Indiana at Purdue: 11/27/21 College Football Picks and Predictions
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Purdue Boilermakers (7-4) vs Indiana Hoosiers (2-9)
Game Info: Saturday, November 27, 2021 at 3:30 pm (Ross-Ade Stadium)
Betting Odds: Purdue Boilermakers -15 -- Over/Under: 48.5 Click Here for the Latest Odds
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The Indiana Hoosiers and Purdue Boilermakers face off on Saturday in a Big Ten college basketball showdown at Ross-Ade. The Old Oaken Bucket will be on the line in this game.
Indiana comes into this game with a 2-9 record overall and they have gone 2-9 against the spread. Over the last three games, Indiana has scored only 24 points total, and that hasn’t been enough to keep games close. In the last game against Minnesota, they lost 35-14. Indiana is averaging 18.2 points while their defense is giving up 32.3 points per game. One big problem for this team has been at quarterback. Donaven McCulley got the start in the last game but he threw two interceptions. Grant Germel came in and he threw for 60 yards and a touchdown. In this game whoever starts under center is going to need to have a big game. .
On the other side of this matchup is the Purdue Boilermakers who sit with a 7-4 record overall and they have gone 6-5 against the spread. In the last game, Purdue gave up only 14 points and that led to the easy victory. Purdue is averaging 26 points while their defense is giving up 21.7 points per game. Under ecenter for Purdue is Aidan O’Connell who has thrown for 2,900 yards, 19 touchdowns and eight interceptions. In this game if Purdue wants to win this game they need to lock down with their defense. If the defense has success, they should cruise to victory.
Indiana is 1-4 against the spread in their last four five road games. Purdue is 2-6 against the spread in their last eight games overall. Indiana is 0-4 against the spread in their last four games against Purdue. The over is 6-0 in the last six meetings between the two teams.
Indiana has had issues covering the spreads against Purdue, and it’s going to be no different in this game. Look for Indiana to finish with less than 10 points, and that is going to lead to this game being a blowout Back Purdue against the spread and this game will be over early.