NCAA Matchups  >>  Michigan State Spartans vs. Purdue Boilermakers Preview 02/09/2013

The Michigan State Spartans and the Purdue Boilermakers will both be gunning for a victory on Saturday when they meet at Mackey Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Spartans listed as 3-point favorites versus the Boilermakers, while the game's total is sitting at 125.
Michigan State was a 61-50 winner in their most recent outing at home against Minnesota. They covered the 3.5-point spread as favorites.
Purdue won its last outing, a 58-49 result against Penn State on February 5. They covered in that game as a 2.5-point favorite.
Michigan State:
Team record: 19-4 SU, 9-11 ATS
Current streak: won 2 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing on the road against Purdue
is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games on the road
The total has gone UNDER in 10 of last 15 games on the road

When playing on Saturday are 6-4
Before playing Michigan are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 7-3
After a win are 8-2

Purdue:
Team record: 12-11 SU, 10-12-1 ATS

is 6-2 SU in its last 8 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 8 games when playing at home against Michigan State
The total has gone UNDER in 16 of last 23 games when playing Michigan State
The total has gone OVER in 4 of last 6 games when playing Michigan State

When playing on Saturday are 7-3
Before playing Illinois are 8-2
After playing Penn State are 9-1
After a win are 5-5


NEXT UP:
Michigan State home to Michigan, Tuesday, February 12
Purdue at Illinois, Wednesday, February 13