Ohio State vs. Michigan - 2/16/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Michigan Wolverines (19-7) at Ohio State Buckeyes (16-10)
College Basketball: Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at 7:00 pm (Value City Arena)
The Line: Ohio State Buckeyes -1 -- Over/Under: 139 See the Latest Odds
The Ohio State Buckeyes and the Michigan Wolverines face off on Tuesday in Big Ten college basketball action.
The Ohio State Buckeyes are 16-10 this season and they have won their last two games. Ohio State is averaging 70.9 points per game and they are shooting 44.4 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 66.3 points and their opponents are shooting 39.3 percent. Marc Loving leads the Buckeyes averaging 12.5 points and 5.2 rebounds per game. Keita Bates-Diop is averaging 12.1 points and 6.6 rebounds, Jae’Sean Tate is averaging 11.5 points and 6.3 rebounds, and JaQuan Lyle is averaging 9.9 points. Ohio State is 12-4 at home and 8-5 in the Big Ten.
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The Michigan Wolverines are 19-7 this season and they have won their last two games. Michigan is averaging 76.3 points per game and they are shooting 48 percent from the floor while defensively they are allowing 66 points per game and their opponents are shooting 43.6 percent. Caris LeVert leads the Wolverines averaging 16.5 points and 5.3 rebounds per game. Derrick Walton Jr. is averaging 12 points and 5.7 rebounds, Duncan Robinson is averaging 11.8 points, and Zak Irvin is averaging 11.3 points. Michigan is 4-3 on the road and 9-4 in the Big Ten.
Ohio State is 6-1-1 against the spread following a game that they covered the point spread, 9-3-1 against the spread in their last 13 home games, and 1-4 against the spread following a win. Michigan is 2-5 against the spread following a win and 2-5 against the spread on Tuesdays.
This line looks fishy and even though it is a rivalry game I will take Michigan on the road.