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Ohio State vs Rutgers Spread, Line, Odds, Predictions, Over/Under & Betting Insights for College Basketball Game

By David Hayes
Ohio State vs Rutgers prediction, pick and odds for NCAAM game.
Ohio State vs Rutgers prediction, pick and odds for NCAAM game. / Rey Del Rio/Getty Images

Ohio State vs Rutgers Basketball Game Info

Ohio State Buckeyes (8-3, 2-3 Big Ten) vs. No. 15 Rutgers Scarlet Knights (7-3, 3-3 Big Ten)
Date: Saturday, Jan. 8, 2021
Time: 12 p.m. EST
Venue: Rutgers Athletic Center – Piscataway, NJ
Coverage: N/A

Ohio State vs Rutgers Spread & Odds

All NCAAM betting lines, odds and prop bets are available on FanDuel Sportsbook.
Moneyline: OSU: (+160) | RUTG: (-190)
Spread: OSU: +4.5 (-110) | RUTG: -4.5 (-110)
Total: 138.5 – Over: (-112) | Under: (-108)
Public (Spread) Betting Percentages via oddsFireOSU: (N/A) | RUTG: (N/A)
Odds to Win NCAAM National Championship: OSU: (+3000) | RUTG: (+5000)

Ohio State vs Rutgers Prediction & Pick

All college basketball win probability predictions and picks are according to the ESPN Basketball Power Index (BPI).
Rutgers: 48.3%
Ohio State: 51.7%

Ohio State vs Rutgers Head-to-Head Results & Betting Trends

- Ohio State defeated Rutgers, 80-60, in the most recent meeting between these teams on Dec. 23, 2020.
- Ohio State is 4-1 in the last five head-to-head matchups against Rutgers.
- Ohio State is 8-2 in the last 10 head-to-head matchups against Rutgers.
- Ohio State lost to Minnesota, 77-60, in its most recent game on Jan. 3, 2021.
- Rutgers lost to Michigan State, 68-45, in its most recent game on Jan. 5, 2021.

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