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Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Penn State Nittany Lions 01/21/2021 Spread, Odds & NCAAB Previews

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Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Penn State Nittany Lions 01-21-2021 Spread Odds & NCAAB Previews

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Penn State Nittany Lions 01/21/2021 – On Thursday, yet another Big 10 Conference play is all set to get underway as Rutgers Scarlet Knights take on Penn State Nittany Lions from Bryce Jordan Center in University Park, Pennsylvania. Rutgers Scarlet Knights will enter this game with a terrible four-game losing streak. The Knights are sitting at the ninth spot and they have a long way to make up for their loss. As for the Lions, they seem no better as they are at bottom of the Big 10 play in the 14th position. Penn State will enter this game with a five-game losing streak. The NCAA basketball odds have a predicted winner based on the trends and previous performance of both teams.

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Penn State Nittany Lions 01/21/2021

When: Thursday, January 21, 7:00 PM ET
Where: Bryce Jordan Center, University Park, Pennsylvania
TV: BTN
Stream: Sofascore

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Penn State Nittany Lions 01/21/2021

Team SP/RL TOTAL ML
Rutgers Scarlet Knights +1 (-110) 143 o (-110) +100
Penn State Nittany Lions -1 (-110) 143 u (-110) -114
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Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Rutgers Scarlet Knights dropped five of their eight conference games and are 7-5 with their overall play. The Knights are trailing Indiana and are ahead of the Wildcats. In their last game, they lost against Wisconsin Badgers with a final score of 60-54. Rutgers will try to make use of this opportunity to get past the Lions. Rutgers is touching an average of close to 74 points per game with their scoring offense. In their last three games, the Knights have struggled to get those extra points as they averaged close to just 56 per game.

Players to watch: R. Harper Jr. G (GP 11 MIN 33 PTS 18.6 REB 6.3 AST 2 STL 0.8 BLK 0.5 TO 0.5 FG% 48.8 FT% 58.6 3P% 42.3), J. Young G (GP 12 MIN 32.8 PTS 15.8 REB 2.2 AST 4.4 STL 2.3 BLK 0 TO 2.9 FG% 48.4 FT% 71.4 3P% 38.7), M. Mathis G (GP 12 MIN 29 PTS 12.5 REB 4.1 AST 1.5 STL 0.8 BLK 0.4 TO 1.3 FG% 43.8 FT% 48.7 3P% 40.5).

Penn State Nittany Lions

Penn State Nittany Lions are currently the worst team in the Big 10 play as they are yet to win their first conference game. The Nittany Lions are holding a 0-5 conference record and are 3-6 with their overall play. In their last game, Penn State declined against Illinois Fighting Illini with a final score of 79-65. The Lions have one of the worst defensive units in the nation and they are surrendering 77 points to opponents.

Players to watch: M. Jones G (GP 9 MIN 30 PTS 15.9 REB 2.7 AST 2.2 STL 1.6 BLK 0.1 TO 1.1 FG% 40.2 FT% 84.6 3P% 40.4), Brockington G (GP 9 MIN 28 PTS 13.8 REB 5.1 AST 1.4 STL 1 BLK 0.3 TO 1.3 FG% 44.1 FT% 77.3 3P% 40.9), S. Lundy F (GP 9 MIN 26.4 PTS 12 REB 3.7 AST 0.4 STL 0.6 BLK 0.9 TO 1.4 FG% 40.7 FT% 90.5 3P% 34.1).

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Penn State Nittany Lions Betting Predictions

Trends

Rutgers Scarlet Knights

Rutgers is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
The total has gone OVER in 13 of Rutgers’ last 20 games.
Rutgers is 1-5 SU in their last 6 games.
Scarlet Knights are 5-1 ATS in their last 6 games against Penn State.
Rutgers is 3-6 SU in their last 9 games against Penn State.

Penn State Nittany Lions

Penn State is 4-11 ATS in their last 15 games.
Nittany Lions are 0-5 SU in their last 5 games.
The total has gone UNDER in 5 of Penn State’s last 5 games against Rutgers.
Penn State is 1-6 ATS in their last 7 games at home.
Penn State is 2-5 ATS in their last 7 games when playing at home against Rutgers.

Rutgers Scarlet Knights vs Penn State Nittany Lions Betting Picks

There is no doubt that the NCAA basketball betting lines are in favor of Rutgers to win this game and cover the spread. The Knights will make use of their opportunity to break their four-game losing streak. Back the Knights to secure a victory here.

Moneyline: The ML that is allocated for Rutgers is +100 while -114 is the ML for Penn State.

Spread: +1 (-110) is the spread set for the Knights and -1 (-110) is the spread set for the Lions.

Totals: The total is all set to go over 143 (-110) for Rutgers and the same will go under for the Lions.

Score Prediction: 78-72, Knights win.