NCAA Matchups  >>  Nebraska Cornhuskers vs. Penn State Nittany Lions Preview 01/23/2014

VS
The Nebraska Cornhuskers and the Penn State Nittany Lions will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Bryce Jordan Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Nittany Lions listed as 2½-point favorites versus the Cornhuskers, while the game's total is sitting at 141½.
Nebraska won its last outing, a 68-62 result against Ohio State on January 20. They covered in that game as a 7.5-point underdog.
In their last action, Penn State was a 65-64 loser on the road against Purdue. They covered the 7.5-point spread as underdogs.
Nebraska:
Team record: 9-8 SU, 9-7 ATS

is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 4-6
Before playing Minnesota are 5-5
After playing Ohio State are 2-3
After a win are 5-5

Penn State:
Team record: 9-10 SU, 9-7 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games at home
is 1-4 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 1-7 ATS in its last 8 games

When playing on Thursday are 7-3
Before playing Ohio State are 5-5
After playing Purdue are 4-6
After a loss are 3-7


NEXT UP:
Nebraska home to Minnesota, Sunday, January 26
Penn State at Ohio State, Wednesday, January 29