Michigan vs Wisconsin: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 12, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 12, 2021

The No. 7 Michigan Wolverines will look to build on a 10-game winning streak when they host the No. 9 Wisconsin Badgers on Tuesday, January 12 at Crisler Center as  favorites. The contest airs at 7:00 PM ET on ESPN. The matchup has a point total of .

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 12, 2021, 2:16 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Michigan Betting Information

  • Michigan has compiled an 8-2 record against the spread this season.
  • The Wolverines are 7-2 against the spread in 2020-21 when they are at least a 3.5-point favorite.
  • 6 of 10 Michigan games this season (60%) resulted in a total greater than the contest’s over/under.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Michigan Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Hunter Dickinson 10 18.0 8.1 1.0 0.2 1.4 0.0
Isaiah Livers 10 13.9 5.4 2.2 0.7 0.8 2.0
Franz Wagner 10 12.2 6.8 3.2 1.0 1.3 1.2
Chaundee Brown 10 9.2 3.3 1.1 0.2 0.5 1.5
Eli Brooks 10 9.1 2.4 3.8 1.0 0.4 1.5

Wisconsin Betting Information

  • In their games this season, the Badgers have come up with a balanced record of 6-6 ATS.
  • As at least a 3.5-point underdog, the Badgers frequently fail to meet expectations with only a 5-6 record against the spread.
  • Three of the Badgers 12 games (25%) this season have failed to covered the point total.
  • The Badgers took down Indiana 80-73 but didn’t cover the spread as 9-point favorites, while going over the 127.5 point total on Thursday in their most recent contest. D’Mitrik Trice racked up a team-high 21 points in the victory.

Against the Spread (ATS) records are only reflective of games that had odds on them.

Wisconsin Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
D’Mitrik Trice 12 14.8 3.3 3.7 1.0 0.0 2.0
Micah Potter 12 12.5 7.0 1.7 0.4 0.2 1.1
Nate Reuvers 12 10.3 4.3 0.9 0.2 1.3 0.8
Brad Davison 12 10.0 3.3 2.6 1.0 0.0 1.8
Aleem Ford 12 9.8 4.1 1.3 0.6 0.8 1.5

Total Facts

  • Michigan’s games this season have gone over the point total for Tuesday’s matchup (135 points) in nine out of 10 opportunities (90% of matchups).
  • In six out of Wisconsin’s 12 games this year (50%), the competing teams combined for more points than the over/under in Tuesday’s matchup.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 159 points per game, 24 points more than the over/under of 135 for this game.
  • This matchup’s point total is 6.5 fewer points than the 128.5 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020-21.
  • This season, the average total for Wolverines games is 149.5 points, 14.5 more than the over/under of 135 points for this contest.
  • The over/under for this game is three points fewer than the average over/under in Badgers games this season (138 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/27/2020 Michigan Michigan -6.5 129 -295 +232 Regular Season 81-74 WISC
2/9/2019 N/A Michigan N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 61-52 MICH
1/19/2019 N/A Wisconsin N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 64-54 WISC

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