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Penn State Nittany Lions vs. Northwestern Wildcats Preview 03/07/2013

The Penn State Nittany Lions and the Northwestern Wildcats will both be gunning for a victory on Thursday when they meet at Welsh-Ryan Arena.
Oddsmakers currently have the Wildcats listed as 4½-point favorites versus the Nittany Lions, while the game's total is sitting at 121.
Penn State was a 73-44 loser in their most recent outing on the road against Minnesota. They failed to cover the 16.5-point spread as underdogs.
Northwestern was a 63-53 loser in their most recent outing at home against Ohio State. They covered the 10.5-point spread as underdogs.
Penn State:
Team record: 9-19 SU, 12-12 ATS

is 4-2 SU in its last 6 games when playing on the road against Northwestern
is 7-13-1 ATS in its last 21 games on the road
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Thursday are 3-7
Before playing Wisconsin are 6-4
After playing Minnesota are 4-6
After a loss are 1-9

Northwestern:
Team record: 13-16 SU, 13-13 ATS
Current streak: lost 6 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 6 of last 7 games at home
The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 5 games
is 2-4 ATS in its last 6 games
is 2-4 SU in its last 6 games when playing at home against Penn State

When playing on Thursday are 5-5
Before playing Michigan State are 2-8
After playing Ohio State are 5-5
After a loss are 4-6


NEXT UP:
Penn State home to Wisconsin, Sunday, March 10
Northwestern at Michigan State, Sunday, March 10