Written and authored by NCAA Basketball March Madness Expert Analyst Charlie McDougall. Charliessports.com produces it for their 2015 Basketball game. The teams will play on Thursday January 15, 2015. At 9:00 PM EST on the ESPN Television Network.
The (10-6) Nebraska Cornhuskers of the Big-Ten Conference makes the trip from middle America to the Dairyland of the United States. The Nebraska Cornhuskers will play the (15-2) and sixth-ranked Wisconsin Badgers also of the Big 10 in 2015 College Basketball action. The teams will play at Kohl Center on campus in Madison, Wisconsin. This Sports Handicapper believes the Nebraska Cornhuskers are not playing the way they are capable. The Wisconsin Badgers are being picked by many experts to make their second consecutive appearance in the Final Four. The betting line has Wisconsin as a whopping sixteen-point road underdog Against The Spread, the total is not available for Thursday Night’s game.
The 2015 Nebraska Cornhuskers are 2-2 in Conference play after winners of their last two. The Cornhuskers beat Illinois by ten points at home on Sunday the 11th and defeated Rutgers by sixteen on the 8th. Guard/Forward Terran Pettway and Junior Shevon Shields are the only players on the teams scoring in double-digits. Pettway is pouring in nearly nineteen per game while Shields is at seventeen per contest. Nebraska is 3-1 Against The Spread their last four against Wisconsin and has the athleticism to play with the number six team in the land. The betting odds under the total is 15-5 Nebraska last twenty against Big 10 opponents. The Nebraska Cornhuskers are 3-6 their last nine NCAA Basketball ATS Expert Predictions going over the betting odds total twice and staying under seven times. Nebraska seems to be getting it back on track after a rough December. Head Coach Tim Miles took the Cornhuskers to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in a while last season. Nebraska lost by fourteen points to Baylor in the first round of the 2014 NCAA March Madness Tournament.
The 2015 Wisconsin Badgers are 3-1 in Conference play after a 67-62 road loss at Rutgers on Sunday January 11th. The program has one of the most respected coaches in all of College Basketball. Bo Ryan has two of the best big men in the nation to man the post. Sam Dekker scored fifteen in the recent defeat to the Scarlet Knights. Frank Kaminsky sat out the Rutgers game with a concussion but will probably Thursday against Nebraska. Senior Point Guard Traevon Jackson is the spark plug that make the team go and must take over as the leader. The betting odds over the total is 7-1 Wisconsin last eight against the Big Ten Conference. The Wisconsin Badgers are 4-6 ATS their last ten, going over the betting odds total five times and staying under five. The Badgers are only 1-4 their last five Against The Number. Fans at the Kohl Center are looking forward to a breakout blowout game from the highly ranked Badgers.
Free Pick: Nebraska+16.