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Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Wisconsin Badgers 12/19/2020 NCAAF Tips, Results & Predictions
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Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Wisconsin Badgers 12/19/2020 – While several teams battle for a Championship title, Minnesota Golden Gophers and Wisconsin Badgers will clash in a Big 10 Conference play. The Golden Gophers secured the third spot in the Big 10 West. As for the Badgers, they are sitting in the fourth spot. Both teams are way beyond Iowa Hawkeyes and Northwestern Wildcats in the top two spots. The college football lines have been on and off for the Gophers and the Badgers. This is all set to be an interesting and final conference game for both teams.
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Wisconsin Badgers 12/19/2020
Minnesota Golden Gophers
Minnesota Golden Gophers split their six conference and overall games. The Golden Gophers were unbalanced with their offensive and defensive unit. Minnesota can only hope for a better season next year. In their last outing, they defeated Nebraska Cornhuskers with a final score of 24-17. The Gophers are weak with their offense as they are touching just 29 points on average. From the defensive end, they are surrendering close to 32 points to opponents. Their offense is averaging at 402 yards per game and they need to win the Badgers to remain at the third spot.
Players to watch: T. Morgan QB (CMP 93 ATT 158 YDS 1214 CMP% 58.9 AVG 7.7 LNG 45 TD 5 INT 4 SACK 11 SYL -78 RTG 128.8), M. Ibrahim RB (ATT 175 YDS 925 AVG 5.3 LNG 53 TD 15), C. Wiley RB (ATT 26 YDS 174 AVG 6.7 LNG 61 TD 1), R. Bateman WR (REC 36 YDS 472 AVG 13.1 LNG 39 TD 2).
Wisconsin Badgers have been a disappointment this season with their overall performance. The Badgers dropped three of their five conference games and are 2-3 with their overall play. Wisconsin is coming off a terrible defeat against Iowa Hawkeyes in their last outing. The Badgers scored just seven and gave up 28 in return. Wisconsin is touching close to 23 points per game on average and their biggest strength is their defense. The Badgers are surrendering close to just 16 points to opponents.
Players to watch: G. Mertz QB (CMP 95 ATT 156 YDS 976 CMP% 60.9 AVG 6.3 LNG 53 TD 8 INT 5 SACK 11 SYL -71 RTG 124), J. Berger RB (ATT 45 YDS 267 AVG 5.9 LNG 23 TD 1), N. Watson RB (ATT 53 YDS 191 AVG 3.6 LNG 18 TD 3), J. Ferguson TE (REC 26 YDS 249 AVG 9.6 LNG 34 TD 4).
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Wisconsin Badgers Betting Numbers
Minnesota Golden Gophers
The total has gone OVER in 9 of Minnesota’s last 13 games.
Wisconsin is 2-4 ATS in their last 6 games.
Minnesota Golden Gophers vs Wisconsin Badgers Betting Picks
There is no doubt that Wisconsin has a better defensive unit than Minnesota and that will help them to get past their squad. The college football betting odds are in favor of the Badgers to win and cover with a score of 21-16.