Purdue Boilermakers vs. Wisconsin Badgers - 3/6/16 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction
Wisconsin Badgers (20-10) at Purdue Boilermakers (23-7)
College Basketball: Sunday, March 6, 2016 at 7:30 pm (Mackey Arena)
The Line: Purdue Boilermakers -6.5 -- Over/Under: See the Latest Odds
The Purdue Boilermakers will host the Wisconsin Badgers this Saturday.
The Purdue Boilermakers come into this game with a 23-7 record and are currently 5th in the Big Ten. The Boilermakers have won 3 out of their last 4 games with their most recent game being a 81-62 win over Nebraska. Through 30 games this season the leading scorer for the Boilermakers has been A.J Hammons who is averaging 14.8 points per game and 7.8 rebounds. Vince Edwards is second on the team with 10.5 points per game and 5.4 rebounds.
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The Wisconsin Badgers come into this game with a 20-10 record and are currently 2nd in the Big Ten. The Badgers have won 11 out of their last 12 games with their most recent game being a 62-49 win over Minnesota. Through 30 games this season the leading scorer for the Badgers has been Nigel Hayes who is averaging 16.1 points per game and 5.7 rebounds. Bronson Koenig is second on the team with 13.7 points per game and 2.5 rebounds.
Wisconsin is 5-1 against the spread in their last 6 road games. The Badgers are 10-2 against the spread in their last 12 games overall. Purdue us 3-7-1 against the spread in their last 11 games overall. The Boilermakers are 1-3-1 against the spread in their last 5 home games.
The Wisconsin Badgers have been one of the hottest teams in the country winning 11 out of their last 12 games. The Purdue Boilermakers have won 2 out of their last 3 games. It think with the way Wisconsin has been playing they will keep this game close so i will take the Badgers and the points.