Iowa Hawkeyes vs Penn State Nittany Lions Odds & Info
|Game||Iowa Hawkeyes vs Penn State Nittany Lions|
|Date & Time||Saturday January 22, 2022, 4:30 PM (EST)|
Carver-Hawkeye Arena Iowa City, IA
IOWA -9.5 ; O/U 142.5
The Penn State Nittany Lions visit Carver Hawkeye Arena in Iowa City, Iowa on Saturday for a Big Ten clash against the Iowa Hawkeyes. Penn State dropped to 8-7 overall and 3-4 in the Big Ten following its 61-56 loss to Ohio State on Sunday. The leading scorer for Penn State was Sam Sessoms with 15 points and the Nittany Lions played without their leading scorer of the season Seth Lundy who is questionable for this game.
Seth Lundy is the leading scorer for Penn State with an average of 14.1 points per game, while Jalen Pickett is the second leading scorer and leader in assists with averages of 13.3 points and 4.4 assists per game. John Harrar is the leader in rebounding with an average of 9.9 rebounds per game. Penn State is scoring an average of 66.5 points per game while shooting 44.7% overall and 34.1% from 3-point territory.
Iowa dropped to 13-5 overall and 3-4 in the Big Ten following its 48-46 loss to Rutgers on Wednesday. Iowa scored 27 points in the first half and led by three but was held to 19 points after the break. Keegan Murray was the leading scorer for Iowa with 13 points but the Hawkeyes shot only 27.9% overall and were outrebounded by the Scarlet Knights 49-38.
Keegan Murray is the leading scorer and rebounder for Iowa with averages of 23.3 points and 8.4 rebounds per game, while Joe Toussaint is the leader in assists with an average of 3.9 assists per game. Iowa has three players averaging double-figures in scoring and as a team in scoring an average of 83.9 points per game while shooting 46.8% overall and 33.9% from 3-point territory.
Recent Betting Trends
- Penn State is 5-0 ATS in its last 5
- The UNDER has cashed in 3 of the Nittany Lions last 5
- Iowa is 5-3 ATS in its last 8
- The OVER has cashed in 5 of the Hawkeyes last 6
Free NCAAB Pick:
Iowa is coming off a disappointing 48-46 loss to Rutgers in a game where the Hawkeyes shot only 27.9% overall. However, Iowa will be at home and the Hawkeyes are 10-1 straight up this season on their home court. Penn State is 1-3 SU and ATS on the road this season. Penn State could be playing its second consecutive game without its leading scorer Seth Monday who is questionable with an undisclosed issue. Final Score Prediction, Iowa Hawkeyes win and fail to cover ATS 69-61.