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Presenting the Huge Ten soccer spreads for week 13

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Every thing is on the road within the closing week of Huge Ten regular-season soccer.

Ohio State and Michigan will play for the Huge Ten East title. Within the Huge Ten West, Iowa and Purdue are tied for first at 5-3 in convention play, and Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin are one recreation behind at 4-4. 9 Huge Ten groups are already bowl eligible, and Michigan State has one final likelihood to get to win No. 6.

With odds offered by DraftKings Sportsbook, let’s dive proper right into a loaded rivalry weekend slate.

Friday

Nebraska at Iowa (-10.5)

O/U 37.5

With the Heroes Trophy on the road each Black Friday, Nebraska can solely play spoilers to Iowa’s Huge Ten title hopes. The stakes are easy: If Iowa beats Nebraska, it wins the Huge Ten West and can play both Michigan or Ohio State within the convention title recreation. The Hawkeyes are tied with Purdue however have the tiebreaker by advantage of pounding the Boilermakers, 24-3, on Nov. 5. Iowa has separated itself as a program in comparison with Nebraska, and the current outcomes of the rivalry point out that. Iowa has received seven straight towards Nebraska — although the final 4 by single digits — and eight of the final 9 matchups.

Saturday

Rutgers at Maryland (-14)

O/U 49

Regardless of driving a three-game shedding streak, the Terps are huge favorites towards the Scarlet Knights. Maryland pushed Ohio State to the brink final Saturday, trailing by simply six factors with the ball with lower than a minute remaining. Maryland quarterback Taulia Tagovailoa was harm on his final offensive play of the sport, however he claims his knee feels good and hopes it’s only a bruise. Rutgers is a large number at 4-7, coming off 4 straight losses and shedding seven of its final eight. Like Tagovailoa did, quarterback Gavin Wimsatt had a nightmare recreation towards Penn State, finishing simply 34.5% of his passes final Saturday. If Tagovailoa is sweet to go, the two-touchdown unfold is justified.

Michigan at Ohio State (-7.5)

O/U 57

“The Sport” is for all of the marbles within the Huge Ten East. Each groups come off lower than spectacular performances, with Ohio State combating Maryland and Michigan barely squeaking by Illinois at residence. Michigan, which leads the all-time collection 59-51-6, beat the Buckeyes final season for the primary time since 2011. The hole between the 2 applications is now as whilst ever, and Saturday’s midday kickoff ought to carry one other epic battle. Whichever staff loses, so long as they’re aggressive, ought to nonetheless have a path to the School Soccer Playoff. USC quarterback Caleb Williams has closed the hole on CJ Stroud within the Heisman race, however Stroud could make a serious assertion towards the Wolverines.

Illinois (-14) at Northwestern

O/U 37

Assisted by poor officiating, Illinois noticed its Huge Ten West title hopes slip away at Michigan final Saturday. Nonetheless, the Preventing Illini are having a sensational yr and can end with their most regular-season wins since 2007. Illinois would wish a win towards Northwestern, an Iowa loss to Nebraska and a Purdue loss to Indiana to win the division. Regardless, this recreation issues. Illinois beat in-state rival Northwestern final season, but it surely had misplaced the earlier six matchups within the rivalry. Northwestern has been completely putrid this season, shedding 10 straights since beating Nebraska in week zero. The winner of this recreation will take residence the Land of Lincoln Trophy.

Minnesota at Wisconsin (-3.5)

O/U 34.5

The Golden Gophers and the Badgers have break up victories within the final 4 showdowns for Paul Bunyan’s Axe. Essentially the most performed rivalry in FBS school soccer, Wisconsin holds the slightest 62-61-8 benefit over Minnesota within the all-time collection. Having misplaced to each Purdue and Iowa, Minnesota can’t be the Huge Ten West’s consultant within the convention title recreation no matter what occurs Saturday. Wisconsin can’t be the division’s consultant both however can provide fascinating tiebreaker potentialities. Minnesota’s all-time winningest quarterback Tanner Morgan has missed the previous two video games resulting from damage.

Purdue (-10.5) at Indiana

O/U 55.5

Purdue doesn’t management its personal future, but it surely wants two issues to occur to win the Huge Ten West outright and characterize the division within the Huge Ten championship recreation. First, it wants Nebraska to upset Iowa Friday. If that occurs, then Purdue will management its personal future Saturday. At 4-7, Indiana has had a tricky go this season. Nevertheless, the Hoosiers snapped a seven-game shedding streak with a ferocious comeback towards Michigan State final week, ending the sport with 25 unanswered factors in a 39-31 double-overtime win. Indiana could make it powerful on Purdue within the annual matchup for the Previous Oaken Bucket, however Boilermakers quarterback Aidan O’Connell and crew might be enjoying for lots. Purdue leads the all-time collection, 75-42-6.

Michigan State at Penn State (-18)

O/U 53

In a down yr for Michigan State, Penn State is a rightful important favourite over the Spartans. Seeking the Land Grant Trophy, Penn State can attain a landmark with 10 wins on the season. If the Spartans can pull the shocker in entrance of a raucous Beaver Stadium, they’ll turn into the tenth Huge Ten staff to go bowling. The Spartans blew a golden likelihood towards Indiana final week, as this week’s problem presents a a lot harder path to the postseason.

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