Wisconsin vs Ohio State: College Basketball Betting Lines, Odds and Trends – January 23, 2021

Posted By Staff on January 23, 2021

The No. 10 Wisconsin Badgers (12-3) are favored (by 4.5 points) to continue a three-game home winning streak when they host the No. 15 Ohio State Buckeyes (11-4) on Saturday, January 23, 2021 at 4:00 PM ET. The matchup has an over/under set at 134 points.

The betting insights in this article reflect betting data from DraftKings as of January 23, 2021, 2:17 AM ET. See table below for current betting odds and CLICK HERE to bet at DraftKings Sportsbook.

Betting Odds

Wisconsin Betting Information

  • Wisconsin’s against the spread record this season is an even 7-7.
  • When favored by at least 4.5 points, the Badgers are 6-6 against the spread in 2020-21.
  • In 57.1% of their games this season (8/14), the Badgers and their opponents have outscored the set over/under.

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 15 14.8 3.2 3.7 0.9 0.0 2.1
Micah Potter 15 12.1 6.7 1.3 0.5 0.3 1.1
Brad Davison 15 9.8 3.2 2.4 1.1 0.0 1.8
Aleem Ford 15 9.4 4.2 1.1 0.7 0.9 1.3
Nate Reuvers 15 9.1 3.9 0.8 0.3 1.2 0.7

Ohio State Betting Information

  • The Buckeyes have typically come up short ATS this season, with a 6-7 record.
  • For the ninth time this season, the Buckeyes are at least a 4.5-point underdog, where they have a record of 4-4 against the spread.
  • The Buckeyes and their opponents have typically been held under this season, only hitting the over in 38.5% (5) of their 13 games played.
  • In their last game, the Buckeyes got a team-high 21 points from Duane Washington Jr. in a 67-65 loss to Purdue on Tuesday. They were favored by 5 points and failed to covered the spread, and the teams combined to score 132 points to go under the 137 point total.

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

Ohio State Players to Watch

Name GP PTS REB ASST STL BLK 3PM
Duane Washington Jr. 15 15.7 2.9 2.9 0.6 0.0 2.9
E.J. Liddell 13 14.1 6.8 1.4 0.8 1.2 0.6
Justice Sueing 15 10.5 5.2 2.0 0.8 0.1 0.7
CJ Walker 11 8.7 2.8 4.2 0.7 0.2 0.4
Kyle Young 15 8.0 6.1 1.1 0.3 0.5 0.3

Total Facts

  • Wisconsin’s games this year have resulted in a higher total score than Saturday’s matchup over/under (134 points) in 46.7% of opportunities (seven out of 15 matchups).
  • In 73.3% of Ohio State’s games this season (11 of 15), the total points scored was more than Saturday’s 134-point over/under.
  • The Badgers average 73.3 points per game against the Buckeyes’ 76.7, amounting to 16 points over the game’s point total of 134.
  • This matchup’s point total is 4.9 fewer points than the 129.1 these two teams combine to allow per game in 2020-21.
  • This season, the average total for Badgers games is 134.7 points, 0.7 more than the over/under of 134 points for this contest.
  • Buckeyes games have a total points bet of 144.4 points this season, 10.4 points more than the over/under for this matchup.

Head to Head

Date Favorite Home Team Spread Total Favorite Moneyline Underdog Moneyline Game Type Result
2/9/2020 Wisconsin Wisconsin -1.5 123.5 -126 +103 Regular Season 70-57 WISC
1/3/2020 Ohio State Ohio State -7.5 124.5 -372 +284 Regular Season 61-57 WISC
3/10/2019 N/A Ohio State N/A N/A N/A N/A Regular Season 73-67 WISC

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