NCAA Matchups  >>  Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Wisconsin Badgers Preview 01/03/2013

The Penn State Nittany Lions and the Wisconsin Badgers will both be trying to pick up a win on Thursday when they battle at Kohl Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Badgers listed as 19-point favorites versus the Nittany Lions, while the game's total is sitting at 124.
Penn State was an 84-74 winner in their most recent outing at home against Duquesne. They covered the 5-point spread as favorites.
Wisconsin won its last outing, an 87-51 result against Samford on December 29. They covered in that game as a 28.5-point favorite.
Penn State:
Team record: 8-4 SU, 4-4 ATS
Current streak: won 4 straight games.

is 2-10-1 ATS in its last 13 games on the road
is 1-12 SU in its last 13 games on the road
is 1-15 SU in its last 16 games when playing on the road against Wisconsin

When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Indiana are 3-7
After playing Duquesne are 2-0
After a win are 4-6

Wisconsin:
Team record: 9-4 SU, 4-7 ATS
Current streak: won 3 straight games.

is 5-0 SU in its last 5 games at home
is 15-1 SU in its last 16 games when playing at home against Penn State
is 15-2 SU in its last 17 games when playing Penn State
is 5-1 SU in its last 6 games

When playing on Thursday are 8-2
Before playing Nebraska are 3-0
After a win are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Penn State home to Indiana, Monday, January 7
Wisconsin at Nebraska, Sunday, January 6