Penn State vs Nebraska: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 14, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 14, 2021

The Nebraska Cornhuskers (4-12) will attempt to stop a nine-game losing streak when they visit the Penn State Nittany Lions (7-9) on Sunday, February 14, 2021 at Bryce Jordan Center as heavy, 11-point underdogs. The matchup airs at 3:00 PM ET on BTN. The point total in the matchup is set at 143.5.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 14, 2021, 2:19 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Penn State Betting Information

  • The Nittany Lions have played to an 8-6 record against the spread this season.
  • The Nittany Lions have a winning record against the spread when favored by 11 points or more, going 1-0 this season.
  • Penn State and its opponents have gone over the set total in only 6 of 14 games this season (42.9%).
  • The Nittany Lions lost 60-58 to Michigan State in their last outing on Tuesday. John Harrar put up a team-high 17 points in the loss. They covered the spread as 4-point underdogs, and the teams combined to go under the 145.5 point total.

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

Penn State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Myreon Jones 16 14.8 2.8 1.9 1.4 0.1 2.3
Izaiah Brockington 16 13.9 4.8 1.8 1.1 0.3 0.6
Seth Lundy 16 11.0 4.2 0.8 0.8 0.8 1.6
Sam Sessoms 15 9.4 1.7 2.0 1.3 0.1 1.1
John Harrar 16 9.2 8.7 1.1 0.6 0.4 0.0

Nebraska Betting Information

  • The Cornhuskers hold a losing record ATS this season, covering six times and failing to cover nine times.
  • When they play as at least an 11-point underdog, the Cornhuskers maintain an even 1-1 record against the spread.
  • The Cornhuskers and their opponents have regularly failed to covered the over/under this season, doing so in 33.3% (5) of their 15 games played.

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

Nebraska Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Teddy Allen 15 16.7 4.9 1.3 1.6 0.1 2.0
Trey McGowens 16 11.1 4.3 1.9 1.4 0.1 0.9
Dalano Banton 16 11.1 6.8 4.6 1.1 1.1 0.7
Lat Mayen 16 8.9 4.9 0.6 0.5 0.6 1.8
Kobe Webster 16 6.6 1.6 1.0 0.4 0.1 1.1

Total Facts

  • Penn State’s games this season have gone over the point total for Sunday’s matchup (143.5 points) in nine out of 16 opportunities (56.2% of matchups).
  • In nine out of Nebraska’s 16 games this season (56.2%), the competing teams combined for more points than the over/under in Sunday’s matchup.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 144.3 points per game, 0.8 points more than the point total of 143.5 for this matchup.
  • The 146.8 points per game these two teams allow their opponents to score on average this season are 3.3 more than the 143.5 total in this contest.
  • On average, the Nittany Lions have seen a 146.6 over/under in their games this season, 3.1 more points than the over/under in this matchup.
  • The over/under for this game is 1.0 point fewer than the average over/under in Cornhuskers games this season (144.5 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/1/2020 N/A Nebraska N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 76-64 PENNST
2/19/2019 N/A Penn State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 95-71 PENNST
1/10/2019 N/A Nebraska N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 70-64 NEB

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