall performance if they want to get past opponents. The sports betting sites have predicted a winner for this anticipated game based on the latest betting trends.
Purdue Boilermakers vs Penn State Nittany Lions 02/26/2021
|When:||Friday, February 26, 7:00 PM ET|
|Where:||Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pennsylvania|
Your Nittany Lions played at Purdue in the first game back in mid-January & since the restart, 9 games have been decided by 8 points or less. The two teams meet for second time Fri., Feb. 26 at 7 pm on @FS1. 📰 Preview, notes & stats: https://t.co/5s5Y6La2C3 🔵🦁⚪
— Penn State Men’s Basketball (@PennStateMBB) February 26, 2021
Purdue Boilermakers won 10 of their 16 conference games and they are 15-8 with their overall play. The Boilermakers are trailing Iowa Hawkeyes in the fourth place and they enter this game riding a two-game winning streak. In their last game against Nebraska, Purdue Boilermakers tossed in 75 points while their powerful defense restricted Nebraska to just 58. Trevion Williams is the leader in scoring with an average of 16 points and nine boards per game. When it comes to assists, Eric Hunter is the leader with 3.2 per game.
Players to watch: T. Williams F (GP 23 MIN 25 PTS 16 REB 9.1 AST 2 STL 0.6 BLK 0.6 TO 2.3 FG% 52.6 FT% 50.5), E. Hunter Jr. G (GP 19 MIN 31.1 PTS 9.8 REB 2.5 AST 3.2 STL 1.2 BLK 0.1 TO 1.9 FG% 38.9 FT% 90.2), S. Stefanovic G (GP 20 MIN 29.2 PTS 9.8 REB 2.8 AST 2.2 STL 0.7 BLK 0.1 TO 1.1 FG% 42.7 FT% 82.6).
Penn State Nittany Lions
The Lions are too weak as they won just five of their 16 conference games. Overall, Penn State is holding an 8-12 record on the season. Penn State is trailing Minnesota Golden Gophers and they are ahead of Northwestern Wildcats. In their last outing, they managed to take out Nebraska Cornhuskers with a final score of 86-83. The leader in scoring is Myreon Jones with an average of close to 16 points per game. When it comes to rebounds, John Harrar is the leader with close to eight boards per game.
Players to watch: M. Jones G GP 20 MIN 30.6 PTS 15.6 REB 2.7 AST 1.9 STL 1.4 BLK 0.1 TO 1.3 FG% 39.8 FT% 78.3, I. Brockington G GP 20 MIN 30.8 PTS 13.4 REB 4.7 AST 2 STL 1 BLK 0.3 TO 1.7 FG% 43.6 FT% 82.3, S. Lundy F GP 20 MIN 24.2 PTS 10.1 REB 3.8 AST 0.8 STL 0.7 BLK 0.7 TO 1.4 FG% 37 FT% 82.5.
Purdue Boilermakers vs Penn State Nittany Lions Betting Predictions
Purdue is 8-2-1 ATS in their last 11 games.
Boilermakers are 8-3 SU in their last 11 games.
Purdue is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games against Penn State.
Purdue is 10-1 SU in their last 11 games against Penn State.
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of Purdue’s last 7 games on the road.
Penn State Nittany Lions
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Penn State’s last 7 games.
Penn State is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone OVER in 6 of Penn State’s last 6 games against Purdue.
Penn State is 4-9 ATS in their last 13 games at home.
Penn State is 1-4 SU in their last 5 games when playing at home against Purdue.
Purdue Boilermakers vs Penn State Nittany Lions Betting Picks
The college basketball betting odds are in favor of the Boilermakers to win this game against Penn State. Purdue has a strong defense that is surrendering close to just 67 points per game. The Boilermakers are touching an average of close to 71 points per game with their scoring offense.
Moneyline: The ML set for Purdue in this game is -117 and the ML set for the Lions is -103.
Spread: A spread of -1 (-110) is out for the Boilermaker and a spread of +1 (-110) is out for the Lions.
Totals: Look for the total to go over 140 (-110) for Purdue and the same to go under for Penn State.
Score Prediction: 75-62, Boilermakers win.