Purdue vs Northwestern: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – February 6, 2021

Posted By Staff on February 6, 2021

The Northwestern Wildcats (6-9) will attempt to end an eight-game losing streak when they visit the No. 24 Purdue Boilermakers (12-7) on Saturday, February 6, 2021 at Mackey Arena as 7-point underdogs. The contest airs at 4:30 PM ET on BTN. The matchup has an over/under set at 137 points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of February 6, 2021, 2:17 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Purdue Betting Information

  • Purdue has a 9-6-1 record ATS this year.
  • The Boilermakers have an even record against the spread when favored by at least 7 points, going 1-1 this season.
  • In 50% of its games this season (8/16), Purdue and its opponents have outscored the set over/under.
  • In their last game, the Boilermakers got a team-high 23 points from Trevion Williams in a 61-60 loss to Maryland on Tuesday. They covered the spread as 3-point underdogs, and the teams combined to score 121 points to fall short of the 134.5 point total.

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

Purdue Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Trevion Williams 19 15.8 9.9 2.2 0.6 0.5 0.0
Sasha Stefanovic 16 11.1 3.2 2.4 0.6 0.1 2.6
Brandon Newman 19 9.7 3.4 1.4 0.8 0.5 1.6
Eric Hunter Jr. 15 9.5 2.7 3.4 1.1 0.0 1.1
Jaden Ivey 14 8.0 2.8 1.6 0.4 0.3 0.6

Northwestern Betting Information

  • The Wildcats hold a losing record ATS this season, covering five times and failing to cover seven times.
  • For the second time this season, the Wildcats are at least a 7-point underdog, where they have a record of 1-0 against the spread.
  • Northwestern covered the total points bet in 6 games this season, half of the 12 games they have played this season.

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

Northwestern Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Miller Kopp 15 13.7 2.8 1.3 0.9 0.1 1.7
Chase Audige 15 12.1 3.4 1.6 1.3 0.3 1.5
Pete Nance 15 11.5 6.7 1.9 0.7 0.6 0.9
Boo Buie 15 9.9 2.3 4.5 0.7 0.0 1.8
Ryan Young 15 8.3 4.9 1.3 0.5 0.3 0.1

Total Facts

  • In Purdue’s matchups this season, the Boilermakers and their opponents have gone over Saturday’s total of 137 points 10 times (52.6% of opportunities).
  • In 86.7% of Northwestern’s games this season (13 of 15), the total points scored was greater than Saturday’s 137-point over/under.
  • The Boilermakers average 70.3 points per game against the Wildcats’ 74.7, amounting to eight points over the game’s total of 137.
  • These two teams give up a combined 138.2 points per game, 1.2 more than this contest’s over/under.
  • The Boilermakers have seen a 136.6 average over/under in their games this season, 0.4 points fewer than the over/under in this contest.
  • The over/under for this contest is 9.7 points fewer than the average over/under in Wildcats games this season (146.7 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/1/2020 N/A Northwestern N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 61-58 PURDUE
12/8/2019 Purdue Purdue -13 126.5 -1204 +683 Regular Season 58-44 PURDUE
3/9/2019 N/A Northwestern N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 70-57 PURDUE

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