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    The No. 17 Illinois Fighting Illini (7-2, 0-1 Big Ten) are at home in Big Ten action against the Penn State Nittany Lions (6-3, 0-1 Big Ten) on Saturday, December 10, 2022 at 12:00 PM ET. The Fighting Illini are double-digit favorites by 10 points in the game. The over/under is 140 for the matchup.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Fighting Illini vs. Nittany Lions

    • Game Day: Saturday, December 10, 2022
    • Game Time: 12:00 PM ET
    • Location: Champaign, Illinois
    • Arena: State Farm Center
    Illinois vs Penn State Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Illinois -10 140

    Illinois Betting Stats & Information

    • Illinois has gone 4-1 in games when it was listed as the moneyline favorite (winning 80%).
    • The Fighting Illini have never played a game this season with moneyline odds of -523 or shorter.
    • So far this season, the Fighting Illini have compiled a 6-3-0 record against the spread.
    • The average total Illinois has had set in matchups this year is 3.8 more points than this outing’s point total.

    Penn State Betting Stats & Info

    • Penn State has lost both games it has played as underdogs this season.
    • The Nittany Lions have not entered a game this season as a bigger underdog on the moneyline than the +393 odds on them winning this game.
    • The Nittany Lions’ ATS record is 5-4-0 this year.
    • The average point total for Penn State this season is two points higher than this game’s over/under.

    Illinois vs. Penn State Season Stat Comparison

    Illinois Rank Illinois AVG Penn State AVG Penn State Rank
    34th 81.3 Points Scored 74.8 141st
    50th 62.4 Points Allowed 67.2 143rd
    36th 36.9 Rebounds 32.3 198th
    82nd 10.4 Off. Rebounds 5.4 353rd
    25th 9.9 3pt Made 11.7 4th
    74th 15.4 Assists 15.7 66th
    325th 14.9 Turnovers 9.4 9th

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Illinois Fighting Illini Leaders

    • Terrence Shannon Jr. leads the Fighting Illini in scoring and rebounding, accumulating 19.3 points and 6.2 rebounds per game.
    • Coleman Hawkins leads Illinois in assists, averaging four per game while also scoring 10 points per contest.
    • Shannon leads the Fighting Illini in three-point shooting, knocking down an average of 2.4 shots per game from beyond the arc.

    Penn State Nittany Lions Leaders

    • Jalen Pickett is at the top of nearly all of the Nittany Lions’ leaderboards by putting up 15.8 points, 7.8 rebounds and 7.7 assists per game.
    • Andrew Funk is reliable from distance and leads the Nittany Lions with 2.4 made threes per game.

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