Wisconsin vs Minnesota: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – December 31, 2020

Posted By Staff on December 31, 2020

The No. 21 Minnesota Golden Gophers (9-1) are () against the spread when they visit the No. 6 Wisconsin Badgers (8-2) at 4:30 PM ET on Thursday, December 31, 2020 at Kohl Center. The matchup airs on BTN. The point total in the matchup is set at .

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of December 31, 2020, 2:13 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Wisconsin Betting Information

  • Wisconsin has covered the spread as often as they haven’t this season, sporting a 5-5 ATS record.
  • When favored by at least 8 points, the Badgers are 4-5 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • 7 of 10 Wisconsin games this season (70%) resulted in a total more than the contest’s over/under.

Wisconsin Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
D’Mitrik Trice 10 14.2 3.2 3.2 1.0 0.0 2.0
Micah Potter 10 12.2 6.9 1.8 0.4 0.2 1.2
Brad Davison 10 10.6 2.9 2.8 1.0 0.0 1.8
Nate Reuvers 10 10.3 3.9 0.8 0.2 1.5 0.9
Aleem Ford 10 9.6 4.2 1.1 0.5 0.7 1.4
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Minnesota Betting Information

  • Minnesota has topped the spread so far this season with a record ATS of 5-3-1.
  • When playing as at least an 8-point underdog, the Golden Gophers frequently meet expectations with a 2-1-1 record against the spread.
  • Two of the Golden Gophers nine games (22.2%) this season have failed to hit the over on the point total.

Minnesota Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Marcus Carr 10 24.0 3.8 6.1 0.9 0.2 2.5
Liam Robbins 10 13.1 6.8 0.8 0.5 2.6 0.7
Both Gach 10 11.7 6.3 3.5 0.8 0.1 1.1
Gabe Kalscheur 10 9.3 2.3 1.9 0.8 0.2 0.9
Brandon Johnson 9 8.6 5.7 0.4 0.8 0.9 1.2
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Total Facts

  • In Wisconsin’s matchups this season, the Badgers and their opponents have exceeded Thursday’s total of 143 points eight times (80% of opportunities).
  • In eight out of Minnesota’s 10 games this year (80%), the competing teams scored a higher point total than the over/under in Thursday’s matchup.
  • The Badgers average 76.7 points per game against the Golden Gophers’ 84.3, amounting to 18 points over the matchup’s over/under of 143.
  • These two teams give up a combined 134.5 points per game, 8.5 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • The Badgers have seen a 137.3 average over/under in their games this season, 5.7 points fewer than the over/under in this contest.
  • The over/under for this matchup is 15.2 points fewer than the average over/under in Golden Gophers games this season (158.2 points).

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
3/1/2020 Wisconsin Wisconsin -5.5 129 -256 201 Regular Season 71-69 WISC
2/5/2020 Minnesota Minnesota -3.5 126 -175 143 Regular Season 70-52 MINN
2/6/2019 N/A Minnesota N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 56-51 WISC
1/3/2019 N/A Wisconsin N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 59-52 MINN

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