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The Nebraska Cornhuskers hit the road to take on the Penn State Nittany Lions this Tuesday night for a Big Ten battle in Happy Valley. 


The Nittany Lions are currently 3-point home favorites, via FanDuel Sportsbook, after upsetting then-No. 6 Michigan in their last home game at the Bryce Jordan Center. 


However, if you're going to wager on Tuesday night's showdown, you might want to hear what others are predicting in this game first.


Nebraska vs Penn State Predictions

ESPN Basketball Power Index Matchup Predictor

ESPN BPI's calculator is giving the visiting Cornhuskers a slight advantage over the Nittany Lions. Nebraska has a 51.7 percent chance of winning this one straight up in Happy Valley. 

Sports Chat Place

Randy Chambers of Sports Chat Place is going against ESPN's BPI calculator. He believes the Nittany Lions will both win straight up and cover up to a 3-point line as home favorites. 


Omaha.com

Chris Heady of Omaha.com is siding with the Cornhuskers in this Big Ten matchup, predicting Nebraska to escape with a 65-61 win over Penn State on Tuesday night. He's also from Nebraska, so there could be a home-team bais here. 


Overall, only Sports Chat Place is predicting a win and cover from the Nittany Lions in this one.  Chris Heady of Omaha.com is backing Nebraska to both cover and win, while ESPN's BPI calculator is backing the Cornhuskers to win a close one. 


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