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Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Illinois Fighting Illini

The Iowa Hawkeyes and the Illinois Fighting Illini face off on Saturday as they finish their Big Ten college basketball regular season. The Hawkeyes are -1-.5 point favorites over the Fighting Illini. The Iowa Hawkeyes have lost four of their last five games as they are stumbling towards the post season. Iowa is 9-8 in the Big Ten and 13-3 at home this season. Roy Devyn Marble is averaging 17.3 points per game to lead the Hawkeyes. Aaron White is averaging 13.3 points and 6.7 rebounds, Mike Gessell is averaging 8.2 points, and Melsahn Basabe is averaging 7.7 points and 5.8 rebounds. Iowa is averaging 83.3 points and they are shooting 47 percent while defensively they are allowing 70.3 points and their opponents are shooting 41 percent. Iowa is ranked 24th in the nation but it is unlikely they will hold onto that spot whether they win or lose. The Read More

Minnesota Golden Gophers vs. Iowa Hawkeyes

The Minnesota Golden Gophers and the Iowa Hawkeyes face off on Tuesday at Williams Arena in Big Ten college basketball. The Hawkeyes are -3 point favorites over the Golden Gophers with an over/under point total set at 145. The Minnesota Golden Gophers have lost three of their last four games as they have watched any NCAA Tournament hopes they had slip away from them. Minnesota is 6-9 in the Big Ten, 13-3 at home this season, and 2-6 against teams ranked in the top 25. Andre Hollins is averaging 14.8 points per game to lead the Gophers. Deandre Mathieu is averaging 11.6 points, Austin Hollins is averaging 10.9 points and 5.8 rebounds, and Malik Smith is averaging 9.1 points. Minnesota is averaging 71.4 points and they are shooting 44.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.2 points and their opponents are shooting 42.1 percent. Minnesota is 4-3 in Big Ten Read More

Indiana Hoosiers vs. Iowa Hawkeyes

The Indiana Hoosiers and the Iowa Hawkeyes face off on Tuesday at Assembly Hall in a Big Ten college basketball battle. The Hawkeyes are -3.5 point favorites over the Hoosiers. The Indiana Hoosiers have lost their last three games and four of their last five to play their way out of contention for a spot in the NCAA Tournament. Indiana is 12-3 at home, 4-8 in the Big Ten, and 2-4 against teams ranked in the top 25. Kevin Yogi Ferrell leads the Hoosiers averaging 17.9 points per game. Noah Vonleh is averaging 11.6 points and 9.5 rebounds, Will Sheehy is averaging 10.1 points, and Troy Williams and Jeremy Hollowell are averaging 6.7 points each. Indiana is averaging 73.4 points and they are shooting 44.6 percent and defensively they allow 66.8 points and their opponents are shooting 40.5 percent. Indiana is going to need a strong finish just to get Read More

Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Iowa Hawkeyes and the Ohio State Buckeyes face off on Tuesday at Carver-Hawkeye Arena in Big Ten college basketball. The Hawkeyes are -6 point favorites over the Buckeyes. The Iowa Hawkeyes have win two of their last three games and are ranked 13th in the nation. Iowa is 6-3 in Big Ten play and in third place in the conference standings. Roy Devyn Marble leads the Hawkeyes averaging 16.3 points per game. Aaron White is averaging 13.5 points and 6.5 rebounds, Jarrod Uthoff is averaging 8.8 points and .2 rebounds, and Melsahn Basabe is averaging 8.0 points and 6.5 rebounds. Iowa is averaging 84.3 points and they are shooting 47.3 percent while defensively they are allowing 66.7 points and their opponents are shooting 38.1 percent. Iowa is 11-1 at home this season and they have played the 63rd ranked schedule in the nation. The Ohio State Buckeyes have won Read More

Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Illinois Fighting Illini

The Iowa Hawkeyes and the Illinois Fighting Illini face off on Tuesday in a Big Ten college basketball match up. The Hawkeyes are -3.5 point favorites over the Fighting Illini with an over/under point total set at 136. The Iowa Hawkeyes have lost two of their last three games and while they should have a post season it more than likely won’t be in the NCAA Tournament. Iowa is 7-9 in the Big 10, 14-2 at home, and they have a RPI of 86. As a team Iowa is averaging 70.9 points, 15.1 assists, and they are shooting 42 percent while defensively they are allowing 63.5 points, 11.6 assists, and their opponents are shooting 39.1 percent. Roy Devyn Marble is averaging 14.2 points, Aaron White is averaging 13.7 points and 6.2 rebounds, and Mike Gesell is averaging 9.0 points. Iowa has had their chances but the loss to Nebraska where Read More

Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Ohio St. Buckeyes

The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Iowa Hawkeyes face off on Tuesday in Columbus in Big Ten college basketball. The Buckeyes are -12 point favorites over the Buckeyes with an over/under point total set at 136. The Ohio State Buckeyes fought gamely at Michigan State on Saturday but in the end they couldn’t get it done falling to the Spartans and in the process taking their second Big Ten loss of the year. Ohio State is 10-1 at home this season and 3-2 in Big 10 play while playing the 30th ranked schedule in the nation. As a team Ohio State is averaging 73.5 points, 14.9 assists, and they are shooting 45.8 percent while defensively they are allowing 57.9 points, 8.9 assists, and their opponents are shooting 38.3 percent. Deshaun Thomas is averaging 20.8 points and 6.6 rebounds, Lenzelle Smith Jr. is averaging 10.1 points and 5.6 rebounds, and Aaron Read More

Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Iowa Hawkeyes

The Nebraska Cornhuskers play their final home game of the season as they host the Iowa Hawkeyes in Lincoln on Wednesday.  The Cornhuskers are -1.5 point favorites over the Hawkeyes with an over/under point total set at 135. The Nebraska Cornhuskers are winding down their first season as members of the Big Ten and Doc Sadler know there will be better years in the future. Nebraska is 4-12 in the Big 10, 9-7 at home this season, and tied for 11th place in the conference standings. Bo Spencer is averaging 15.1 points, Toney McCray is averaging 9.8 points and 4.5 rebounds, and Dylan Talley is averaging 8.8 points. As a team the Huskers are averaging 60.9 points and they are shooting 43.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 64.7 points and their opponents are shooting 44.8 percent. Nebraska has lost six of their last seven games. The Iowa Hawkeyes have Read More

Iowa Hawkeyes vs. Wisconsin Badgers

The Iowa Hawkeyes and the Wisconsin Badgers battle it out on Thursday in Big Ten college basketball action.  The Badgers are -5 point favorites over the Hawkeyes with an over/under point total set at 126. The Iowa Hawkeyes have had some chances to make it interesting this season but at this point all Fran McCaffrey’s team has to shoot for is to finish over .500. Iowa is 6-8 in the Big 10, 12-5 at home this season, in seventh place in the conference standings, and 3-3 against teams ranked in the top 25. Matt Gatens is averaging 14.8 points, Roy Devyn Marble is averaging 11.1 points and 4.0 rebounds, and Aaron White is averaging 10.4 points and 5.6 rebounds. As a team Iowa is averaging 73.6 points and they are shooting 45.2 percent while defensively they are allowing 72.1 points and their opponents are shooting 45.4 percent. Iowa has shown Read More

Penn St. Nittany Lions vs. Iowa Hawkeyes

The Penn State Nittany Lions and the Iowa Hawkeyes meet on Thursday Night in Big Ten college hoops action.  The Nittany Lions are -2.5 point favorites over the Hawkeyes with an over/under point total set at 137.5. The Penn State Nittany Lions have suffered through a brutal season but they didn’t look like it in their last outing as Patrick Chambers’ team won going away against Nebraska. PSU is 3-10 in the Big 10, 9-5 at home this season, and in 11th and last place in the conference standings. Tim Frazier is averaging 18.5 points, 5.0 rebounds, and 6.4 assists, Jermaine Marshall is averaging 10.4 points, and Cammeron Woodyard is averaging 8.8 points and 4.2 rebounds. As a team Penn State is averaging 61.8 points and they are shooting 38.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 64.8 points and their opponents are shooting 42.7 percent. Penn State has had little Read More

Northwestern Wildcats vs. Iowa Hawkeyes

The Northwestern Wildcats and the Iowa Hawkeyes battle it out in Big Ten college basketball action on Thursday.  The Wildcats are -7 point favorites over the Hawkeyes with an over/under point total set at 149. The Northwestern Wildcats have had their share of uncertainty this season but after back to back wins Bill Carmody’s team look like they are anything but ready to pack it in. Northwestern is 4-6 in Big Ten play, 9-3 at home, and in 10th place in the conference standings. John Shurna is averaging 19.6 points and 5.6 rebounds, Drew Crawford is averaging 17.2 points and 4.7 rebounds, and Dave Sobolewski is averaging 8.4 points. As a team Northwestern is averaging 69.6 points and they are shooting 45.2 percent while defensively they are allowing 67.2 points and their opponents are shooting 44.6 percent. The Cats have played the 10th ranked schedule in the nation and with Read More