Point Spread: -4.50 | -105.00 Illinois (Away)
The Minnesota Golden Gophers have lost five of their last seven games. As a team, the Golden Gophers are putting up 74.8 points a game and they are shooting 40.3 percent from the field and 29.1 percent from deep. On the defensive end, they are giving up 72.6 points and their opponents are shooting 43.4 percent from the field and 33.6 percent from deep. The offense is led by Marcus Carr with 20.6 points and he grabs 3.9 rebounds a game. Liam Robbins adds 13.8 points and he grabs 7.3 rebounds.
The Illinois Fighting Illini have proven they can win on the road this season and do it by an average of 8.6 points. The Minnesota Golden Gophers are 9-4-1 against the spread at home this season, but they're shooting just 39 percent from the field in their last five games. Illinois has one of if not the best player in the Big 10 and have a great inside-outside game. They will cover this small number.
Play on Illinois.