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Wisconsin Badgers vs. Indiana Hoosiers

The Wisconsin Badgers and the Indiana Hoosiers face off on Tuesday in Madison at the Kohl Center in Big Ten college basketball. The Badgers ate -10 point favorites over the Hoosiers with an over/under point totals et at 132. The Wisconsin Badgers have won their last five games and are ranked 16th in the nation. Wisconsin is 9-5 in Big Ten play and 12-3 at home this season but lost by three in the earlier meeting of these two in Bloomington. Sam Dekker is averaging 13.5 points and 6.3 rebounds to lead the Badgers. Frank Kaminsky is averaging 13.3 points and 6.3 rebounds, Ben Brust is averaging 12.6 points, and Traevon Jackson is averaging 10.6 points. Wisconsin is averaging 73.5 points and they are shooting 45.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 63.7 points and their opponents are shooting 42.6 percent. Wisconsin is just 4-3 in Big Ten home games. Read More

Wisconsin Badgers vs. Northwestern Wildcats

The Wisconsin Badgers and the Northwestern Wildcats face off for the second time this season as they meet on Wednesday in Madison in Big Ten college basketball. The Badgers are -17 point favorites over the Wildcats. The Wisconsin Badgers got a win at Purdue in their last game to put and end to their three game losing streak. Wisconsin is 10-1 at home this season and 4-3 in Big Ten play. Sam Dekker is the Badgers leading scorer averaging 14.2 points and 6.3 rebounds. Frank Kaminsky is averaging 13.4 points and 5.8 rebounds, Ben Brust is averaging 12.8 points, and Traevon Jackson is averaging 11.2 points. Wisoconsin is averaging 75.2 points and they are shooting 46.9 percent while defensively they are allowing 63.5 points and their opponents are shooting 42.3 percent. Wisconsin is ranked 14th in the nation and they have played the third ranked schedule in the country. The Read More

Michigan St. Spartans vs. Wisconsin Badgers

The Michigan State Spartans and the Wisconsin Badgers face off on Thursday in East Lansing in Big Ten college basketball action. The Spartans are -5 point favorites over the Badgers with an over/under point total set at 119.5. The Michigan State Spartans has lost their last three games in a row but all three of them were against teams ranked in the top 15 in the nation and the last two of those were on the road. Michigan State is 11-5 in the Big Ten, 15-1 at home this season, and they have played the fifth ranked schedule in the country. As a team Michigan State is averaging 69.2 points, 13.4 assists, and they are shooting 46.4 percent while defensively they are allowing 59.8 points, 10.8 assists, and their opponents are shooting 39.3 percent. Keith Appling is averaging 13.2 points, Gary Harris is averaging 13.3 points, and Branden Dawson and Read More

Wisconsin Badgers vs. Minnesota Golden Gophers

The Minnesota Golden Gophers and the Wisconsin Badgers face off on Thursday in a Big Ten college basketball match up. The Golden Gophers are -5 point favorites over the Badgers with an over/under point total set at 118. The Minnesota Golden Gophers have fallen off of late losing six of their last eight games and slipping into sixth place in the Big Ten standings. Minnesota is 5-6 in Big Ten play, 12-2 at home this season, and will be looking for revenge for a one point loss at Wisconsin earlier this season. As a team Minnesota is averaging 71.4 points, 15.5 assists, and they are shooting 45.6 percent while defensively they are allowing 61.2 points, 12 assists, and their opponents are shooting 39.9 percent. Andre Hollins is averaging 13.8 points, Rodney Williams is averaging 11.9 points and 5.5 rebounds, and Austin Hollins is averaging 11.2 points. Minnesota’s schedule softens up Read More

