NCAA Matchups  >>  Northwestern Wildcats vs. Michigan State Spartans Preview 03/10/2013

The Northwestern Wildcats and the Michigan State Spartans will both be trying to pick up a win on Sunday when they battle at Breslin Center.
Oddsmakers currently have the Spartans listed as 19-point favorites versus the Wildcats, while the game's total is sitting at 122.
Northwestern was a 66-59 loser in their most recent outing at home against Penn State. They failed to cover the 5-point spread as favorites.
Last time out for Michigan State, they were a 58-43 winner as they battled Wisconsin at home. They covered in the match as a 5-point favorite.
Northwestern:
Team record: 13-17 SU, 13-14 ATS
Current streak: lost 7 straight games.

The total has gone UNDER in 4 of last 6 games on the road
is 1-4 ATS in its last 5 games on the road
is 1-15 SU in its last 16 games when playing on the road against Michigan State
is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games on the road

When playing on Sunday are 7-3
After playing Penn State are 2-8
After a loss are 3-7

Michigan State:
Team record: 23-7 SU, 13-13-1 ATS

is 16-1 SU in its last 17 games at home
is 15-1 SU in its last 16 games when playing at home against Northwestern
is 16-2 SU in its last 18 games when playing Northwestern
is 18-5 SU in its last 23 games

When playing on Sunday are 10-0
After playing Wisconsin are 8-2
After a win are 8-2