Northwestern vs Nebraska Prediction, Betting Tips & Odds

Free Northwestern Wildcats vs Nebraska Cornhuskers prediction. Get the best NCAA College Basketball betting tips, player props and stats, while you can also access the latest lines and odds. Tip-Off 02:00, Thursday 26 January.

Northwestern Wildcats


Nebraska Cornhuskers

Points on the Menu in Northwestern at Nebraska

The total line looks to be on the low side at 130. There’s a strong chance that Nebraska and Northwestern will conspire to go above the line and we’re backing Over at 1.91.

Our college basketball experts study the latest form, while injuries can also affect the potential outcome. Before coming up with a verdict, we combine this data with the latest stats.

Key Northwestern vs Nebraska stats:

  • The 130 line has been covered in 6 of the last 11 Nebraska games at home this season.
  • The 130 line has been covered in 4 of the last 4 Northwestern games on the road this season.
  • The 130 line has been covered in 5 of the last 5 Northwestern games on the road.
  • The 130 line has been covered in the last 6 Northwestern games on the road.
  • The 130 line has been covered in the last 5 games between these teams.

We’re confident that Over 130 is the value play at 1.91. We’re expecting these teams to rack up the points, so head to the NCAAB totals market.

Looking for a bigger return on your Total bet? Consider the Match Result & Total market where you combine the winning team and Over a certain number of points.

Last Games & H2H

Nebraska Cornhuskers lost on the road in their last game. Penn State Nittany Lions won 76-65. Northwestern Wildcats previous game saw them claim a 66-63 home win over Wisconsin Badgers.

The last head-to-head saw Northwestern claim a 71-69 win over Nebraska. Northwestern have triumphed in six of the previous 7 clashes between these teams.

Over 130 Probability

According to the sportsbooks, there’s a 52.4% likelihood of our pick landing a return. After careful examination, our experts have this probability close to 60%. This is why we regard this as a value bet.

Northwestern vs Nebraska Betting Tips

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Published 04:39, 25 January 2023

Bet Builder Tips

Totals Over 130
Spread Northwestern -2
Result & BTTS 60 Northwestern / Yes

Northwestern vs Nebraska bet builder tips: We’ve got a same game parlay with three options: over 130 points, Northwestern -2 and Northwestern/BTTS Yes on the Result & Both Teams to Score market.

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Betting Odds

The odds and lines are updated on a frequent basis. You might therefore find that they are different to the ones listed for the betting predictions and bet builder tips.

Sportsbooks Struggling to Separate Teams

Northwestern have short betting odds and they’re overwhelming 1.69 favorites for this college game. This means the sportsbooks give them a 59% chance of winning. If you’re looking for an alternative angle, Nebraska are trading at 2.25.

There is a spread of 2.5 and total points has a line of 129. The Totals market relates to the number of points that will be scored overall. If you want to back Over 129, it’s 1.91.

Favorites Northwestern are available at odds of 1.67 when it comes to reaching 20 points first. Opponents Nebraska are chalked up at 2.10 on the same betting market.

You can find hundreds of markets for every college basketball contest, with the betting sites creating lots of different options. Check out the pre-game and in-game selections before placing your bets.

Player Props

There is regularly betting value to be found from wagering on the player props with the best online gambling sites. You can find lots of ways to back for or against a specific player lining up for one of the two teams.

Boo Buie Favorite to Score the Most Points

The favorite to score most points is Boo Buie. You can get 1.87 that he scores Over 15.5 points. However, there’s also the chance to back him to have over 4.5 assists at 2.00.

Micro Betting

There are always opportunities to enjoy NCAA college basketball micro betting. It’s generally the case that you will find markets in-game and bettors can use their insight to wager on outcomes such as if the next shot will be a Two or Three-Pointer.

Last 5 & H2H

Team Stats

Latest regular season and play-off games stats.

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Money Line

  • 7 wins and 3 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 4 wins and 6 defeats in the last 10 games on the road

Money Line

  • 4 wins and 6 defeats in the last 10 games
  • 7 wins and 3 defeats in the last 10 home games

Points Spread

Points Spread

Total Points

Total Points

NCAAB Standings Select Season

Big Ten W L PF PA N. Pts Home Away Strk
Purdue 22 1 1703 1387 316 13-1 9-0 9W
Illinois 16 6 1650 1393 257 11-2 5-4 3W
Rutgers 15 7 1571 1288 283 13-3 2-4 1W
Indiana 15 7 1706 1481 225 11-2 4-5 1L
Maryland 15 7 1556 1392 164 14-1 1-6 3W
Northwestern 15 7 1518 1375 143 11-5 4-2 2L
Iowa 14 8 1793 1612 181 11-2 3-6 2W
Penn State 14 8 1605 1479 126 12-2 2-6 1L
Michigan State 14 8 1517 1455 62 12-3 2-5 1L
Wisconsin 13 8 1366 1326 40 10-3 3-5 1W
Michigan 12 10 1610 1530 80 9-3 3-7 1W
Ohio State 11 11 1669 1487 182 9-4 2-7 3L
Nebraska 10 13 1505 1577 -72 8-4 2-9 4L
Minnesota 7 14 1298 1443 -145 6-8 1-6 6L