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Illinois vs. Minnesota – College Basketball – Predictions, Betting Lines, Odds and Trends

The Illinois Fighting Illini (9-3, 0-0 Big Ten) are favored (by 5.5 points) to build on a three-game road win streak when they visit the Minnesota Golden Gophers (10-1, 0-0 Big Ten) on Tuesday, January 4, 2022 at 7:00 PM ET. The point total in the matchup is set at 140.

Illinois vs. Minnesota Predictions

Illinois vs. Minnesota Betting Odds

Illinois vs Minnesota Betting Information
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Illinois -5.5 140 points

Illinois vs. Minnesota Betting Trends

  • Illinois is 6-6-0 against the spread this season.
  • In games they were favored in by 5.5 points or more so far this season, the Fighting Illini went 4-5 against the spread.
  • Illinois’ games have gone over the total nine times this season.
  • The Fighting Illini record 18.1 more points per game (81.2) than the Golden Gophers give up (63.1).
  • Illinois has a 6-5 record against the spread and a 9-2 record overall when putting up more than 63.1 points.
  • Minnesota has put together a 6-5-0 record against the spread this season.
  • The Golden Gophers have a perfect 3-0 ATS record when playing as at least 5.5-point underdogs.
  • Minnesota’s games have gone over the total six times this year.
  • The Golden Gophers score an average of 72 points per game, 6.4 more points than the 65.6 the Fighting Illini allow to opponents.
  • Minnesota has put together a 6-3 ATS record and an 8-1 overall record in games it scores more than 65.6 points.

Illinois vs. Minnesota Over/Under Trends

  • This season, Illinois games have gone over this matchup’s 140-point over/under seven times.
  • This season, six of Minnesota’s games have ended with a score higher than 140 points.
  • Together, the two teams combine for 153.2 points per game, 13.2 points more than the point total of 140 for this game.
  • These two teams surrender a combined 128.7 points per game, 11.3 points less than this contest’s over/under.
  • This season, the average total for Fighting Illini games is 142.6 points, 2.6 more than the over/under of 140 points for this contest.
  • A difference of 6.6 points separates this game’s over/under (140 points) and the average total points bet in Golden Gophers’ games (133.4 points) this season.

Illinois Team Leaders

  • Kofi Cockburn: 17.8 PTS, 9.9 REB, 62.2 FG%
  • Alfonso Plummer: 17.3 PTS, 50 FG%, 44.7 3PT% (42-for-94)
  • Coleman Hawkins: 8.1 PTS, 1.2 STL, 47.9 FG%, 30.3 3PT% (10-for-33)
  • Jacob Grandison: 11.8 PTS, 53.3 FG%, 51 3PT% (26-for-51)
  • Trent Frazier: 9.8 PTS, 1.3 STL, 40.4 FG%, 39.1 3PT% (25-for-64)

Minnesota Team Leaders

  • Payton Willis: 16.3 PTS, 1.6 STL, 50.4 FG%, 46 3PT% (29-for-63)
  • Jamison Battle: 18.9 PTS, 49.7 FG%, 35.9 3PT% (28-for-78)
  • Eric Curry: 8.1 PTS, 43.9 FG%
  • E.J. Stephens: 11 PTS, 1.4 STL, 45.3 FG%, 43.2 3PT% (19-for-44)
  • Luke Loewe: 7.7 PTS, 40 FG%, 25.8 3PT% (8-for-31)

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