Wisconsin Badgers vs. Michigan Wolverines

The Wisconsin Badgers and Michigan Wolverines face off on Saturday in Madison in a Big Ten college basketball match up. The Wolverines are -2 point favorites over the Badgers with an over/under point total set at 122. The Wisconsin Badgers have won three of their last four games and are looking like a team headed to the NCAA Tournament. Wisconsin is 7-3 in the Big Ten, they are in fourth place in the conference standings, and they are 12-2 at home this season. As a team Wisconsin is averaging 67.5 points, 13.2 assists, and they are shooting 42.7 percent while defensively they are allowing 56.2 points, 8.2 assists, and their opponents are shooting 40 percent. Jared Berggren is averaging 11.8 points and 6.8 rebounds, Ben Brust is averaging 11 points and 5.5 rebounds, and Ryan Evans is averaging 10.8 points and 7.7 rebounds. Wisconsin has a RPI of 41 and Read More

Michigan St. Spartans vs. Wisconsin Badgers

The Wisconsin Badgers and the Michigan State Spartans face off on Tuesday in Madison in a battle of Big Ten teams. The Badgers are -4.5 point favorites over the Spartans with an over/under point total set at 123. The Wisconsin Badgers are looking to bounce back from their first Big Ten loss of the season as they were handled by Iowa on Saturday. Wisconsin has a brutal stretch of eight games with six of the games coming against teams ranked in the top 25. As a team Wisconsin is averaging 70.2 points, 14.1 assists, and they are shooting 44.5 percent while defensively they are allowing 55.8 points, 7.8 assists, and their opponents are shooting 40.1 percent. Jared Berggren is averaging 12.7 points and 6.2 rebounds, Ryan Evans is averaging 11.2 points and 7.6 rebounds, and Ben Brust is averaging 10.7 points and 5.8 rebounds. Wisconsin has shown they can play Read More

Indian Hoosiers vs. Wisconsin Badgers

The Indiana Hoosiers and the Wisconsin Badgers face off on Tuesday in Bloomington in Big Ten college basketball action. The Hoosiers are -11.5 point favorites over the Badgers with an over/under point total set at 135. The Indiana Hoosiers are off to a perfect 3-0 start in Big Ten play and they look to make it 4-0 on Tuesday. Indiana got up big early on Minnesota on Saturday and ended up having to hold off a Gopher rush in the end to save the win. As a team Indiana is averaging 87.1 points per game, 17.1 assists, and they are shooting 51.1 percent while defensively they are allowing 60.4 points, 9.8 assists, and their opponents are shooting 36.4 percent. Cody Zeller is averaging 16.6 points and 7.8 rebounds, Victor Oladipo is averaging 13.8 points and 5.9 rebounds, Christian Watford is averaging 12.9 points and 6.7 rebounds, and Jordan Hulls is Read More

Syracuse Orange vs. Wisconsin Badgers

The Syracuse Orange and the Wisconsin Badgers battle it out on Thursday with a spot in the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament going to the winner.  The Orange are -3.5 point favorites over the Badgers with an over/under point total set at 121.5. The Syracuse Orange won the Big East going away this season but when Fab Melo was declared ineligible for March Madness many jumped off of Jim Boeheim’s teams’ bandwagon. Syracuse struggled a little in their first round game against UNC-Ashville winning by seven but after a competitive first half with Kansas State the Orange dominated the second half and won by 16 to earn this spot. Syracuse is 5-1 in games played on a neutral court, 5-0 against teams ranked in the top 25, and over the course of the season they played the 29th ranked schedule in the nation. Against Kansas State Dion Waiters had Read More

Michigan St. Spartans vs. Wisconsin Badgers

The Michigan State Spartans and the Wisconsin Badgers battle it out in the Semi-Finals of the Big Ten Conference Tournament on Saturday in Indianapolis.  The Spartans are -3 point favorites over the Badgers. The Michigan State Spartans had no problem on Friday as Tom Izzo’s team pounded Iowa getting up early and closing it out late against the Hawkeyes. Michigan State took a 16 point lead to the locker room at halftime and extended it to nearly 30 as the Spartans cleared their bench late. MSU shot a blistering 58.2 percent from the floor including 44.4 percent from beyond the three point arc and 74.1 percent of their free throws. Draymond Green had 21 points, 10 rebounds, and five assists, Adrein Payne had 16 points and seven rebounds, and Keith Appling had 12 points and six assists. With a number one seed in the NCAA Tournament likely up for grabs 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