Free CBB Hoops Pick: Hoosiers vs Fighting Illini Odds
Looking for Indiana Hoosiers vs. Illinois Fighting Illini free plays? CBB betting sees the Hoosiers taking on the Fighting Illini on Thursday, February 25, 2016 at the State Farm Center, in Champaign, Illinois. Cappers Picks provides complimentary expert handicapping picks on all college basketball matchups all season long so stay tuned for more FREE daily NCAA hoops predictions.
22-6 (4-4 V) Indiana Hoosiers vs. Illinois Fighting Illini 12-15 (6-7 H)
Date: Thursday, February 25, 2016
Time: 9:00 PM ET
Venue: State Farm Center, Champaign, Illinois
CBB Moneyline Odds: OFF
CBB Betting Odds: Hoosiers -7
CBB Betting Total: (Open 151)
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Indiana continues their quest for a regular season title as head to Illinois for what should be a very interesting matchup.
The Hoosiers are in the midst of a battle with Iowa, Maryland, and Michigan State for that #1 seed in the Big 10 tournament and it’s the Hoosiers with the upper hand right now.
As for Illinois, this team has had a very disappointing season, but will try to improve their seed in the tourney and get some momentum heading into postseason play.
Indiana has been the surprise of the Big 10. While it was known Iowa, Maryland, and Michigan State would be top teams, the Hoosiers have just kind of hung around.
They have flown under the radar a bit by not being ranked as high in the national poll, but this team controls it’s own destiny, but must not look ahead here.
Indiana has been the best 3 point team in the Big 10 and showed that int he Jan. 19th meeting with the Fighting Illini. Indiana made a school record 19 three pointers in an absolute route 103-69. Yogi Ferrell led the way with 5 of those as he continues to make a scene.
While the Hoosiers have won the past 2 matchups and things look to be heading in their direction in this series. However, Illinois has past in dominating them, winning 8 of 12 prior to that.
Illinois Fighting Illini
Illinois has been one of the most disappointing teams in the conference this season without a doubt.
Typically they can find themselves in the top tier of teams with an all most guaranteed at large bid in their hands. However, in this case, Illinois is well under .500 and will simply need a Big Ten Title to claim a spot in March.
Illinois comes into this one losers of 5 of their last 7 and bring in just a 6-7 SU home record on the season. Defense has been the major letdown for them as they allow 74 points against per home game.
Malcolm Hill has been the lone bright spot for Illinois this season as he leads the team with 18.6 points. He also leads the Fighting Illini with 3.4 assists, and contributes with 6.7 rebounds. Hill is the only Illinois player this season to start every game.
CBB Betting Trends:
- Hoosiers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 road games.
- Hoosiers are 1-4 ATS in their last 5 games following a straight up win.
- Hoosiers are 0-5 ATS in their last 5 games vs. a team with a losing straight up record.
- Fighting Illini are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games following a straight up loss.
- Fighting Illini are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 games overall.
- Fighting Illini are 4-1 ATS in their last 5 vs. Big Ten.
Free Indiana Hoosiers vs. Illinois Fighting Illini CBB Prediction:
The Fight Illini have been a solid team covering bets, but they run into a Hoosier team that is hot and on a mission right now.
This one will certainly be closer than the last meeting where Indiana drilled 19 threes, but still, don’t expect Illinois to be able to slow this team down.
4* Free CBB Betting Pick: Indiana ATS
NCAAB Free Score Prediction: Indiana 84- Illinois 70
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