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Purdue Boilermakers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 1/28/2020 Odds, Predictions and Spread
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Purdue Boilermakers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 1/28/2020 – The Rutgers Scarlet Knights are undefeated at home in 14 contests and they will put that on the line when they host the Purdue Boilermakers. This game will happen at the Louis Brown Athletic Center in Piscataway, New Jersey on January 28, Tuesday. Big Ten Network will feature the game live on television at 7:00 pm Eastern Time. Sofa Score will be the site to catch the game via online live streaming. The Boilermakers are seen as the underdogs in this game by How To Bet On Basketball Games against the Scarlet Knights.
Purdue Boilermakers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights 1/28/2020
The Purdue Boilermakers avoided a losing streak after picking up a win against the Wisconsin Badgers by a 19-point margin. Isaiah Thompson was the team’s highest scorer and he finished with 14 points. Sasha Stefanovic chipped in with 12 points and Evan Boudreaux had a double-double with 10 points and 13 rebounds. Matt Haarms also had a notable night with 11 points. This game was already decided early on and it gave their core players some rest time. Expect in their next game that Trevion Williams will come out with a better game along with Eric Hunter. They need them to lead this team as if the pieces come together, they can pull the victory on the road.
Players to watch: T. Williams F (20 GP 21 MIN 11 PTS 7.5 REB 1.4 AST 0.6 STL 0.4 BLK 1.6 TO 56.6 FG% 44.6 FT% 50 3P%), E. Hunter Jr. G (20 GP 31.8 MIN 10.2 PTS 3.4 REB 2.9 AST 0.9 STL 0.1 BLK 1.9 TO 40.9 FG% 79.5 FT% 39.7 3P%), M. Haarms C (18 GP 22.6 MIN 10.1 PTS 5.2 REB 1.2 AST 0.1 STL 2.1 BLK 1.2 TO 55.2 FG% 66.7 FT% 40.9 3P%).
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights avenged their loss against the Iowa Hawkeyes during their last game against the Nebraska Cornhuskers in a tightly contested match. This team held on to a three-point victory with Akwasi Yeboah with 20 points and seven rebounds. He filled it up as Ron Harper Jr. had a bad game shooting 1-of-7 from the field. Caleb McConnell and Jacob Young each had 12 points for the team while Montez Mathis finished with 10 points. Myles Johnson almost had a double-double just controlling the paint with 9 points, 11 rebounds and five blocks. This is a good test for the Scarlet Knights with players having the maturity to step up for teammates who are struggling.
Players to watch: R. Harper Jr. G (20 GP 27.7 MIN 12.2 PTS 6 REB 1.1 AST 0.9 STL 0.8 BLK 1.4 TO 44.6 FG% 73.5 FT% 30.9 3P%), A. Yeboah F (20 GP 22.4 MIN 10 PTS 4.5 REB 0.8 AST 0.6 STL 0.4 BLK 1.2 TO 45.1 FG% 73.5 FT% 38.2 3P%), G. Baker G (17 GP 28.1 MIN 10 PTS 2.3 REB 3.7 AST 1.5 STL 0.7 BLK 1.8 TO 37.4 FG% 75.7 FT% 24.4 3P%).
Purdue Boilermakers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights Betting Predictions
Purdue is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games.
Rutgers Scarlet Knights
Rutgers is 10-1 ATS in their last 11 games.
Purdue Boilermakers vs Rutgers Scarlet Knights Betting Picks
Since this game is going to be played at the Scarlet Knights court, Top Online Sportsbook selects the home team as the safer bet. Boilermakers have this task of trying to give their opponents with their first home defeat and they should have a hard time doing that.
Moneyline: The Boilermakers are considered the underdogs in this game and given the ML of +135. Scarlet Knights are at -158.
Spread: The spread between both teams is only 2.5 points. Rutgers at -2.5 while Purdue is on the other side at +2.5.
Total: 119 points are the predicted total for this game with the Boilermakers at going over and the Scarlet Knights are under.
Score Prediction: 61-57, Scarlet Knights.