The Ohio State Buckeyes (11-9, 3-6 Big Ten) will visit the Indiana Hoosiers (14-6, 5-4 Big Ten) after dropping four consecutive road games. It starts at 8:00 PM ET on Saturday, January 28, 2023.
The Hoosiers are currently 5-point favorites over the Buckeyes. The matchup’s point total is 145.5.
Indiana vs. Ohio State Odds
Point Spread for Indiana vs. Ohio State
The spread for this matchup is set at 5 points, with sportsbooks listing Indiana as the favorite.
Indiana vs. Ohio State Moneyline
As for the moneyline, Indiana has -213 odds to pick up the win, while Ohio State is listed at +173 to claim victory.
Finally, the total for the game is set at 145.5 points.
Game Time and How to Watch
- Game Day: Saturday, January 28, 2023
- Game Time: 8:00 PM ET
- Location: Bloomington, Indiana
- Arena: Assembly Hall
Indiana vs. Ohio State Betting Trends
Indiana has played 20 games, with nine wins against the spread. The Hoosiers have been chosen as favorites in 13 games this year and have walked away with the win 11 times (84.6%) in those games. Indiana has eclipsed the over/under in 60% of its opportunities this year (12 times in 20 games with a set point total).
Ohio State has eight wins against the spread in 20 games this year. The Buckeyes have a 1-6 record in games they were the underdog on the moneyline (winning 14.3% of those games). Ohio State has eclipsed the over/under 55% of the time this year (11 of 20 games with a set point total).
Indiana vs. Ohio State Key Players to Watch
Trayce Jackson-Davis is tops on his team in both points (19.7) and rebounds (10.8) per contest, and also puts up 3.4 assists. Defensively, he delivers 0.5 steals and 3.2 blocked shots (second in the nation). Jalen Hood-Schifino posts a team-high 4.4 assists per game. He is also putting up 12.1 points and 4.3 rebounds, shooting 42.4% from the field and 39.3% from downtown with 1.3 made 3-pointers per game. Race Thompson posts 7.6 points, 5.6 rebounds and 1.2 assists per game, shooting 48.5% from the floor. Miller Kopp posts 8.2 points, 2.4 rebounds and 1.1 assists per game. At the other end, he posts 0.7 steals and 0.2 blocked shots.
Brice Sensabaugh is posting a team-best 17.4 points per contest. And he is contributing 5.5 rebounds and 1.1 assists, making 50.6% of his shots from the floor and 46.7% from beyond the arc, with 2.1 triples per game. Zed Key is posting a team-high 7.8 rebounds per contest. And he is producing 11.8 points and 0.8 assists, making 56.3% of his shots from the floor. Justice Sueing is putting up 13 points, 4.6 rebounds and 2.1 assists per contest, making 45% of his shots from the field. Bruce Thornton is posting 8.7 points, 2.9 rebounds and 2.8 assists per contest, making 41.9% of his shots from the field and 41.1% from 3-point range, with 1.2 treys per game.
What you need to know about the Indiana Hoosiers
The Hoosiers are 41st in the nation with 78.3 points per game this year. At the other end, they rank 124th with 67.3 points allowed per contest. Indiana is 51st in college basketball with 34.8 boards per game so far this season. Meanwhile, it ranks 97th with 29.6 rebounds allowed per game.
The Hoosiers average 83.4 points per game at home, compared to 69.6 points per game on the road, a difference of 13.8 points per contest. With 6.5 treys per game, Indiana ranks 277th in the country. It owns a 37.7% shooting percentage from beyond the arc, which ranks 33rd in college basketball. With 7.5 three-pointers conceded per game, the Hoosiers are 219th in the country. They are giving up a 33.6% shooting percentage from beyond the arc, which ranks 185th in college basketball.
The Hoosiers have a 3-7 record against the spread while going 6-4 overall in their past 10 contests. Six of Indiana’s past 10 games have hit the over. Indiana has seen a decrease in scoring recently, racking up 75.1 points per game in its last 10 contests, 3.2 points fewer than the 78.3 it has scored this season. The last 10 games have seen Indiana concede 3.4 more points per game (70.7) than its season-long average (67.3).
What you need to know about the Ohio State Buckeyes
The Buckeyes put up 77 points per game and give up 66.8, making them 63rd in the nation on offense and 106th on defense. Ohio State grabs 35.6 rebounds per game and concede 31 boards, ranking 34th and 174th, respectively, in college basketball.
At home, the Buckeyes average 81.5 points per game. Away, they score 67. Beyond the arc, Ohio State is 199th in the nation in 3-pointers made per game (7.3). It is 16th-best in 3-point percentage at 38.8%. The Buckeyes are 87th in the nation in 3-pointers allowed (6.4 per game) and 18th-best in 3-point percentage defensively (29.3%).
The Buckeyes have gone 4-6 over their last 10 contests, with a 4-6 record against the spread during that span. In its past 10 contests, Ohio State has gone over the total five times. In its last 10 games, Ohio State is scoring 74.4 points per game, compared to its season average of 77. In their last 10 games, the Buckeyes are surrendering 67.5 points per game, 0.7 more points than their season average (66.8).
Indiana vs. Ohio State Prediction & Pick
Our prediction to win this game is Indiana, and we predict that Ohio State will cover the spread (Indiana -5). Finally, we see the scoring in this one going under the posted total of 145.5 points.
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