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    The Penn State Nittany Lions (12-6, 3-4 Big Ten) are at home in Big Ten play against the Nebraska Cornhuskers (10-9, 3-5 Big Ten) on Saturday, January 21, 2023 at 2:15 PM ET. The Nittany Lions are favored by 8.5 points in the game. The point total for the matchup is 132.5.

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    Game Info, Betting Lines for Nittany Lions vs. Cornhuskers

    • Game Day: Saturday, January 21, 2023
    • Game Time: 2:15 PM ET
    • Location: University Park, Pennsylvania
    • Arena: Bryce Jordan Center
    Penn State vs Nebraska Betting Information
    Favorite Spread Total
    Penn State -8.5 132.5

    Penn State Betting Stats & Information

    • Penn State has gone 10-1 in games when it was favored on the moneyline (winning 90.9%).
    • The Nittany Lions have never played a game this season with moneyline odds of -413 or shorter.
    • The Nittany Lions are 10-8-0 ATS this season.
    • The Cornhuskers are 1-4 against the spread when an underdog by 8.5 points or more this year.
    • Penn State’s average point total in outings this year is 141.6, 9.1 points higher than the total in this game.

    Nebraska Betting Stats & Info

    • Nebraska has won three, or 25%, of the 12 games it has played as underdogs this season.
    • The Cornhuskers have not been a bigger underdog this season than the +317 moneyline set for this game.
    • The Cornhuskers’ ATS record is 7-12-0 this season.
    • The Cornhuskers are 1-4 against the spread when an underdog by 8.5 points or more this season.
    • The average over/under in Nebraska’s games this year is 0.5 more points than the point total of 132.5 for this outing.

    Penn State vs. Nebraska Season Stat Comparison

    Penn State Rank Penn State AVG Nebraska AVG Nebraska Rank
    131st 74.5 Points Scored 66.2 313th
    117th 67.1 Points Allowed 66.8 111th
    248th 31 Rebounds 33.7 112th
    358th 5.1 Off. Rebounds 8.6 201st
    5th 10.9 3pt Made 6.1 304th
    79th 14.8 Assists 13.1 200th
    1st 8.3 Turnovers 12.4 198th

    This Matchup’s Impact Players

    Penn State Nittany Lions Leaders

    • The leader in scoring, rebounding and assists for the Nittany Lions is Jalen Pickett, who averages 17.7 points, 7.7 rebounds and 7.3 assists per game.
    • The Nittany Lions get the most three-point shooting production out of Andrew Funk, who knocks down 3.1 threes per game.

    Nebraska Cornhuskers Leaders

    • Derrick Walker holds the top spot on the Cornhuskers leaderboards for scoring and rebounding with 13.6 points and 7.9 rebounds per game.
    • Sam Griesel notches more assists than any other Nebraska teammate with 4.1 per game. He also scores 11.4 points and pulls down 5.5 rebounds per game.
    • Keisei Tominaga is the top scorer from the three-point line for the Cornhuskers, hitting 1.5 threes per game.

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