Deshaun Thomas leads the Big Ten Conference in averaging 20.0 points per game, which is important to consider when making your college basketball against-the-spread picks Tuesday night, as the Ohio State Buckeyes (15-4) host the Wisconsin Badgers (14-6) at Value City Arena.
Sports bettors will find that the Buckeyes are 6.5-point home favorites in the NCAA basketball odds (courtesy of SBR Forum), while the total sits at 119.5 in the betting market.
Thomas combined to score 39 points in two games versus the Badgers last year, as the Buckeyes look to improve to 4-0 at home versus conference opponents during the 2012-13 season.
Let’s take a closer look at this marquee matchup from a betting perspective, while offering up a final prediction along the way.
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